BEASTS STARING

This is the first in a series of fashion illustrations by Lara Klawikowski, entitled ‘Beasts Staring’.


KAMIKAZE CREATURE

This is a dress I designed for singer | song-writer | performer Lindiwe Suttle, for her album Kamikaze Art.

PHOTOGRAPHER | Paul Cocks
MODEL | Caitlin Dobson
HAIR & MAKE-UP | Shahnaz Cola-Wrensch
DESIGN & STYLING | Lara Klawikowski

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IT’S A MATERIAL WORLD

lara klawikowski | it's a material world

I was selected as a finalist in the Vodacom Durban July Fashion Challenge 2012. This is my design for the theme “It’s a material world”.

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BRIDAL

I recently did a photoshoot with some of my wedding dress designs.

PHOTOGRAPHER | Paul Cocks
MODEL | Caitlin Dobson
HAIR & MAKE-UP | Shahnaz Cola-Wrensch
DESIGN & STYLING | Lara Klawikowski

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ENMESHED WOMAN

An eco hedonistic story with recycled garments by Lara Klawikowski, featured in Dossier Magazine.

PHOTOGRAPHY | Vivian de Waal
ASSISTANT | Jade Kohler
HAIR & MAKE-UP | Kristy Cochius
MODEL | Canise Jackson
STYLING | Lara Klawikowski

See the photoshoot here


EERIE FIELD SHOOT

My black and grey melted/burnt chiffon evening dress was used in this eerie photoshoot recently.

STYLING | Betina Louw
PHOTOGRAPHY | Johan Wilke


FANTASTIC DRESS

The dress I designed for the Vodacom Durban July Fashion Challenge this year was used in this photoshoot.

STYLING | Vanessa Gsell
PHOTOGRAPHY | Debra Roets


FANTASTIC DRESS FOR VDJ 2011

this is my winning design for the Vodacom Durban July Fashion Challenge 2011, made from Japanese fans and re-fabricated silk


APRIL SHOOT

STYLING | Betina Louw
PHOTOGRAPHY | Johan Wilke


GROTTO SHOOT

My designs were used in a photoshoot at Grotto Bay recently. The shoot is featured in the current issue of Gia Magazine, www.giamagazine.com.

PHOTOGRAPHY | Niko Mitrunen
STYLING | Catharina van Wyk

See the images here


3x3x3 at CO-OP

I designed textured vests for 3x3x3 at Cabinet at Co-op, made from re-fabricated tencil and cotton viole.


FICTIONAL FEAST IN HOUSE & LEISURE

My designs were featured in a photoshoot ‘a fictional feast’ in the August 2011 issue of House&Leisure magazine.


Golden chiffon dress & ice-grey re-fabricated vest by LARA KLAWIKOWSKI


Navy re-fabricated bustier by LARA KLAWIKOWSKI


Ice-olive corset & mesh blouse by LARA KLAWIKOWSKI


SENTIENT COOL’ SHOOT

Designs by Lara Klawikowski, photographed by fine artist and commercial photographer, Leah Hawker, featured in Design Indaba Magazine 2nd Quarter 2010, in a spread entitled, ‘Sentient Cool’.


COSMOPOLITAN MAGAZINE APRIL 2010

Designs by Lara Klawikowski featured in the April 2010 Issue of Cosmopolitan Magazine South Africa.


MONUMENTAL FASHION

My collection was photographed at the Paarl Language Monument and the images were featured in Design Indaba Magazine.

MODEL | Lala Quail
PHOTOGRAPHER | Guido Schwarz
HAIR & MAKE-UP | Marite Croux

See all the looks here


COSMOPOLITAN MAGAZINE MARCH 2010

Digitally printed draped dress by Lara Klawikowski, featured in the March 2010 issue of Cosmopolitan Magazine South Africa.


CHEW

This outfit was style by Robyn Cooke backstage at Arise Cape Town Fashion 2009 and featured in CHEW magazine.


ARISE CAPE TOWN FASHION WEEK 2009

Lara Klawikowski runway looks from Arise Cape Town Fashion Week 2009, photographed by Simon Deiner and we-are-awesome.