Homage to Copenhagen – Ganni

Words Line Hindsgaul It was on a trip to New York that designer Ditte Refstrup found inspiration for her F/W 18 collection. More specifically, in an article she read about a young girl whose greatest aspiration was to become a Victoria’s Secret Angel. Ditte wanted to inspire ambition for a different kind of angel. A…

Rejuvenated retro – Baum und Pferdgarten

Words Sille Ugelvig Inspired by the blooming youth of today, Baum und Pferdgarten created a fashion-forward collection called “Blast of Blooms,” energizing onlookers. A screen at the center of the scene captured models strolling down the catwalk, in high, white boots, from all angles. Aiming to push the boundaries of what defines feminine and masculine, Rikke…

Consequential report – Heliot Emil

Words Celine Syverud Since their debut collection titled ‘There is no Tomorrow’ presented during Milan Fashion Week for SS17, the brothers behind Heliot Emil have been playing with provocative themes and subcultures as reference points. Despite featuring a concept that conceivably could be critiqued rather harshly, they have emerged as a success. Located in the underground…

Decadence in the detail – Jesper Høvring

Words Katrine Lund-Nielsen In the suave surroundings of Palmehaven at d’Angleterre, couture designer Jesper Høvring held his show Thursday afternoon, boasting an extravagance many had thirsted for. Beautiful pleated skirts and matching blouses in dusty black or burgundy with elegant details of velvet cuffs competed for attention with ruffles and multi-colored embroidery. Later in the show,…

Scotch on the frocks – Designers Remix

Words Lotte Freddie Tartan Riots, Charlotte Eskildsen calls her A/W 18 collection. “I am not very much into prints,” she says. Even so, Prince of Wales tartan and all kinds of checks were played with throughout, in wool and chiffon, all the while maintaining a minimalistic line. A classic Scotch tartan in yellow and black…

Sportswear for the everyday – Halo

Words Pernille Hammershøj To many people, contemporary clothing equals sportswear. Sport and training have become an integrated part of everyday life. Hence to some there is no need to distinguish between work-out garments and office clothes. That is just how the contemporary sports and clothing brand Halo thinks. After its show, CFW Daily had the…