The Pre-Spring 2020 market at MORE DASH is just around the corner!On June 19-23 we welcome womenswear, footwear, bags and jewelry from our large family of talents. Joining us in Paris with PS20 collections are:
19.04 womenswear label is run by Vera and Love Mikheenko from Moscow. Debuting in London in 2017, the sisters draw inspiration from unique and unconventional looks of real and fictional style icons. Their staple romantic dresses and separates hint at a sophisticated and a bit flamboyant character.
Acephala is a Warsaw-based label founded in 2014 by Monika Kędziora and Bartek Korzeniowski. The duo creates tailored pieces with experimental proportions and witty detailing, aiming to subvert stereotypical notions of femininity. Intellectual references to the history of feminism and women’s art are incorporated into the design process.
Aka Nanita is run by Georgian designer Aka Nanitashvili since 2009. Based in Tbilisi, Aka creates elevated womenswear collections along with footwear and Antiques-inspired jewelry.
Georgian-born Anouki Areshidze launched her namesake brand ANOUKI in 2013. The brand now offers RTW womenswear, footwear and accessories, boasts over 25+ stockists worldwide and operates a flagship in Georgian capital.One of the more established talents from the bustling fashion hotspot Tbilisi, Anouki become known for her feminine, free-spirited designs.Key stockists include Browns (UK), I.T (HK), Narvey Nichols (Riyadh and HK), Moda Operandi (US), Revolve (US)
In 2014, Tbilisi native Maka Kvitsiani turned from buying to design and joined her mother at Dalood, their decades-old RTW label with an experienced team of professionals valued for masterful tailoring and impeccable craftsmanship. With Maka at the helm as creative director, tailoring is key to Dalood’s strong and daring pieces that embody understated sophistication.
LIYA ( GE)
LIYA is a Georgian womenswear brand founded in 2017 by Liya Goglidze. LIYA is all about functional everyday wear with a distinct edgy and yet feminine touch. The brand’s jewelry line uses handpicked natural stones, shaping the items around their organic lines.
Marianna Senchina (UA)
Istituto Marangoni graduate Marianna Senchina enjoys wide success with her feminine and ironic designs, meticulously crafted to emphasize a frilly and romantic attitude. Her colorful romantic collections have been spotted on Rihanna and Dua Lipa, as well as featured on Vogue Runway, Vogue Italia and The New York Times to name a few. Key stockists include LuisaViaRoma (IT), I.T (HK), Narvey Nichols (Riyadh and HK), Revolve (US), Forward (US).
T-Dress is based in Kyiv, Ukraine – a simple T-shirt transformed into a full-blown party dress, the cosmopolitan label’s mono-product is based on an oversized comfortable tee that flatters any figure.All T-dresses are heavily decorated – with natural ostrich feathers, either as a trim or a cloud-like all-over finish, shiny crystals and mirrored plastics or matte and sparkly fringing.
Vikele Studio (UA)
Vikele Studio is a contemporary Ukrainian bag label, founded by Viktoria – a mother of two and a former luxury bags buyer with 7 years of experience. All products are produced in-house by skilled local artisans from leathers and hardware she personally sources in Italy.Viktoria’s inspiration are the women around her, most of them working mothers. Vikele covers all day and evening occasions with a wide style range – from tote bags and backpacks to small elegant purses – and a variety of leather and color options.
Romy Collection (UAE)
Romy Collection is a Dubai-based womenswear label designed by Romy Hourani, the daughter of a Swedish father and a Haitian mother. After studying fashion styling at FIT in NYC and some years in the industry, she turned to design and founded her eponymous label in 2017.Romy’s love for fashion grew as she watched her mother get dressed every day – the classic, vintage silhouettes an undeniable inspiration in every piece. Her signature are flowy vintage-inspired dresses, skirts and bodysuits.Spotted on Karen Wazen and Mona Kattan, Romy Collection has been featured in Vogue Arabia, Mojeh and L’officiel Middle East, to name a few.
White Night (ES)
White Night womenswear was founded in 2018 by Clare Holden and is based in Barcelona. The city inspires the label’s minimalist Mediterranean aesthetic, self-described as organic luxury.
Clare creates elevated basics made from organic cottons and understated evening wear, mixing classic silhouettes with subtle elegance. All White Night collections are produced in Barcelona using locally sourced fabrics and certified organic cottons.
Individi Tbilisi (GE)
Individi was founded in 2018 by Georgian Tamar Davitnidze. Self-described as timeless elegance, the Tbilisi-based label offers womenswear, eco-leather goods and accessories, focusing on natural fabrics and high-end craftsmanship. Tamar’s key pieces are blazers and trenchcoats.