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Posts Tagged ‘Fashion Week Poland’

Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland S/S 2012 in Łódź: Showroom

The best of the stands, including some wonderful upcycled shoes from Kollana, fashion illustration from Maggie Piu, hand made owl bags and jewellery made from plastic bottles by Ekoista.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Kollana Shoes by Celine Elliott
Kollana Shoes by Celine Elliott.

Time for a quick round up of the best brands that I found in the Showroom at Fashion Week Poland. Held in the industrial sized factory space between the catwalks, this was a chance to catch up with some interesting niche talent from Poland and beyond.

Fashion Week Poland stands SS 2012-Galadea
Fashion Week Poland stands SS 2012-Galadea
First up something a wee bit traditional: Galadea use embroidered folk designs from around Poland as the backbone to a range that includes arm cuffs and colourful belts.

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Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland A/W 2011 in Łódź: Street Style at Off Out Of Schedule shows

The setting for the Off Out Of Schedule shows at Fashion Week Poland was the wondrous tumble down wreck of Bielnik and Elektrownia at Podsiadło Ksiezy Mlyn, once a huge textile mill. Against this beautiful run down backdrop I hunted down the best in Polish street style.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Fashion Week Poland AW 2011. All photography by Amelia Gregory. The Off Out Of Schedule shows at Fashion Week Poland inevitably attracted more of the outrageous characters, about it but […]

Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland A/W 2011 in Łódź: Street Style at Expo

I love seeking out the most intriguingly dressed people at fashion weeks. Here are some of my favourites, with lots of colour blocking present and correct, as well as some inspired vintage styling.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Fashion Week Poland 2011 street style. All photography Amelia Gregory. Finding the most interesting people to take photos of at any fashion week is always a lot of fun, adiposity […]

Attack of the Aubergines: Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland A/W 2011 in Łódź

Flower arrangements with vegetables are apparently common in Poland. But they were definitely a new concept for me.

Written by Amelia Gregory

For some reason Fashion Week Poland was over run with aubergine flower arrangements. There was a plated aubergine arrangement in my hotel room at Andel’s Hotel when I arrived and […]

Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland A/W 2011 in Łódź: Agata Koschmeider

Agata Koschmeider was last to show on Sunday 8th May 2011 - thus completing my Fashion Week Poland show reports. I hope they have been interesting!

Written by Amelia Gregory

Agata Koschmieder by Alison Day. The Agata Koschmeider show inexplicably opened with a picture of the famous Flatiron building in New York before heading into a full on soundtrack of […]

Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland A/W 2011 in Łódź: Bohoboco

Bohoboco showed on Sunday 8th May on the Designers' Avenue at Expo. Grey, black, cream, tasteful, commercial.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Bohoboco by Casey Otremba. Bohoboco featured lots of grey and black yet again. And shades of cream and buttermilk – all very tasteful. There was plenty of draped jersey (again), […]

Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland A/W 2011 in Łódź: Lukasz Jemiol

A very commercial and quite dull collection from Lukasz Jemiol, shown on Sunday 8th May at Fashion Week Poland.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Lucasz Jemiol by Anna Blachut. Lukasz Jemiol opted for a set designed catwalk, approved steel tubes careful back lit with dry ice – models came out one by one to […]

Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland A/W 2011 in Łódź: Monnari

Monnari is one of Poland's biggest fashion brands... definitely not the place to look for when it comes to innovation. Showing on Sunday 8th May 2011 at Designers' Avenue.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Monnari A/W 2011. All photography by Amelia Gregory. I was told to expect a very commercial collection from one of Poland’s biggest fashion brands, information pills which opened with the […]

Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland A/W 2011 in Łódź: Ewa Kozieradzka

A really fun collection from Ewa Kozieradzka featured excitable models who bopped and bounced along the catwalk. Shown on Sunday 8th May 2011 on the Designers' Avenue at Expo.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Ewa Kozieradzka A/W 2011 by Michalis Christodoulou. Ewa Kozieradzka put on a fun and very different catwalk show that featured bouncy girls in cheeky secretary glasses and flirty pony tails. […]

Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland A/W 2011 in Łódź: Joanna Klimas

Joanna Klimas was one of the first wave of modern designers to make a splash in Poland, but her brand of mixed up minimalism didn't really do it for me. Shown on Sunday 8th May at Expo.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Joanna Klimas by Alison Day. Joanna Klimas has had an interesting career to date: initially trained as a psychologist before turning to fashion a decade later. She was one of […]

Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland A/W 2011 in Łódź: Zuo Corp

Zuo Corp stunned with a wimple-tastic collection of well cut coats and dresses... followed by a brass marching band. On Sunday 8th May at Designers' Avenue.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Zuo Corp by Rebecca Elves. Zuo Corp by Dagmara Rosa and Bartek Michalec opened with yet more pealing bells as the same 12 models on rotation were sent out in […]

Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland A/W 2011 in Łódź: Berenika Czarnota

I absolutely adored the bold knitwear by Berenika Czarnota, shown as part of Designer's Avenue at Expo on Sunday 8th May 2011. More of this kind of thing please!

