Sketchary! – Oscar de la Renta

Posted on Sep 14, 2017 in Blog, Fashion, Sketchary
Sketchary! – Oscar de la Renta

*post in italiano dopo quello inglese Which is the main characteristic of my sketchbook? It is an explicit representation of my dreams closet. Among the designers who have made my fantasy travel over the years, there is surely Oscar de la Renta. Today’s illustration is inspired by the Spring 2018 collection, on the catwalk of the […]

Sketchary! – A warm winter with Zara

Posted on Sep 7, 2017 in Blog, Fashion, Illustration, Sketchary
Sketchary! – A warm winter with Zara

In Berlin, summer is already a memory, and you have to prepare for the cold winter. Looking around, I fell in love with a pale pink synthetic fur coat by Zara. Perfect to make cool even the simplest outfit 😉 xo A Berlino l’estate è già un ricordo e bisogna iniziare a prepararsi alle temperature […]

The Wow! Factor: temporary tattoos by Pis Saro

Posted on Sep 6, 2017 in Beauty, Blog, Fashion, The Wow! Factor
The Wow! Factor: temporary tattoos by Pis Saro

Un post condiviso da Pis Saro🍃 (@pissaro_tattoo) in data: 31 Ago 2017 alle ore 08:55 PDT *post in italiano dopo quello inglese I like beautiful drawings on paper as well as on the body (as you can see from my photos). Tattoos are a huge source of inspiration and, often, I spend hours on Instagram […]

Gotcha!ry: Mirror… Mirror…

Posted on Sep 4, 2017 in Blog, Fashion, Gotcha!ry, Illustration
Gotcha!ry: Mirror… Mirror…

August was dedicated to relaxing and, most of all, to a break from the social media, pleasure and pain of our times. The holiday in Sardinia has made me want to see the world with my own eyes and not through the screen of my iPhone. And, after 20 days spent in the intimacy of […]

Sketchary! – Viktor & Rolf Couture AW17

Posted on Aug 31, 2017 in Blog, Fashion, Illustration, Sketchary
Sketchary! – Viktor & Rolf Couture AW17

*Post in italiano dopo quello inglese After three weeks of vacation spent in Sardinia, I’m back in Berlin with my laptop, a new illustration and so many things that I would like to share with you.

Sketchary! – Carolina Herrera Resort 2018

Posted on Aug 3, 2017 in Blog, Fashion, Illustration, Sketchary
Sketchary! – Carolina Herrera Resort 2018

Today’s illustration is inspired by Carolina Herrera’s Resort 2018 collection. If you’re not quite familiar with the meaning of the term Resort (and we’re not talking about holidays), it is a Pre-Collection that anticipates the Spring-Summer of the following year. Today fashion is not just one step ahead, but much more! L’illustrazione di oggi è […]

Summer Fashion Illustration Process Video

Posted on Aug 1, 2017 in Blog, Fashion, Process, Sketchary, Sketchary!, Video
Summer Fashion Illustration Process Video

August, the 1st: we are officially in the hottest month of the summer. The perfect look for this season? Find out by watching the “making of” of the latest illustration I made for Sketchary! Two clues: Flirting bathing suit Chiara Ferragni xo Ps: Are you looking for a more detailed tutorial? Read the post Process […]

Sketchary! – Summer time with #CFFLIRTING

Posted on Jul 27, 2017 in Blog, Fashion, Illustration, Sketchary
Sketchary! – Summer time with #CFFLIRTING

15 degree and constant rain: more than 27th of July it seems to be the 27th October. But this autumn weather will soon leave the place for the warm sun of Sardinia. In August Corrado and I will come back to his native land, and I can not wait to feel the sand under my […]

Process Video: Valentino Fall 2017 Couture

Posted on Jul 24, 2017 in Blog, Fashion, Illustration, Process, Video
Process Video: Valentino Fall 2017 Couture

*post in italiano dopo quello inglese Do you remember the post about Valentino Fall 2017 couture collection? Today, I share with you the process video, and I am going to explain how I create the illustration.

Sketchary! – Fabulous in tulle

Posted on Jul 20, 2017 in Blog, Fashion, Illustration
Sketchary! – Fabulous in tulle

A promise is a promise, so here I am, with the brand new (fashion) column: Sketchary! The purpose of this new weekly appointment is to peek through the pages of my sketchbook, where I am free to express myself with no limits, and where my best ideas arise. Ok, even those less smart! I love […]

Gotcha!ry: Les Merveilleuses

Posted on Jul 18, 2017 in Blog, Fashion, Illustration
Gotcha!ry: Les Merveilleuses

*post in italiano dopo quello inglese Do you think that novelties are finished? After the post “Manuela De Simone Blog in Feedspot Top 100 Fashion Illustration Blogs“, today I show you my new creation, part of the Gotcha!ry project, the glamor universe of the Gotcha! Girls. 

Manuela De Simone Blog in Feedspot Top 100 Fashion Illustration Blogs

Posted on Jul 17, 2017 in Blog, Illustration, News
Manuela De Simone Blog in Feedspot Top 100 Fashion Illustration Blogs

*post in italiano dopo quello inglese The week could not start in a better way, as you can see from the words on Victoria’s,  one of my Gotcha! Girls, T-shirt. Happy Thoughts.

Inside the sketchbook: Valentino Fall 2017 Couture

Posted on Jul 13, 2017 in Blog, Fashion, Illustration
Inside the sketchbook: Valentino Fall 2017 Couture

*post in italiano dopo quello inglese A week a little bit slower than usual due to the flu I took during the trip to Prague. Verified my human nature made of flesh and bones (a detail which I often forget), I realize that can also happen to me to spend a whole (long) weekend dragging myself […]

Inside the Sketchbook: Fall 2017 Couture Christian Dior

Posted on Jul 5, 2017 in Blog, Fashion, Illustration
Inside the Sketchbook: Fall 2017 Couture Christian Dior

Bright reds – scarlet, pillar-box red, crimson or cherry – are very cheerful and youthful. There is certainly a red for everyone. Christian Dior

Fashion Illustration Process Video: Peach Playing in Zanotti & Lanvin

Posted on Jun 26, 2017 in Blog, Fashion, Illustration, Video
Fashion Illustration Process Video: Peach Playing in Zanotti & Lanvin

*post in italiano dopo quello inglese During these days, summer seems to have left Berlin for a rainy and colder climate: I still have to get used to this new and unpredictable weather… don’t forget that I come from the hot Rome! With this autumnal more than summer mood, I was happy to spend the […]