Mode in France Exhibition 2015 Spring Summer Collection
From 23rd July to 25th, Mode in France exhibition has been held.
Mode in France is an exhibition for Ladies Pretaporter from France and Mode Accessory brands to release new works to industrial sectors.
This time, some brands will be picked up.
BLEU BLANC ROUGE
Designed by Catherine Camus and Dominique Wack, the brand creates style combining various textures, sewing, ribbon, and pearl.
2015 spring summer collection has colorful clothes using silk, cotton, and hemp. Other than that, there are daily wears using polyester material and items you can use casually and formally.
MADE IN SENS
A brand that connects young French artists, various associations and fashion. Paint, collage and needlework by artists are incorporated to fashion by designers. Colorful and pop clothes were collected; shirts on which a piece of artwork that is boldly printed and one piece with small patterns.
Among many items was a shirt with letters printed on it. It is not just the meanings of letters written but through the design of letters you will feel the designers’ intention.
Some of the profits will be donated to organizations of socially marginalized people. Their activities outside of fashion realm surely attract attention.
In this Mode in France exhibition, the only brand from Poland. Their characteristic is eco-fashion which includes products using alpaca wool, cashmere, hemp, and silk. Detailed parts like buttons, buckle, and thread are also natural material from which we can feel their strong preferences.
2015 spring summer collection is entitled “Certaldo” and the best linen purchased by designers themselves are used. Popular cocoon-shaped one piece has different materials and subtle tones. We can feel the nature from the flower pattern motif.
A scarf brand developed by two textile designers from India and France.
2015 summer spring collection’s theme is “summer time”. From the colorful scarfs, we can imagine summer sun shine and the excitement during summer vacation.
For motif, other than sea shells and travel bag, there were interesting features like French and Bengali crossword and a set of poem by Victor Hugo. It is a fun collection you can imagine various summer stories.
Other than Europe, such as in France, the high class Pretaporter has customers in Asia and America.
2015 spring summer collection will be a romantic one characterized by transparency and flowing shape. There were some clothes made of bamboo and here, we see their strong preference.
TRICOTS JEAN MARC
A knit brand formed in 1972. The studios and factories are all located in the suburb of Paris and is run by a family. Utilizing the know-how acquired through years of experience, the detailed and carefully planned knit is very comfortable.
2015 summer spring collection is a lineup of colorful and light feeling stuff. Threads are imported from Italy and France, and the items are functional and beautifully designed.
2015 spring summer collection was a full of light-toned clothes which makes you want to enjoy sunny days of spring and summer. Also, each brand has strong preferences for selecting materials and many items that are functional. There were still many items that are hard to obtain in Japan, but the brands in the exhibition are the ones that will possibly come to Japan in the future.