Henrik Vibskov’s Studio. Photo: Hans H. Bærholm. Styling: Pholoso Selebogo
At Copenhagen Fashion Week SS15,
Sleek got a sneak peek into the studios of a few of our favourite
designers working in the Danish capital. Check back later this week for
Henrik Vibskov made waves at Paris Fashion Week earlier this year
when he presented his SS15 collection alongside a performance by dancers
from the Norwegian National Ballet.
Gliding through a shallow pool adorned in black dancewear, the
dancers performed an outtake from “Swan Lake”, a performance of which
Vibskov previously did costume design for, as played by the Norwegian
National Ballet. The set, said Vibskov, was very simple, but the
movements of the dancers in the water was so inspiring, he had to bring
the dancers and their pool to Paris for his showcase there.
The performance proved the perfect complement to a collection Vibskov
claims was largely inspired by “weird things happening in water.”
“We normally try to work with four or five completely different subjects and wait to see how they all tie together.”
For the SS15 collection, one of those subjects was water. The other? Concrete and bricks.
“Maybe one of the biggest visions for mankind is how we want to be
remembered. And that’s a big part of building,” said the once interior
Both light and soft, it folds, accommodates and transforms itself after
handling to create dramatic
new shapes. BAO BAO ISSEY MIYAKE is a line of bags and pouches with the
theme of "shapes made by chance." It features a flexible functionality
perfect for busy modern lifestyles. Since its inception in 2000, it has
established a unique array of products through its pursuit of intriguing
shapes born out of simple pieces and diverse materials.
The HENRIK VIBSKOV BOUTIQUE has been open since 2006 in Copenhagen and New York April 2011. All stores reflect the universe of Henrik Vibskov – they are the only three places in the world where you can preview the unedited collection. To broaden the palette of what we find unique we have mixed in pieces from a long range of other designers and artists.
WWW.HENRIKVIBSKOVBOUTIQUE.COM is a satellite of the HENRIK VIBSKOV BOUTIQUE in Copenhagen and New York. Its aim is to reach out globally to all corners of the world with exciting products, special editions, old classics, books, magazines, shoes, skin-care and make-up, from a range of local and international designers, artists and creators, which we think create a new, progressive and beautiful collection of pieces.