Tag Archives: Peter Saville

Supreme x Vans 2013 Spring/Summer Collection

20130304-130013.jpgTo celebrate the coming solstice, Supreme has released a capsule collection in conjunction with Vans, basking in its skate heritage with an all-over floral print – aptly juxtaposing alternative punk culture with 19th century European art. Here, the popular SK8- Hi, Chukka and Era receive covet renditions courtesy of artwork from New Order’s 1983 album release: Power, Corruption & Lies. The album sleeve was designed by English art director Peter Saville who interpolated his idea from French artist Henri Fantin-Latour’s “A Basket of Roses” painting. The Chukka and Era will feature canvas uppers with leather lining and in-soles, and as usual the SK8-Hi will feature a premium suede toe box and canvas leather accents, rounded up with a white vulcanized sole on all profiles. The capsule collection will be available in-store in NY, LA and London and online on March 7, in addition to availability in Japan from March 9 onwards.

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England Kit by Peter Saville: A Closer Look

A couple of weeks ago we showed you the new England kit. Now we have a closer look at the Umbro kit by graphic designer, Peter Saville. He adds his signature style to the shirt by adding a new fabric print on the shoulder, inspired by the diversity of England, and is done through his interpretation of the classic St. George’s cross symbol. The traditional red cross is now joined by the blue, green and purple (which symbolizes bespoke tradition in England). In Saville’s own words “ Both the nation and fans themselves are more diverse than before…Football is a language that everyone can relate to and the new England home kit provides the perfect canvas to reflect what England looks like today. The reality of modern England is expressed in this patter as it reclaims the St. George’s cross to positively represent our contemporary society”.

New Peter Saville Designed England Kit

Football magazine FourFourTwo/ Football Culture revealed the first pictures of the new England 11/13 Home football kit made by Umbro.

Designer Peter Saville designed the new England kit which can be seen in a special booklet in the magazine, along with an interview with the Manchester born designer. You’ll see the most important pages below.

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Peter Saville OMD ‘History of Modern’ Album Cover

Whilst Peter Saville might be best known for his work with the likes of Factory Records, Joy Division and New Order, the legendary designer hasn’t stopped working with album covers. Saville has designed the cover for British Band OMD’s latest album, ‘History of Modern’.