Australian based Allie Howard presents her collection ‘Grid’ which is centred around bringing leather into a fashion focus. Exploring laser cutting, bonding, layering, weaving and stacking, the concept is centred the development of innovative textiles and their context.
Howard explores revealing and concealing the body, in a collection full of innovative laser-cut leather, which has been morphed into a fashion context. The GRID is a graphic, clean and sophisticated womenswear collection with beautiful finishes, unique shapes and intricate textures.
The theatrical element and interplay between angle and light challenge the perception of textures and shapes, exploring the ability to dress the body in hybrid forms throughout ‘Grid’. With a unique and innovative approach to design grounded in changeability, Howard has a heavy textile focus manipulating designs into a new context.
Allie Howard is the talk of the city as she presents their captivating new collection at Vancouver Fashion Week F/W 2018 Season (VFW). The featured brand looks at revealing and concealing the body, in a collection full of innovative laser cut leather, which has been morphed into a fashion context.
Vancouver Fashion Week is the fastest growing fashion week in the world and the only industry event that actively seeks out to showcase international award-winning designers from over 25 global fashion capitals. Since its inception 17 years ago, VFW has operated with a firm belief in being a well-grounded local initiative with global instincts and intuition.