Georgian designers are very famous all over the world and have their own fans. The dresses of Demna Gvasalia and David Koma are worn by Hollywood stars and prominent international figures.
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Tbilisi 2017, Georgia presented over 52 designers’ FW17 collections. The author of the article published on the website selected the strongest collections of the fashion week.
Aznauri – is a men’s label founded in 2016 by a young designer Irakli Rusadze. He creates sporty tailoring and minimal-tinged leatherwear. Burgundy wool and leather texture were a key peculiarity of his collection.
Gola Damien – his collection is a mixture of street and formal wear. His clothes break gender sartorialnorms and present street-sourced models in his shows.
Situationist –is included under the Irakli Rusadze brand and has already presented its collection at Milan Fashion Week. The collection was characterized by high boots, burgundy coats and leather wear.
Alexander Arutyunov – is based in Moscow and known for his conceptual designs. Bold colour and leather were important parts of his collection.
Tamuna Ingorokva – is one of the major influences on how Georgian women dress. Less provocative clothes and leather wear are particular characteristics of her designs.
Matériel by Aleksandre Akhalkatsishvili – Aleksandre Akhalkatsishvili is the creator of Matériel, the premium line of Georgian heritage fashion house, MATERIA. His modern female style is expressed through geometric forms, leather and black colour.
George Keburia – is a self-taught 27-year-old designer. His clothes are available in various countries such as Ukraine, the USA and Russia. His pink neck dresses with long sleeves give the feeling of a pilgrim dress.