It’s #PASSIONALhalloween 2016 and in preparation for this year’s Diabolique Ball: Futurotica we’ve invested in a limited collection of the dark futuristic vinyl fashions of Europe’s futurotic fashion phantasm Tatjana Warrneke. a self-taught designer currently based in Germany whose looks you will immediately recognize. Enjoy highlights from this new limited collection, below, and order for […]Read More Shiny Vinyl Dark Fantasy from Tatjana
For 7 full days visitors at PASSIONAL Boutique looked at the sewn samples of our design contestants and cast a total of 39 ballots where they scored their favorites. The results of that effort were the following score’s in the PASSIONAL Peoples’ Choice portion of the contest (drumroll please…) 1st place (Final score: 91) Emily […]Read More Peoples Choice Results: Do Tell! design contest
Jaslyn Martinez was our first entrant: Veronica Blooms Local designer Emily Burns contributed her entries:Read More Fashion Design Contest Finalists
PASSIONAL Boutique Do Tell: Military Style Student Design Competition It’s that time again! PASSIONAL Boutique, Philadelphia’s retailer of corsets, fashion and passion is sponsoring its second student design competition. The competition is open to fashion design students who can sketch, design and provide sewn samples of their work. In 2009, the first contest was launched […]Read More Do Tell: 2011 Student Design Competition!
Audra Phillips’ design The Gentlemen Aristocrat won first prize in the first ever PASSIONAL Student Design Competition. For the 2009 competition, students were asked to create a costume based on Steampunk, a sci-fi genre involving post-victorian and early industrial time travel and adventure. Six students were chosen as finalists and created six samples for possible […]Read More Audra Phillips- Student Design Winner