Tatyana Design Blog

Fortuna nightgown by day and by night July 01, 2016 13:22

One nightgown, two different models and two different photographers. How interesting to see the interpretation each photographer brings to the same nightgown. Two well known Melbourne photographers – Andrew Ashton and Luna who is also well  recognised for her work … Continue reading


Spring in Melbourne September 01, 2013 08:04

It is almost spring here in Melbourne Camellias putting on a wonderful display in Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne  

Pictures, Books, Open Library June 22, 2013 12:51

I have been lost to the world…. I have discovered Open Library.   They have amazing vintage books! Gorgeous pictures (and what makes me even happier – pattern making instructions for number of them)   There are so many beautiful, stylish outfits! … Continue reading

Autumn May 03, 2013 22:56

Glorious autumn colours at the Domaine Chandon vineyard today

Don Hong-Oai March 04, 2013 14:50

While searching for pictures for storyboard of the next collection, I stumbled across an amazing artist – Don Hong-Oai. “The photographs of Don Hong-Oai are made in a unique style of photography, which can be considered Asian pictorialism. This method … Continue reading

Paris in panorama January 24, 2013 08:07

We had a lazy day in Paris today, wandering around, looking at the beautiful architecture and not worrying about anything.  I also was learning how to take panoramic photos with my new phone PS not my day for captions today. … Continue reading

“Empress Dream” – gold button July 23, 2012 10:32

One more exciting news! Gold button is ready! It is designed and hand-made by Peter Lee from Individual Jewellery. This button is gold plated, and customers will have an option to order solid gold buttons for a touch of luxury.  … Continue reading

Beading corals June 07, 2012 11:13

Первый день. Полет нормальный. This is the result of the first day of beading. So far so good

Louise Saxton – Sanctuary June 05, 2012 18:29

Just came back from the exhibition by Louise Saxton – Sanctuary at Heide. Wow!  What an unexpected way to use and re-use beautiful laces and cross-stitch pieces.  I’m not even going to write about amount of work that goes into … Continue reading


Eucalypt May 30, 2012 17:43

This post is especially for my Russian readers Here it is – flowering eucalypt! I picked up this impressive bunch on Saturday at the local market.

Dolls December 15, 2011 23:07

I cannot admire it on my own any more. I have to share this with you. These photos (and lots-lots more) are from “Art of Doll” exhibition (“Искусство Куклы” в Манеже ) taken by jog-sottot and shaadorian. To see more … Continue reading