On February 20th at London Fashion Week, Portugese designer, Alexandra Moura, showcased her AW 17 collection called “Here and There”. Inspired by Portugal’s expansion during the eighteenth centuryRead More
To me it was like seeing clothes from a sanitarium in an artsy film. Sterile off-white strait jacket like things, soft plush fabrics like from soft rooms in mental wards, ties that seem to incidentally resemble bows, circular palettes, and furry patches. But to my surprise after talking to the Lisbon designer herself she said her inspiration was far from the loony bin! Her influences traveled to tribes all over the world from the Masai to ancient Tibet.Read More
Eyed Alexandra Moura's textured and dimensional coat and had to snap her up. Not only is she a snappy dresser but come to find out she was the designer who created her amazing coat. She's from Lisbon, Portugal and creates conceptual clothes for the human who loves clothes but steers far away from trends and looking "fashiony". Our kind of woman. You must check out her clothes and read the inspiration behind each collection. Quite surprising.