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DESIGNER FILE; LINDA LI FASH 100-010


ANNE SOFIE MADSEN: Anne Sofie Madsen studied at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts orignally for animation and storyboarding until fashion caught her eye. The Danish designer trained under John Galliano in Paris and under Alexander McQueen as a Junior Designer. After graduating in 2010, Madsen opened her own practice in Copenhangen. Anne Sofie Madsen’s designs are built on contrasts and ambivilance. Madsen’s style reaches those who want to be both inviting and out of reach. She says she designs for “real women in a real world and not for princesses in a fairytale,” but also aims to bring a sense of “magic back into reality” for the modern woman. Key Items: chains, duct tape-like patches, slit long skirts Colors: beige, black, grey Prints: n/a Materials: woven cotton, foil, vinyl Footwear: ankle boots Accessories: body chain


TOKYO SPRING 2017 ANNE SOFIE MADSEN


TOKYO SPRING 2017 ANNE SOFIE MADSEN


CHRISTOPHER KANE: While still in college at Central Saint Martins in London, he worked for fellow designers Russell Sage and Giles Deacon and attracted the attention of Donatella Versace by winning the Lancôme aColour Award in 2005. Now he is nicknamed as fashion’s Willy Wonka. because of his original pairings of strange materials such as lace, leather, gingham, and rubber.

Key Items: patchwork, leopard print latex, daist pattern Colors: black, white, red, yellow, brown Prints: flowers, lines, leopard Materials: latex, leather, faux broderie, metallic lamé Footwear: rubber slip ons Accessories: earrings, veil-like headpiece


READY-TO-WEAR SPRING 2017 CHRISTOPHER KANE


READY-TO-WEAR SPRING 2017 CHRISTOPHER KANE


A.W.A.K.E.: A.W.A.K.E. was founded in 2012 by Natalia Alaverdian. Natalia’s unique eye for fashion has developed through a multi-disciplinary career encompassing styling, art direction and photography. A.W.A.K.E. is an acronym for All Wonderful Adventures Kindle Enthusiasm. A.W.A.K.E. is to propose a personal voice through the clothing that tells a story and is commercially viable. Key Items: patchwork, leopard print latex, daist pattern Colors: black, white, red, yellow, brown Prints: flowers, lines, leopard Materials: latex, leather, faux broderie, metallic lamÊ Footwear: rubber slip ons Accessories: earrings, veil-like headpiece


READY-TO-WEAR SPRING 2017 A.W.A.K.E.


READY-TO-WEAR SPRING 2017 A.W.A.K.E.


MOSCHINO: Moschino is an Italian luxury fashion house founded in 1983 by Franco Moschino. Franco Moschino is known for his love of fairies, for his criticisms of the fashion industry and for his social awareness campaigns in the early 1990s. The label is known for its surreal take on fashion. Rossella Jardini has served as the label’s creative director since Moschino’s death in 1994, turning out playful, wearable collections. Jerey Scott became the labels creative director in 2013.

Key Items: ‘paper’ folding tabs, printed ruffles and bikins Colors: red, black, gold, white Prints: polka dots Materials: neoprene Footwear: flats Accessories: pearls


READY-TO-WEAR SPRING 2017 MOSCHINO


READY-TO-WEAR SPRING 2017 MOSCHINO


JOHN PATRICK: John Patrick launched his signature fashion label Organic in 2004. Organic is both aesthically appealing and ethical. Patrick prioritizes organic organic materials, fair labor practices, and ecological awareness. He’s passionate about sustainability, style, and supporting small, local businesses. “I envision a world in the near future where people won’t ask “is it organic?”, but say “of course, it’s organic!”

Key Items: floral embroidered shirts, slips Colors: beige, black, grey Prints: stripes Materials: nylon, cotton Footwear: sandals Accessories: n/a


ORGANIC SPRING 2017 JOHN PATRICK


ORGANIC SPRING 2017 JOHN PATRICK


RR331: Ralph Rucci is an American fashion designer and artist. He is known for his luxury clothing and accessories label Chado Ralph Rucci. After walking away from his own ocmplany, Ralph Rucci returned with a new collection for his new label RR331. He has gone solo and is merging his painting and fashion pursuits into one.

Key Items: fur coats Colors: black, brown Prints: n/a Materials: wool, tulle, fur, chiffon Footwear: knee high boots Accessories: n/a


READY-TO-WEAR FALL 2016 RR331


READY-TO-WEAR FALL 2016 RR331


SJYP: SJYP was founded by Steve Jung and Yoni Pai in 2014. SJYP is known for their clever takes on denim as presented in the Fall 2016 brand. Steve Jung and Yoni Pai found their insipiration for the Fall 2016 collection in a carefree weekend.

Key Items: interesting use of denim Colors: blue denim, bold phrases Prints: n/a Materials: denim Footwear: sneakers Accessories: sunglasses, colorful necklaces


SEOUL FALL 2016 SJYP


SEOUL FALL 2016 SJYP


ALTUZARRA: Altuzarra is a women’s ready to wear brand launched in New York in 2008 by Joseph Altuzarra. Joseph Altzuzarra was born in Paris in 1983. Altuzarra interned at Marc Javobs before working at Proenza Schouler. After working at Proenza Schouler, he apprenticed woth Micolas Caito and assisted Riccardo Tisci.

Key Items: botanical prints, belled sleeves Colors: red, black, white, lavender, Prints: floral, stripes Materials: organza, Footwear: thigh high boots Accessories: removable sleeves


PRE-FALL 2017 ALTUZARRA


PRE-FALL 2017 ALTUZARRA


GUCCI: Gucci is an Italian luxury fashion brand which is owned by the French holding company Kering. Gucci was founded by Guccio Gucci in 1921. It is the biggest selling Italian brand and is one of the world’s most valuable brands. Under the new vision of creative director Alessandro Michele, the House has redefined luxury for the 21st century, further reinforcing its position as one of the world’s most desirable fashion houses.

Key Items: suede wedges, hats Colors: pink, green, purple, red, yellow Prints: floral, plaid Materials: fur, silk Footwear: wedges, platforms Accessories: sunglasses, hats


READY-TO-WEAR FALL 2016 GUCCI


READY-TO-WEAR FALL 2016 GUCCI


ACNE STUDIOS: Acne Studios is a multidisciplinary luxury fashion house based in Stockholm, Sweden with own-brand retail stores in locations around the world. Acne Studios was founded in 1996 as part of the creative collective ACNE. The name ACNE stands for Ambition to Create Novel Expressions. Acne Studios became a standalone company and separated from Acne Flim, Advertising, and Digital.

Key Items:oversized shapes, wooden heels Colors: beige, pink Prints: paisley, stripes Materials: denim Footwear: wooden heels Accessories: n/a


READY-TO-WEAR SPRING 2017 ACNE STUDIOS


READY-TO-WEAR SPRING 2017 ACNE STUDIOS



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