I was invited to W29 showroom's FW11 preview today. I was lucky enough to meet some of the designers behind their creative works.
Walter jacquard jacket, denim shirt, shearling vest, Proenza Schouler for Target jacquard full-circle skirt, vintage jewelry, multi-buckles boots from Korea.
Ashish is a line from London. Ashish creates clothing using classic designs, images, and phrases in corporate into sequins. It's humorous, it puts smile on people's faces. :)
The amazing gal behind Candace Ang!!! She is amazingly talented, her stuffs are so dramatic, fashion-forward and eye-catching. She makes jewelry out of spikes, studs, feathers, pearls and stones wrapped in mesh fabric. It's like one of those statement piece that you gatta own!!!
The Local Firm was launched by a design duo that defected from Acne, thus paving the way to create their own brand of Swedish high fashion. The clothes are severe but luxurious inspired by the Bauhaus. The Local Firm consists of men and women's items that intentionally contrast with each other.
The ring on the right is a TDF piece!!!
Italian designer duo Roberta Paolucchi and Paolo Giacomelli behind
Iosselliani. Iosselliani are probably today's best-selling accessories line at Barney's Co-op. Iosselliani never fails to impress!!!
Margarita Saplala designs her own prints, she takes common piece of clothing and drapes, knots, and twists it into something else, something unrecognizable. It's atypically feminine and very different.
Appreciation for quality materials and a strong integrity to design and workmanship, are the main principles behind the Emm Kuo accessories line. Architectural influences, strong textural contrasts and clean shapes render the collection modern yet classic. The Emm Kuo brand aims to create accessories that are a harmonious mix of style, sophistication and versatility.