Issue 6 of Refill Magazine featured a collaboration between Zakee and her brother, Fats Shariff (www.fatsarazzi.com
With "London" as the brief, Fats snapped, then digitally manipulated the images, while Zakee added colour. The results are abstract – see More
Zakee created two capsule collaborative collections for Boxfresh in SS06 and AW06, consisting of fine jersey garments made up in dresses, T-shirts and vests, as well as a heavy-knit poncho. Zakee produced four exclusive new prints for the streetwear brand, More
One of Zakee's illustrations was used as a double-page spread in issue 4 of Amelia's Magazine
, which came with a vibrant scratch 'n' sniff front cover and an exclusive set of smelly pens to colour-in some wonderful "colouring pages" designed More
Zakee created a touring exhibition of hand-sprayed skateboard decks, alongside prints and limited-edition screen printed unisex T-shirts, which were exhibited in June 2005 in the Consortium Shop, Bournemouth, and then at Five Green, Dubai in July 2005.
A number of More
A selection of Zakee's artworks, used within her clothing collection and/or in collaboration. When making new textiles, Zakee's process is to create drawings, paintings and screen prints, before abstracting them into pattern. More
In 2005, Zakee's West Coast Desert Highway art exhibition showed in the London Printwork Trust Gallery in Brixton, South London, before touring to Dubai where it was exhibited at the Five Green gallery. Zakee customised the floor of More
A selection of Zakee prints from 1998-2005, used in her own collections and in collaboration. More
For Spring/Summer 2005 Zakee continued to create simple, wearable garments with an innovative approach to print, fit and embellishment – exceptionally feminine clothes with an urban twist.
Entitled West Coast Desert Highway
, the SS05 collection was inspired by a trip that Zakee made More
For Autumn/Winter 2004, Zakee drew inspiration from her personal sketchbook from one of her journeys through Japan.
The Jima Sky
print was derived from a luxury star-printed jersey, taken from Zakee's sketches of a night sky on the Japanese island of More
Zakee created four shoe collections in both leather and canvas. The most popular were her printed flat pump canvas shoes and high-top sneaker boots. Still loved by many. More