She opens her eyes like every other morning. With a misty gaze she walks over to the window and moves the curtains aside with a gentle touch. Rays of sunlight dance through a timid rain and greet her face with a sweet tickle. Everything is serene and beautiful. It's so close but yet so far away.. This is - Liliya's rain.
Grimm’s tales, the Snow White especially, are well known to both from the childhood. Both the collection and the artwork take a new, different approach to the classic story, reflecting it to the contemporary time. Narcissism touches everyone’s lives in its various forms but its most destructive force comes out when it occurs within a family and functions as a tool of power. In Grimm’s tale the focus is on the narcissistic stepmother and her disastrous relationship with Snow White. We wanted to present this current theme trough a well known tale in order to make it easier for the recipient to approach the problem. Grimm’s tales are equally beautiful and brutal, making them very human.
R/H plays with the contrasts of masculine and feminine through mixing soft materials with rough details.
A modern yet old fashioned clothing company, that reflects the Finnish tradition of simple, straight forward design.
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Left Finland 14 years ago, trying to keep up with roots by following Finnish fashion.
A/W 2013 14
Design By Katri/n
Fashion Institute Of Technology
Helsinki Roller Derby
Marita Design Gallery
Month Of Sundays
Net A Porter
Sophie Ellis Bextor