Josephine Sherwood


My main interests include; writing, social media, styling, layout and fashion history.

Appreciation or Appropriation?

However, at what point does cultural appreciation become cultural appropriation, or racism? Designers have always cited the artwork, textiles and traditional attire of other cultures as sources of inspiration. But how do we gauge the line between respect for other cultures and the exploitation of cultural imagery?

WFG: Savelli Geneve- Jarden Secret

"I wanted to create something totally new, never attempted before. A jewel of tomorrow, only for women." Savelli Genève, also known as "Savelli", is a luxury products firm based in Geneva, and the first company to create luxury smartphones targeting an exclusively female audience. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- The 'Line of Grace' Elégante, Précieuse and Merveilleuse.

Moments Musicaux
Elle and River Island Competition: Shortlisted

I was shortlisted in a style layout competition held by Elle magazine and River Island in which the winner was given the opportunity to assist a future Elle style shoot. My entry was shortlisted as one of the final 10 out of several hundred.

Summer Shoe Stunners competition

I was one of the three winners of Polyvore's 2011 style layout competition entitled 'Summer Shoe Stunners'. Second place out of 3200 entries.