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Kilt Cult

Kilt Cult is a fashion collection created by designer Fernanda Bueno for FEMMAN, her upcoming brand whose motto is to disseminate what she calls freestyle fashion. The collection, created following a study developed by Bueno during graduation, merges Brazilian and Celtic cultures and relies on striking prints, vibrant colors and genderless modeling, and builds upon a belief that clothes have no gender, sexual orientation, age or race. Wearing Kilt Cult means saying no to standardized thought and welcoming with open arms the idea of being whoever you want to be.

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Androgynous - Butterfly Lovers

This collection, Loom Loop tried to integrate the core feminine look combined with the tailoring structure. It features strongly on prints inspired by the story. The colour palette is a juxtaposition of this legend story with burgundy and dark forest colour. The butterfly motif provides a focus on prints; Loom Loop favours both the all in one look in the same print and the mixing of the prints.

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Ficedula Parva

The Ficedula Parva collection is inspired by the colour palette of the Red-breasted Flycatcher. It is made of organic cotton, organic linen and recycled yarn. The textile print is handmade by the designer. By choosing materials that are produced in a way that is gentle to nature, by using high quality materials that last longer, and by creating classic designs that can be used for more than one season, the Ficedula Parva collection has its place in HEKNEs greater design concept where every collection carries the colours of one selected bird.

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The Control

The inspiration gave an idea for an imaginative story which talks about a war between mankind and nature. The leopard represents modern ladies energetic, rapier wit and strong-willed image. Basic to a streamline of leopard shape, mix-matched Art Deco and modern artistic form of expression, models on clay, a sculpture which is following woman's wonderful body line. In the basis of the tanning technique, steam from an iron is used on wet leather for over a hundred hours to make the leather follow the sculpture. Then it keeps the silhouette of the leather to be stable, even without the sculpture.

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My Own Stadium

Geumi Lee's spring 2017 collection "My Own Stadium" is designed for type of women she aspires to be. Although this all white collection seems subtle at first, it makes a strong conceptual statement. The collection appropriates traditionally masculine details and adapts them using unique fabrics and construction techniques into sexy, sophisticated and empowering women's wear. What was once men's sportswear, becomes women's power wear. It becomes each women's own stadium

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Bed of Roses

This collection is about expressing 40s fashion style and feminine silhouette in a sophisticated way by liberating women from thick shoulder pads and hourglass frame, adding modern taste and comfort to design.Transforming bed of roses into 3D rosette embroidery and felt roses, transforming roses stems into convex knitting patterns are the main design directions to show the abstract idea of an elegant woman living a luxurious life, as if lying in bed full of roses.

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