Mio Design NYC

Miodrag Guberinic is a costume designer and artisan working out of NYC. His studio, Mio Design NYC, has done work for Madonna, Katy Perry, Shiseido and others, and was a winner of 3 separate awards in 2016’s World of Wearable Art competition. His work has been featured in window displays, music videos, and magazine spreads, and we have been ecstatic to learn he loves to use Worbla in his work!

We’ve collected a gallery of some of Mio’s work you can see below. And be sure to check out his website and instagram for more amazing, awe-inspiring images!

World of Wearable Art

Khepri:
By Miodrag Guberinic & Alexa Cach,
Winner of the Wellington International Award: Americas and Second in the David Jones Avant Garde Section

Eden: Cruise Show


Helia‘ headpiece
Base created with Worbla’s Mesh Art, structure made out of brass and swarowski crystals with vintage brass components.

Sweden’s Elephant Ball


Mask created as part of the fashion project and fundraiser “The Perfect World Foundation” for the “Elephant ball” in Sweden.
Last image credit to josespaillat

Shiseido RougeRouge


Red Queen Hat base made of Wobla’s Finest Art


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Theia Bridal Collection.


Clear & Crystal Corset made out of Worbla’s TranspArt
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Clear crystal corset finale. ♡ collaboration with @theiacouture @dononeilldesign

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Want to find more of Mio Design NYC’s work? Check out his website and instagram

Worbla and Corsetry

Photography by Hanny Honeymoon Photography Silver Thistle outfit by Royal Black
Photography by Hanny Honeymoon Photography
Silver Thistle outfit by Royal Black

Here at Worbla.com we are always finding new and amazing ways Worbla has been used to create beautiful and often breathtaking art. We’ve started to see Worbla incorporated into amazing corsetry, and have created a small gallery below. If you have used Worbla in your corset, bustier or stays, please let us know!

Work by Royal Black:

Royal Black is a couture label based in Vienna / Austria, which has specialized in finest handcrafted corsetry, evening wear and costumes. Their work has inspired many, with an artisan mix of luxurious fabrics, perfect fit, classic couture and tailoring techniques as well as new technologies like lasercutting, engraving or 3D printing turn each garment into a unique piece of wearable art.

Glorious Empire Collection:
The Crown Princess:
Lasercut Worbla on the epaulettes and hip pieces.

The Empress:
Lasercut Worbla on the shoulder pieces and collar.

The Admiral/Black Admiral:
Worbla used in the Epaulets.

The Concubine:
Worbla was sculpted into the Shoulder pieces, which are on strong magnets and detachable.

Enchanted Garden Collection:

Holly Gold and Silver Thistle
Worbla leaves and Sunflowers.

Costumes & Characters:

Atlantis:
The seahorses, starfish and the anchor are made from handpainted Worbla.

‘Mantis vs Alien’ by Rainbow Curve Corsetry

Couture: Rainbow Curve Corsetry
Photogaphy: Sheridan’s Art
Model: Illyria Okami
Mua: Jane von Vintage make-up
Hair: Julia Lion Hair

Rainbow Curve Corsetry shared their build process here, be sure to visit her page to see the in-depth process.

Fairytas by Jolien-Rosanne

Fairytas by Jolien-Rosanne is an amazing artist and designer based in the Netherlands who has been incorporating Worbla into her designs with breathtaking results, such as this Pheonix Dress modeled by CreatureHabit with photography by Saffels Photography.
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Charlotte Kelleher is a Wellington, NZ based Costume Artist, Prop builder and Armour Technician serving film, theatre and other creative industries with high-quality costumes and props. Her works are distinguished by their elegance and the finesse of execution, and she is a current finalist in the 2016 World of Wearable Art competition in the Weta Workshop Costume and Film section.

Charlotte used Worbla for this fantastic headpiece and corset, photographed by Matt Barnes.

 

Couture Fashion

Worbla isn’t just being used on stage and conventions – Fashion and Couture Designers are starting to really experiment with new materials, and Worbla allows for some fantastic creativity.

Fairytas by Jolien-Rosanne has been incorporating Worbla into her designs with breathtaking results, such as this Pheonix Dress, Modeled by CreatureHabit with Photography by Saffels Photography.

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Laura Kane Designs used Worbla to create this amazing oyster shell jacket. She built up a form using plastic wrap and duct tape and shaped the Worbla over to create this fantastically organic shape, and her paint included sand and stone textures to further emphasize the organic nature.


 
The wonderful Charlotte Kelleher used Worbla for this fantastic headpiece and corset, photographed by Matt Barnes.

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