favorites from the annual dutch academies’s Lichting show 2012. winner yvonne kwok’s collection was inspired by marionettes. the interesting collection of david laport was a nod to theories of class and culture. uncomfortability vs elegance and status in the late 19th century, where high collars, corsets and small shoes indicated a higher esteem. my favourite, since i don’t wear dresses that often was brian geradts. bold explosive prints that were inspired by the dark power of volcanoes; just ready for an outburst…

Yvonne Kwok

David Laport

Brian Geradts