With a status as a supporter of the cutting edge, Art Hearts Fashion’s designers who showed at New York Fashion Week were definitely on the more unconventional side.
7crash took inspiration from the vitality, strengthand transformative power of nature, with references to leaves,insects, and flora and fauna that blossoms and withers with the seasonsthroughout their F/W 2016 collection.
Looking at the magic of women, Altaf Maaneshia’s collectionis elegant yet powerful with structured silhouettes high shoulders and narrow waists.
Serbian Bata Spasojevic of the fashion brand INDIVIDUAL went punk rock, rock 'n' roll for his futuristic HARD ANGELcollection, while Mihaela Teleaga used Freudian symbolism in her ready-to-wear‘Dream Walker’ collection.
Taking inspiration from their Maltese heritage, Charles & Ron’s vibrant ‘Saints, Love and Mediterranean lights’ collection is all graphic prints and ecclesial colour schemes. Using natural material to create haute couture pieces, Chaz Aracil's collectionis tactile,sleek and architectural, while EloCheé juxtaposes contradictory materials in the most innovative ways.
Mixing Scottish printswith French sequins and lace as well as leather and Spanish wool, Gregorio Sanchez’s collection is both classic and unstructured, while House of Byfield’s show took inspiration from Gabon in West Africa.