August 2013

Conny Groenewegen


Co-developing a series of capes entitled “360 degree shelter”. The silhouettes were presented during the first edition of Wad & Design Festival at the Dutch Island of Schiermonnikoog and during SALON 2013 Beijing, China.

Dutch womenswear designer Conny Groenewegen is best known for her unconventional fabric choices and inventive knitting techniques, and she also won the Mercedes-Benz Dutch Fashion Awards with her autumn-winter 2012-2013 collection entitled ‘Alchemy’. “The jury was instantly and unanimously convinced by the artistic integrity of this designer who provides the fashion industry with much needed oxygen”

Photography by Jan Willem Kaldenbach, in Dashilar, Beijing, October 3, 2013.