Spring-Summer Fashion Show 2008 – Copenhagen

Danish open the ball parades collections spring-summer 2008. Yes, already! We may be in August, you should begin to notice this trend will be next July. And for that, we have to be careful until the end of October, because by then no less than four of the most influential fashion week will take place: London, Paris, New York and Milan.

From 8 to 12 August in Copenhagen, more or less known designers invest podiums and are part of the world of their summer look mink 2008. The cream of Scandinavian designers alongside the young shoots of the medium. This fashion week still seems on the way to offer a true place in the informal calendar “place to be”.

For among its participants, some are starting to be known, expected and desired. In particular, the young Swede Ann-Sofie Back, who based his work on the recursive fashion. She tries by all means to desecrate the garment. His inspirations? The mundane, the everyday, the boredom, the reality … She believes that fashion serves as a disguise to man, it allows him during a time play a role, but it always ends up being unmasked .

It concludes therefore that the method is flawed, misleading … In short, the young woman is as much conceptual artist stylist, and this dual quality of its collections are a strange and mesmerizing moment. She worked for Miu Miu, collaborates with various magazines such as Dazed and Confused, Self Service, and Purple Doing Bird. His participation in artistic events hosted by the Victoria and Albert Museum in London and the Palais de Tokyo and the Museum of Fashion in Paris confirms its hybrid status to Hussein Chalayan.

Jens Laugesen’s also a safe bet of the week. After studies in France and a passage into the world of Parisian haute couture, the Danish hand to perfect the Saint Martin School. His year-end collection is found in the window of Maria Luis in Paris. In 2002 and 2003, he won the our site Generation Award and may scroll in London. He also designed a capsule collection for the big London teaching. Proof that he is a rising star of fashion: it is in the Fashion Now the Taschen book and the sample-100 fashion designer …

The darlings of Helena Christensen, I appointed Rikke Baumgarten and Helle Hestehave, the creators of “Baum und Pferdgarten” (she also distributes its New York store), also part of the show. Their collection is a real gem both futuristic and portable, hustling codes chic by mixing them with those of sportswear. They divert the classic elements of the female wardrobe to transform them into ONIHD – Unidentified Object Highly Desirable – through relevant material innovations. We may talk about it…

Then it is difficult to determine in the light of these first shows the actual color of future trends. We are seeing more individual expression of free electrons. This week the Danish fashion great example “Design simplicity” dear to the Scandinavians …