PETJA ZOREC

SLOVENIA / SLOVENIJA //

Petja embodies a new generation of Slovenian fashion designers who design outside of accepted fashion norms regarding trends and gender-specific clothing. Her beautifully crafted ready-to-wear-designs are full of contradictions and easily shift between casual and formal. She plays with traditional textile techniques, often combining them with high-tech and sportswear materials. Her collections are designed as menswear, yet could and should easily be worn by women. Petja Zorec is an internationally renowned designer, who received numerous of awards since graduating in 2013, amongst which is a student Prešeren award.

Je mednarodno priznana in nagrajena oblikovalka za moške (OpenMyMed Prize, Design (Dis)ability, Elle Style nagrada (SOTO), Trend (Young@Squat), Nagrada Republike Slovenije za trajnostni razvoj in študentska Prešernova nagrada. Kosi njenih oblikovno izrazitih ”ready-to-wear “ kolekcij so izdelani z uporabo tradicionalnih tekstilnih tehnik in tehnoloških novosti, pri pri čemer se oblikovalka ne ozira na speci ke spolov.

       

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