Martijn van Strien: MPHVS Fall/Winter 2015.
PostFebruary 3, 2015July 25, 2017

Martijn van Strien: MPHVS Fall/Winter 2015.

Fashion meets art. This statement is more than true for the fall/winter 2015 collection Martijn van Strien has created for his label mphvs, shown on Lavera Showfloor during Berlin Fashion Week this January. The Rotterdam based designer puts a strong focus on sustainability and avant-garde with his unconventional monochrome designs made of re-used PVC canvas: this is...

Steinrohner Fall/Winter 2015.
PostJanuary 29, 2015July 25, 2017

Steinrohner Fall/Winter 2015.

Ah, well. One of my most anticipated shows during Berlin Fashion Week – steinrohner is a rather new German fashion label founded in 2013 bei Inna Stein and Caroline Rohner. They were students at Berlin’s Weissensee School of Art and Design when they met each other, bonding over a project both of them didn’t really...

YVY by Yvonne Reichmuth: ‘Spirit’ Fall/Winter 2015.
PostJanuary 25, 2015July 25, 2017

YVY by Yvonne Reichmuth: ‘Spirit’ Fall/Winter 2015.

As you might have noticed already, I try to put a much bigger focus on sustainable and – above all – sweatshop-free clothes this year, so a visit to this season’s Lavera Showfloor obviously was a must during Berlin Fashion Week. One of my favourite collections was definitely the ‘Spirit’ collection by YVY by Yvonne Reichmuth. In the designer’s...

Berlin Fashion Week diary: Andrea Schelling Couture Autumn/Winter 2014
PostJanuary 26, 2014August 30, 2015

Berlin Fashion Week diary: Andrea Schelling Couture Autumn/Winter 2014

Wether we liked it or not, our Berlin Fashion Week adventure had to come to an end eventually – and what better show to end it than Andrea Schelling Couture! The collection immediately won me over with its genius use of material – from degradé effects created by endless chiffon ribbons in various colours, delicate embellishment,...

Berlin Fashion Week diary: FABRYAN autumn/winter 2014.
PostJanuary 25, 2014August 30, 2015

Berlin Fashion Week diary: FABRYAN autumn/winter 2014.

The last days of your Berlin Fashion Week experience were filled with eco couture shown on Lavera Showfloor (thanks so much to Lavera for the excellent blogger treatment!). The first collection we went to see was “La Femme Fatale” by British label FABRYAN  – designed by London-based sweetheart Samantha-Jane. It was a collection of clear geometric...