By Borre

17th November 2011

Borre Akkersdijk who graduated from Design Academy Eindhoven last year has just released his first collection called By Borre. Based in Paris his collection is called ' The First cycle – the story from the yarn to the show'. An interesting collection with oversized woven coats and dresses as well as duffle dresses.

His textiles are from a unique process he developed for his graduation project working with textile mills who manufacture the textiles for mattress covers that allows him to weave the pattern piece and exaggerated quilting into the fabrics.

His show started with a stop-motion animation explaining the production process of the clothing as this is as equally important to his collection as the aesthetic and silhouette.

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