LUMINA a Ray of Light by ILJA – During Milan Fashion Week at 5 VIE

MILAN, During Milano Fashion Week at NEOCLASSICA 5 Vie September  19th – Ilja Visser will present her new ‘Lumina’ collection inspired by light

In the collection you will find boxy, straight and geometrical shapes combined with more feminine, fluid and organic shapes with a minimal, sharp and graphical touch. To create a strong feminine and modern collection. Mainly clean finished with raw edge contrast and subtle color contrast details.

The use of soft and fluid materials in contrast with harder and glittery or textured materials in contrast with matte and shiny materials. Double face two toned fabrics represents the change of light.

Lumina is a collection inspired by light. Artists like James Turrell and Olafur Eliasson, who are inspired by light, space and reflections, were a big influence on this collection.

Light is a bare necessity, but intangible at the same time. It defines forms, shapes and spaces but also triggers the viewers perception and emotions. With Lumina Ilja Visser tried to capture these emotions. The phenomenons of light and the transition of light from day to night.

About ILJA

Dutch fashion designer Ilja Visser, embarked on her career in fashion by attending the School of Arts in Arnhem, the Netherlands. Studying fashion design led her to New York for internships at Donna Karan and Maria Cornejo where she acquired her fine skills of tailoring. Upon graduation in 2001, Ilja moved to Milan, Italy to further discover the foundation of fashion, textiles and design.

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