- nelou talks to (5): Alexandra Dohmen – Brazil meets Europe Alexandra Dohmen brings together European Fashion and Brazilian traditions. The designer is Brazilian by birth and lives and works in Landgraaf. Every item of her collections is influenced by Brazilian traditions and is full of vivid inspiration and contrasts. For Alexandra Dohmen it is clear that fashion does not always need to be black or white in colour. Vibrant colours... Read more
- nelou talks to (4): Asneh – A Good Karma Label with Scandinavian Roots The Rotterdam-based label creates fashion for independent and self-conscious women who want to show off their stylish feminine style. The synergy between Scandinavian aesthetics and those of more colourful cultures is central to each collection. At the heart of Asneh is love – love for quality, for well-thought design and a good karma. Which three words sum up... Read more
- nelou talks to (3): Young Designer Janna Lenartz After doing a burqa as project at university, an internship at Vivienne Westwood and her beginnings in Prenzlauer Berg, Janna Lenartz founded her store and studio in Berlin-Charlottenburg. There she moved her focus away from jersey dresses for expecting mothers and concentrated more on doing her own thing – high-quality fashion for everyday. She still succeeded in... Read more
Anastasiia Ivanova is an international fashion designer, whose ready-to-wear brand is making a splash in the fashion industry. Graduate of the prominent school of design Insitituto Marangoni Paris, she continued expansion of her knowledge and skills at New York’s Fashion Institute of Technology. Anastasiia believes that every woman should be confident and let her inner femininity shine. The main purpose of her designs is to make every woman feel and look beautiful in each of her flattering dresses.
Anastasiia stands by the philosophy that dress emphasizes femininity within every woman. Every dress designed by Anastasiia is fabricated with the idea of grace, beauty and positivity. Her main desire is to empower woman to feel free-spirited. Through the elaborate use of vibrant colors in each design Anastasiia expresses who she is and hopes to deliver confidence and femininity to the followers of her brand.
Anastasiia knows the in-and-outs of the fashion industry and travels globally to share her ideas and designs. She only uses high quality fabrics which she handpicks herself from elite European suppliers.
Anastasiia’s collections were presented at well-known international exhibitions: White Milano (Milan), Who’s Next (Paris), RoomsLINK (Tokyo) and Coterie (New York). She is a regular participant of Ukrainian and Kazakhstan Fashion Weeks. After winning European markets, Anastasiia started her USA introductions with latest collections presented in Chicago and Los Angeles. Anastasiia continues to grow her brand – her New York’s showroom is located on the corner of 5th avenue and west 38th street.