All posts by Daniella Christina

Mariano Fortuny – Venetian Artisan

Whilst exploring Venice over summer, I visited the ‘Fortuny’s palazzo,’ a nineteenth century building that once belonged to Mariano Fortuny. The museum is covered from floor to ceiling with marvelous objects. As you walk around, you can imagine what life was like at the time. With a grand piano, theater-sets, costumes and textiles displayed, creating […]

Make & Believe Magazine

In addition to the fashion label, I am (Daniella Christina) launching a new online magazine. The magazine will explore fashion, culture and vintage across the UK. Keeping the Make & Believe ethos as the design label, the magazine is all about individuality. The idea being an open door, showcasing talent and cultural news. As the unique […]

Stepping out of the Shadows

Art has always influenced fashion, this seasons new collection was photographed in an art gallery. Reminiscing back to the 1960s abstract art movement and Hitchcock films. Where ‘Piet Mondrian’ art work was transformed into an ‘Yves Saint Laurent’ dress (1965) and “Ossie Clark” collection was bold with block geometric shapes. Creating sharp lines and dark […]

Fashion Illustration

Fashion illustration captures design and brings it to life, so very excited to announce the winner of the illustration competition is ‘Marija Dvarionaite’. There were very high standard of entries but Marija illustration represents the fashion labels ethos and style perfectly. Now her illustration has been added to Daniella Christina blog page. With additional illustrations coming […]

Tim Walker Exhibition

Tim Walket Exhibition at Somerset House There are some things that you just cant describe and you need to see. The Tim Walker, exhibition is one of those extraordinary occasions. His photography work is of another world, a world where everything is out of proportion and has an unconventional beauty. “The way I work, I have […]