Los Angeles-based fashion illustrator and designer Connie Lim started the “Fashion Playing Cards” project years ago—recently, she decided to finally complete the deck.
Consisting of 54 gorgeous, fashion-inspired illustrations that Lim has drawn by hand, these cards mark the illustrator’s coming of age as an artist.
As Lim is particularly inspired by female features and forms, images of beautiful girls—elegant and ethereal in some cases, surrealist in others—feature heavily in this series.
The Faces of Barbie: Over Barbie’s 55 years of existence, her body has sparked countless debates over beauty standards. Largely overlooked is what the iconic doll’s changing face says about American culture.