Hello everyone. People who are reading this are surely nature lover and who are not will be after this post. Nature is not just about trees or greenery, its also about autumn or color at different time of the day. It is also about the animals, soil and fire! It just us, who have to see nature’s every aspect with beauty!
Fashion designer’s being so creative couldn’t leave aside nature! And so here I am gonna discuss about beautiful couture as well as ready to wear pieces by designers, getting inspired by nature and then getting them on fabric with different techniques.
Let us first see, nature inspiration, and are transferred on fabric by printing! The biggest example lies in your cupboard – your floral printed jacket, t-shirt, pant etc.
Now, coming to the second technique- dying! Different techiques of dying like ombre dying, tie and dye, stone dying are used. They are basically used to show the color gradient with almost same intensity.
Now moving on to the next technique- Applique and patchworks. This is the one of the most common technique to show the layering concept of nature, like lotus leaves on water. Also there is a technique patchwork. According to the color required fabrics are patched and converted to single fabric!
Now, the next technique is embroidery. This technique has no end. embroidery can be done with anything in the world . it might be mirror work, gold threads, stones, sequences, origami flowers etc. Its one of the most used technique in coutures!
Finally the last one, pleating and draping, when the fabric it self in pleated or draped in a way to give the same effect of folds of nature.
So, these are one of the best and beautiful example of dresses inspired by nature. Nature in any form is beautiful and elegant. So, now I am sure you will be more clear about how to take your look if you are a nature lover! And yes don’t forget, florals are all over this season!