Written by Amelia Gregory

Berenika Czarnota A/W 2011 by Maria Papadimitriou aka Slowly The Eggs. Having seen the cute photo in the Fashion Week Poland guide book I was most excited to see the […]

Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland Off Out Of Schedule A/W 2011 in Łódź: Maldoror

Maldoror by Grzegorz Matląg featured lots of recycled materials in a collection that was shown at Off Out Of Schedule on Sunday 8th May 2011. Loved the red. More of that please!

Written by Amelia Gregory

Maldoror A/W 2011 by Fawn Carr. The hissing sighs of Diamandas Galas provided the musical backdrop to this edgy show from Maldoror by Grzegorz Matl?g, pills which featured street cast […]

Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland Off Out Of Schedule A/W 2011 in Łódź: Vitor

Portuguese fashion created by a Brazilian and shown in Poland. We live in such an international world! Vitor normally shows at Moda Lisboa but joined Fashion Week Poland on Sunday 8th May as part of the Off Out Of Schedule shows. Lovely stuff.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Vitor A/W 2011 by Sam Parr. Sunday began at Off Out Of Schedule with a super quick and well edited showing from our friend Vitor (or V!tor, case as it […]

Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland A/W 2011 in Łódź: Hexeline

Wonderful Rebecca Strickson succeeds in making huge Polish brand Hexeline look edgy where it most certainly ain't... Hexeline showed on Saturday 7th May at Designers' Avenue, Expo.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Hexeline A/W 2011 by Rebecca Strickson. It’s a bad sign when the opening intro to a show is more exciting than the actual show. So it was with well known […]

Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland A/W 2011 in Łódź: Nenukko

Nenukko showed a white, grey, black and red collection with Japanese detailing and cute Panda prints on Saturday 7th May 2011 at Designers' Avenue in Expo.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Nenukko A/W 2011 by Victoria Haynes. Darkness Requires White Spots was the enigmatic name for a by turns commercial and fun collection from Nenukko, ambulance which was opened by a […]

Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland A/W 2011 in Łódź: Agata Wojtkiewicz

Loved Agata Wojtkiewicz's A/W 2011 collection for Designers' Avenue at Expo on Saturday 7th May. Particulary the lovely coppery pleats.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Agata Wojtkiewicz A/W 2011 by Michalis Christodoulou. At last! A fast paced catwalk show. Agata Wojtkiewicz‘s collection was sent out at a sprightly pace, drug to the upbeat vocals of […]

Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland A/W 2011 in Łódź: Aleksandra Kmiecik

Really really no to laptops on the catwalk. Aleksandra Kmiecik accessorised with matching computers in her A/W 2011 collection on Designers' Avenue at Expo on Saturday 7th May. Love the illustration by Rebecca Strickson though.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Aleksandra Kmiecik by Rebecca Strickson. Aleksandra Kmiecik was not my favourite show by a long shot, symptoms mainly because it featured laptops as accessories in a very obvious sponsor pleaser. […]

Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland A/W 2011 in Łódź: Natasha Pavluchenko

Natasha Pavluchenko was the first designer to show as part of Designers' Avenue at Expo on Saturday 7th May 2011. Black, grey, cream, red... here we come...

Written by Amelia Gregory

Natasha Pavluchenko A/W 2011 by Michalis Christodoulou. Over at Expo on Saturday the Designers Avenue kicked off with Natasha Pavluchenko‘s urban fusion, try all trendy indie music crossed with melodious […]

Fashion Philosophy Fashion Week Poland Off Out Of Schedule A/W 2011 in Łódź: Paulina Plizga

Paulina Plizga of Silesia showed an upcycled collection that had real promise: part of the Off Out Of Schedule shows on Saturday 7th May at Bielnik and Elektrownia in Podsiadło Ksiezy Mlyn.

Written by Amelia Gregory

Paulina Plizga by Hannah Simpson. The last of Saturday’s Off Out Of Schedule featured the work of Paulina Plizga from Silesia, viagra 100mg a graduate of the School of Fine […]