Fashion Show of ROMANIAN DESIGNERS: Adelina Ivan, Andra Clitan and Stephan Pelger – Video from Berlin Fashion Week.
Adelina Ivan is a Bucharest based women’s ready-to-wear limited edition clothing line, produced entirely in-house by hand. The focus behind the collections is on the black and white theme and undisclosed details, hand crafted techniques on futuristic shapes and fabrics. The label tells a story about revealing the small world within, hence the conceptual and harmonic collections and the devotion to keeping things simple and natural. Born in Bucharest, Adelina Ivan won the 2011 F&B award – designer of the year from fashionandbeauty.ro. With a BFA in design from the Art Institute of Bucharest, she launched her label in 2008. The label’s collections have been shown at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin in July 2012 and also during the Berlin Fashion Show at Premium, Who’s Next Paris, The Train New York and Weareurope Tokio.
Andra Clitan was born in Baia Mare, Romania in 1983. She grew up and studied in her hometown until 2002, when she decided to move to Cluj-Napoca to study at the University of Art and Design. She started her career by specializing in textiles, with a Major in Fashion Design and a Minor in Printing. Later on, she studied at L’Ecole Superieure des Artes Decoratifs de Strasbourg, France (2004) and in 2008 she was granted a scholarship at Central St. Martins College of Art and Design London. Reference points in her career were: Romanian Fashion Week Iasi (2006-2008), Summer Fashion Week by Fashion TV (2007), The Pasarela Festival (2009) by French Embassy Bucharest, Romanian Fashion Week (2010).
“My source of inspiration is life itself. Everything inspires me, a person, an object, a sunny day or a bitterly cold night, absolutely everything.”
Stephan Pelger was born in Brasov, Romania, and studied at the Fashion Institute in Vienna, where his creative talent was discovered early. After finishing his studies, Stephan worked for the brands Missoni, Schella Kann and Di Vercallo Cashmere. In 2004 Stephan decided to return to Romania in order to start building up his own brand. Only one year later he introduced his first collection at the Romanian Fashion Week where he was praised and recognized by the critics. This was the beginning of a beautiful career. Now Stephan Pelger is a well-known high profile brand present on the national and international fashion market. His creations are designed for self-confident, modern, young women who set value on taste, style and elegance.