Anthony Avangard, a young Croatian menswear designer is presenting the campaign for his new collection. Photography by Jakov Baricic, male model is Damjan Lebos signed to Sonic Models and for the make up is responsible Marko Tolic, assisted by Antonija Barisic. The collection named “DESMOND”, is inspired by the Mel Gibson’s movie Hacksaw Ridge and the story about an American soldier Desmond T. Doss, whose rejected caring a weapon and killing people due to appeal of conscience. He decided to serve the army as an unarmed medical who saved many human lives, both allies and enemies soldiers.
The cuts are simple and complemented with army uniformlike pockets retained on sports clothes. Details like cotton ropes, similar to binding the corset that reminds on the ropes that Doss used while fixating and transporting wounded soldiers. Materials used in the collection are felpa, neoprene and combinations of artificial and genuine leather. Dominant military samples is subdued using a pastel colours. Stylings are complemented with the backpacks, high socks and Reebok’s model Club C.