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14 amazing fashion illustrators

On December 10 we’ve launched the fourth collaboration project with Vogue Talents. Thanks to this collaboration there’s the possibility to get an interview on Vogue Talents, 15 creative professionals have received their interview.  Learn more.

Take a look at these great Fashion Illustrators.

1. Sabine Pieper 

Berlin based illustrator. Pieper has worked for fashion advertising clients like Valentino and created illustrations for magazines like Harper’s Bazaar.


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2. Hiroshi Tanabe

Hiroshi Tanabe was graduated from Tama Art College with a degree in graphic design in Tokyo. Tanabe divides his time between Japan and New York. Tanabe has worked for clients like The New Yorker, Vogue Paris, Neiman Marcus, Nokia, HBO, Sony music etc..


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3. Rene Gruau

(4 February 1909 – 31 March 2004) Gruau became one of the best known artists during the 1940 – 50’s when he worked for high – style magazines such as, Marie-Claire, L’Officiel and many more. Gruau’s work is recognized internationally in some of the most prestigious museums, like the Louvre.


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4. Paper Fashion

Katie Rodgers created the site Paper Fashion in 2009 as an outlet to share her fantastical watercolors with the world. She has been commissioned by the likes of Cartier, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Valentino, Swarovski, Clé de Peau, Kate Spade, Coach, Alicia Keys…


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5. Megan Hess

“Illustration is essentially an imaginary world”

Her renowned clients include: Chanel, Dior, Tiffany & Co., Yves Saint Laurent, Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, Fendi, Ladurée, The Ritz Hotel Paris, Candace Bushnell, Michelle Obama, Cartier, Laduree, Montblanc, Balenciaga…


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6. Kei Meguro

Kei Meguro was born in Tokyo now living in New York City. She designs and illustrates for clients such as: Chanel, Wallpaper Magazine, Spotify and many more.


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7. David Downton

David Downton has attended Paris Haute Couture shows for more than a decade. His illustrations chart both the back stage and front of house of the couture world. His portfolio includes portraits of models Erin O’Connor, Lily Cole, Linda Evangelista and Carmen.

David Downton’s commercial clients include Tiffany’s New York, SAKS 5th Avenue, Selfridges, Harvey Nichols, Burberry, and the British Fashion Council.


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8. Gary Fernandez

Gary Gernandez is an amazing artist, his work can be applied to fashion as well on many other product categories. Gary has worked with brands like Coca-Cola, WordPress and many more.


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9. Laura Laine

Laura Laine is a Helsinki based illustrator. After completing her studies in fashion design she has been working full-time as an illustrator. She is also teaching fashion illustration in various fashion schools.   

Her recent clients include Vogue Japan, Vogue Germany, Sephora, Elle, Zara, H&M, The New York Times and many more…


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10. Cedric Rivrain

Fashion illustrator and artist Cédric Rivrain from Paris.

Well known for the fashion illustrations he’s drawn for the likes of Lanvin, Sonia Rykiel, John Galliano, and Rue du Mail.


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11. Cecilia Carlstedt

Drawing and painting has always been Cecilias medium of expression from an early age. After beginning her formal studies at the Stockholm University reading the History of Art she continued with a foundation and BA in Graphic design and illustration at the London Collage of Communication which also included a semester of exchange at the F.I T in New York. After graduating 2003 she begun her career as an illustrator and have since then been commissioned for a wide range of clients such as H&M, La Perla, Swarovski, Paul Smith, Victoria Secret, Martini Gold, Elle, Vogue, New York Times and W magazine.


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12.  Sonia Hensler

Sonia Hensler is a young. UK based artist with extensive, worldwide experience in a variety of areas, ranging from editorial work and art direction to web design and bespoke portraiture.


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13.  Ayano Otani

Born in Tokyo, moved to Ho Chi Minh City in 2010.

 2012.10 solo exhibition (Ho Chi Minh City)

2013.5 Studio Co Fashion Show (Ho Chi Minh City)

2013.10 Saigon Artbook exhibition (Ho Chi Minh City)

2014.8 Asia Hotel Art Fair (Seoul)

2014.10 Asia Contemporary Art Show (Hong kong)

2014.10 Saigon Artbook 1year anniversary exhibition (Ho Chi Minh City)

2014.11 Small things group show (VinGallery, Vietnam)

2014.11 Bank Art Fair  (Singapore)



14.  Natalie – Piccalaqui illustration


On December 10 we’ve launched the fourth collaboration project with Vogue Talents. Thanks to this collaboration there’s the possibility to get an interview on Vogue Talents, 15 creative professionals have received their interview.  Learn more.

If you want to suggest us fashion illustrators to add to this list write to: wefw@wowcracy.com

See you.