For the first capsule collection from exclusive women’s sportswear label LUCAS HUGH, creative director Anjhe Mules commissioned artist Tahnee Lonsdale’s Babel painting to be digitally reproduced as a fabric print across key summer pieces. Future collections will feature further artist collaborations. “We chose the Babel painting for its beautiful colour and the symbolism’s fit with the Lucas Hugh ethos; the idea exercise can be more than a journey towards looking and feeling good – it can be the ultimate expression of vitality, the freedom of body and mind in perfect harmony.” Anjhe Mules
The colourful, abstract world of artist Tahnee Lonsdale has been transformed into a series of limited edition scarves by luxury British designer Mercy Delta, available exclusively from Matches from November 2013. Plum pinks, acid yellows, ochres, concrete greys and colours of the forest come to play with the fantasy creatures that feature throughout Tahnee Lonsdale’s work. Miniature bears, dogs, rabbits and robots roam each giant canvas, five of which have been have been reproduced as stunning 200 x 70 cm handmade modal scarves.
Purling London Art Chess are unique and unrepeatable chess sets hand-painted by British based contemporary artists. The pieces are as much fine, hardwood, strikingly coloured sculptures, as they are part of a professional grade, 34 piece, triple weighted playable board game.