Heading out on a European Adventure this summer? Bring with you the perfect travel companion: a beautiful scarf to keep you warm and fashionable on your travels. Inspired by the architecture of Milan this gothic architectural scarf is embellished with qua trefoil accents, a prominent feature on gothic cathedrals and buildings of that time. Taking direct inspiration from the Milan Cathedral itself, this design features the various pointed arches and crockets on each of these arches with the qua trefoils on each arch as seen on the beautiful cathedral.
Designed in two sizes and made from the highest quality of Merino Wool, these scarves are ready to ship. Part of a new ART-chitecture series they are the first of many to be released.
More Architectural Inspiration scarves with a floral stone tracery feel. All of these designs are available for order at http://www.valeriebaberdesigns.etsy.com This group of scarves new this season were inspired once again by the many Gothic Cathedrals of the past especially the Milan Cathedral. This amazing building was designed and built by many architects, artists, craftsmen and so many more. It is one of the most decorated Gothic Cathedrals that took over 200 years to build. The various architects used a lot of floral inspiration in their stone tracery throughout the Milan Cathedral as shown below.
The various floral accents on the Floral Tracery Gothic Cathedral Inspired scarves were inspired by the Milan Cathedral and other Gothic Cathedrals of the past. As mentioned in my previous blogs I will be restarting my Architectural project as you can see why. There is so much inspiration that I felt I needed to go another direction and begin my project with various Architectural buildings to pull my inspiration from. I will be adding these designs to my work soon for Fall and Winter 2015/16.
It amazes me the incredible amount of work that has gone into these beautiful buildings. I am awed at their creativity and design as each Gothic Cathedral stands alone in unique stature expressing the Architect, Artist and Craftsmen ideas and design skills that have stood for many years in their beautiful strength. The Gothic Architecture era had a huge impact on how we design and build today.
Check my website soon for dates I am at the local St. Albert Farmers Market in the fall as well some of my work will be at another booth by the library at the Wiggles and Giggles booth. Website: www.vbaberdesigns.com