Gallery/Design

Zakee Shariff for ASOS ∙ AW08

Dress: 'Fella' (embroidered). Zakee Shariff for ASOS, AW08
Zakee limited edition AW08 collection for ASOS consisted of a range of six dresses, three tops and two scarves, all incorporating Zakee's signature prints More

Zakee Shariff × X-Girl ∙ SS08 & AW08

'X-Gal' Print. Zakee Shariff for X-Girl, SS08
In 2008 Zakee created two collections for X-Girl (Japan), consisting of a ten-piece and twelve-piece ladies clothing collection with prints inspired by drawings Zakee made after a special trip to Jamaica in 2007, as well as a group of watercolours Zakee More

Zakee Shariff For Sceptre ∙ 2007

Zakee's cover illustration for Siri Hustvedt's book, What I Loved, published by Sceptre, 2007
To celebrate the 21st anniversary of its literary imprint, Sceptre, publisher Hodder Stoughton commissioned 21 artists and illustrators to come up with original covers for a range of its titles. Zakee illustrated the cover for a new edition of What More

Zakee Shariff For Coca-Cola ∙ 2007

'Al-'Over Cola', 2003
In 2003, Zakee was approached by Coca-Cola to design a textile print using the contour bottle. Zakee paid homage to Andy Warhol's Coca-Cola screen-print by positioning the bottles next to each other, adding her own touch by giving each bottle More

Al Fingers Meets Zakee Shariff, “Stardust” ∙ 2007

Stardust mixtape, compiled by DJ Al Fingers for Zakee Shariff, 2007
In 2007, DJ Al Fingers compiled a mixtape entitled Stardust to accompany Zakee's collection of the same name (see it here). Featuring Jill Scott, Minnie Riperton, Israel Kamakawiwo'ole and Brian Eno among others, the mix is Al Fingers' musical More

Zakee Shariff for Religion ∙ AW07

'Butterfly Skull', 2007. Zakee Shariff for Religion
Zakee teamed up with UK-based clothing company Religion to collaborate on some printed clothing pieces. The first set of garments entered the shops in October 2007, with more released in 2008. More

Zakee Shariff, “Stardust” ∙ SS07

'Stardust' all-over printed silk wrap dress. Model: Deanne Liew
After having taken two years out from her signature collection freelancing for other companies, Zakee was bursting to make her own personal product again. Her SS07 Stardust collection consisted of  jersey and woven silk garments inspired by a group of drawings and More

Skye, Atlantic Records ∙ 2006

Skye, Mind How You Go album cover Zakee Shariff (illustration) & Frank Bauer (photo), 2006
Zakee was approached by Atlantic Records to produce artwork for Skye's Mind How You Go album campaign. Working with photographer Frank Bauer's imagery, Zakee illustrated the album cover and inlay book, as well as the cover of the single, "Love Show". More

Zakee Shariff × Medicom ∙ 2006

Henri, 'Jah Star' textile design For Medicom's FABRICK project, 2006
Zakee designed an all-over print for the Japanese toymaker, Medicom, for their fabric project, FABRICK. The Jah Star design as featured on a variety of accessories and interior products, including the soft toy, Henri. Another toy, named Jean & Tempur, More

Zakee Shariff for Topshop ∙ SS06

'Topshop Wave' textile design, blue colourway. For Topshop, SS06
Following Autumn/Winter 2005's underwear collection, Zakee collaborated with Topshop for a second season to produce a swimwear line. The featured print, inspired by Zakee's love of the sea, was used on bikinis and a sexy one-piece. More

Hertford House Hotel ∙ 2006

'Magic' wallpaper design, blue colourway, 2006. For Hertford House Hotel, UK
Hertford House Hotel is a 300 year-old Georgian style building situated on Parliament Square in Hertford, just outside London. Zakee was brought in to cast her creative eye over certain areas of the hotel, and produced twenty-two screen prints for the More

Zakee Shariff for Boxfresh ∙ AW06/SS06

'Star Guitar' print. Zakee for Boxfresh, AW06
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

Amelia’s Magazine ∙ 2005

'Cherries', 2005 For Amelia's Magazine (UK), Issue #4, Nov 2005
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 Shariff × The Consortium ∙ 2005

Zakee Shariff, assorted decks, 2005. Silk-screen print, stencil and spray paint on wood
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 skateboards were More

Select Art And Prints ∙ 1998–2005

'Peace Hand', 2000. Hand-drawn artwork, coloured digitally
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

Art & Design Prints ∙ 1998–2005

'Henna Hands' printed wallpaper, 2001
A selection of Zakee prints from 1998-2005, used in her own collections and in collaboration. More