FashionPhilosophy Fashion Week Poland AW16 – Part I
KALTBLUT´s favourite collections from FashionPhilosophy Fashion Week Poland – AW16. Guest editor Branko Popovic: fashion designer/artist/blogger/ Co- founder & director of FASHIONCLASH foundation went for us to Lodz to have a look for new trends from the biggest fashion festival in Poland. Introducing: SZCZESNY, MATEUSZ PUKŁO and GIRL LITTLE BOY. All photos by Mike van der Ent Pasarela.
Szczesny kicked off the 14th edition of FashionPhilosophy Fashion Week Poland in Łodz with a collection inspired by horse riding. Collection 3 / 2016 NIGHT HORSE is a playful but uncomplicated approach to fashionable wardrobe essentials using materials such as wool, leather, fake fur, knitwear, cotton and polyesters. Focusing on quality in both materials and finishings the collection contains hand knitted pieces, classic black basics and fake fur pieces. Designer Damian Szczesny created the brand in 2014 after graduating at MSKPiU academy in Warsaw. He puts his focus on material guality, hand-made details and manual production of the clothing.
Mateusz Pukło presented an all black mens collection ‘Dark Lines’ during the 14th edition of FashionPhilosophy Fashion Week Poland in Łodz. Proving that simplicity does not bore, the collection is an elegant proposal for the sophisticated men containing beautiful coats, jackets and black basics that will hibernate fashion trends. Menswear classis are tastefully refreshed. The collection is presented in a foggy and casual atmosphere completing the coherent story line in distinguished manner. He is talented graduate, who finished Cracow School of Art and Fashion Design SAPU. Cracow School of Art and Fashion Design (short is SAPU) exists since 1995 and is one of the most known Polish fashion schools, through last 20 years our students and graduates obtained lot international awards (Fashion Culture, Eco Chic Design Awards, World of Wearable Art, Habitus Baltija, Złota Nitka).
GIRL LITTLE BOY debut resulted in on of the highlights during the 14th edition of FashionPhilosophy Fashion Week Poland in Łodz . The collection is a very promising proposal of designer Rafael Anatol, deconstructing and reinterpreting styles successfully for both boys and girls. GIRL LIITLE BOY plays with boy – girl boundaries, mixing everything from punk to club culture, with aim to create a harmony.