Victorian-style illustrations represent the intricate craftsmanship of the clothes in time gone by, particularly women's dresses. These cards are perfect for a designer who wants to show off their skill, because they show an appreciation of the history of the art of dressmaking.
Jovanna Mendes de Souza was born in Brazil, and brought up in Sweden. She came to London to study design at the prestigious Central Saint Martins College of Art, graduating with an MA in Graphic and Communication Design. She is inspired by a huge range of influences, including Victorian inventions, layering different styles, and the work of design luminaries like Max Huber and Aubrey Beardsley.