the title “GEAR” in a motorsports inspired font, above fake sponsor logos designed by Nina Britschgi, in the background Tamara de Lempicka’s 1929 painting “Autoportrait”, a self portrait of her wearing a grey cap while sitting in a green Bugatti.
the title “GEAR” in a motorsports inspired font, above fake sponsor logos designed by Nina Britschgi, in the background Tamara de Lempicka’s 1929 painting “Autoportrait”, a self portrait of her wearing a grey cap while sitting in a green Bugatti.
Gear concept board outlining every aspect of the collection
Two images of Nina Rindt sitting track-side with her clipboard and stopwatch
Nina Rindt standing in front of a green race car and blue sky in a pale grey fur coat. Photo from the late 1960s.Black and white photo of Nina Rindt standing track side in a white turtleneck and light fur coat, surrounded by men. Photo from the late 1960s.Moodboard of Nina Rindt Style Inspiration Images
a collage of 3 Tamara de Lempicka paintings: “Auto-Portrait”, 1929, “Doctor Boucard”, 1929, and “Rhythm”, 1924.a moodboard of tamara de lempicka paintings.
classic / vintage car inspiration and research  moodboarda collage of a vintage car and motorsport inspired fonta collage of a vintage car and motorsport inspired fonta collage of a vintage car and motorsport inspired fonta collage of a vintage car and motorsport inspired font
car interior materials inspiration: a mood board of tortoiseshell samplesa mood board of glamorous vintage fashion inspiration
Jochen Rindt in his racing Overall with sponsor patches attached vis a vis a Model in a motorsport inspired red T-shirta mood board of motorsport outfit inspiration - mainly overalls with sponsor logos on them
2 close-up images of sponsor logos on racing overallsmood board of sponsor logos on racing overalls
Imaginary sponsors designed by Nina Britschgi: Van Hopper Cigarettes, Beluga Tires, Alastor Motor Oil, Raskolnikov Vodka, Solstice Watches, Triton Investment Management, Mollis private Banking, Nemesis Insurance Solutions
motorsport inspired fonts research moodboard
insurance and tire company logo research and designsalcohol, watch, cigarette and motor oil companies logo research and designs
color mood board with initial inspirations for the GEAR collection
development of the color palettefabric print design inspirations
folds textile printfinal color and materials / Print mood board for the GEAR collection
sketches of the 3 final looksa collection of early sketches
accessories inspiration images along with a photo of the "tire bag"
accessories mood boardshoe sketches
hat inspirationleather hat that was ultimately cut from the collectionPre-Project Racing overall for the Kunsthalle Basel Project inspired by the Maria Loboda Exhibit - Mrs. Van Hoppertwo images of GEAR garments and sunglassestwo images (front and side view) of the suede wrap-around scarf and gloves combo item, and turban
turbans do things for youvintage turban-hat inspiration
Mrs. Van Hopper cigarettes, official sponsor fake advertising, Nina Britschgisketch of final looks next to drafts of the Mrs. Van Hopper Cigarette Ads
Van Hopper cigarettes, official sponsor fake advertisingVan Hopper cigarettes, official sponsor fake advertisingVan Hopper cigarettes, official sponsor fake advertising, Nina Britschgi
Look 3 - Blanket CoatLook 1 - pastel purple and white overall with sponsor logo vinyl transfers on sleeveBlanket Coat with Beluga Tires logo on backGEAR Jumpsuit
GEAR cargo overall with pockets on pantsGEAR cargo overall with pockets and pen loops on legmotorsport uniform inspired GEAR overall, front view
GEAR jumpsuit with sunglasses and turban-hatGEAR jumpsuit with Vinyl transfer Logo and stripe down frontGEAR jumpsuit, back viewGEAR jumpsuit, back detail view
GEAR overallLook 3 - faux-leather "Spoiler" pants and chiffon topBlanket coat and GEAR Jumpsuit
Blanket coat rear-view with Beluga Tires logo (vinyl transfer)Blanket coat and spoiler pantsBlanket CoatGEAR jumpsuit with vinyl transfer logo and stripe down center frontLook 3GEAR overallGear Jumpsuit with turban-hat
GEAR jumpsuit with pink and red bootsGEAR jumpsuitGEAR jumpsuit with pink and red boots
GEAR overall detail view of sponsor logos on sleeveGEAR overallGEAR overallBlanket coat back view - with Beluga tires logo