Design Allstars

Design Allstars featuring great design, architecture, fashion, graphics and innovation from across the globe.

 

Sidharth kumar

N&S GAIA is a contemporary womenswear label originating from New Delhi that is rich in unique design and fabric techniques. The brand is a big advocate of mindful production and all things up cycling and recycling. The importance of this factor is reflected in the naming pillars, the ‘N’ and ‘S’ in N&S GAIA standing for Nature and Sustainability. N&S GAIA’s approach is “less is more”. The label plays an active part in the slow fashion movement by ensuring the environmental impact is minimal.

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Transmutation

Unrelated to trends in fashion Homs Arthaus has a vision and philosophy of their own. The design is inspired by diversity contrasts and confrontations. Art in the form of hand drawn printed illustrations, are incorporated into the design and mixed with the echo of simple scandinavian lines. It's a relieving way of thinking of fashion making it an innovative and bold new concept of design. The first collection from Homs Arthaus, is offering a new dimension to masculinity and mens fashion.

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Renaissance

Love and versatility. A beautiful story emprinted in the fabric, tailoring and concept of this trench'coat, alongside all the other garments of the collection. The uniqueness of this piece is for sure the urban design, minimalistic touch, but what is really surprising here, it rather might be its versatility. Just close your eyes, please. Firstly, you should see a serious person who is going at her serious..blue job. Now, shake your head, and just in front of you you'll see a written blue trench coat, with some 'magnetic thoughts on it. Written by a hand. With love, Reprobable!

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Bird of Passage

Born from the motion in the elaborate journey of life, Bird of Passage shares its semantics with movement. The range of silhouettes in this collection are empowering, bold and sleek. Detailed application of sheer-play and fabric manipulation with intentional simplicity keep up the minimalist yet striking feel of the look. The cut of the garments elicits a posture that is visually and mentally empowering. The collection employs the use of silk dyeing, hand basting, hand finishing and various handcrafted detailing. The complete line-up brings forth the power look for the modern women.

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Ludovica Misso

This collection was born from the designer's passion about menswear textures. Prints are inspired by pinstripes and herringbone waves revisited and hand drawn by the designer using watercolor and tempera blending her feminine and ethereal taste with the textures from menswear’s fabrics. All pieces are made in chiffon to give to the garments versatility, they indeed, can be worn on the beach with a swimsuit underneath or for a special evening event wearing a slip. They can be refined, elegant, sexy but strong and unique.

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Modern Folklore

This collection is clearly inspired from the traditional folkwear of eastern Europe, yet the clean silhouettes read more 'Hollywood Classic' than 'Traditional Costume'. With clean silhouette lines borrowed from the 40s, 70s, and 90s... the mark of vintage Hollywood films is equally clear. Traditional motifs exude a hand made aesthetic... as if they had indeed been made by hand in a small village with painstaking attention to Detail. These vibrantly colored pieces are fun, chic, original, and a surefire conversation starter... that you'll be likely to keep forever.

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