interviews

In this section you will find the stories behind our brands. The creators of brands such as Alanui, Odeeh, Vince and Wandler share their candid insight about their inspiration, their atelier and the people behind the brand. 


Bananatime

The Story Behind

 

BANANATIME was initiated with the idea of effortless clothing that is comfortable, while using the best quality fabrics. We did not want luxury to be limited by occasion or gender.


Julia Mah and Naoyo Kawaguchi, the founders of BANANATIME.


 

October 3, 2019

Wandler

The Story Behind

 

“It is super rewarding to have women choose Wandler bags and shoes for that something new to add a little statement to their everyday dressing..

Elza Wandler, designer of her brand


 

September 24, 2019

Ailanto

The Story Behind

 

“Our identity is bohemian and a little retro, we find that craftsmanship and nature are always our starting points when designing a collection.

Iñaki Muñoz and Aitor Muñoz, founders of the design company


 

March 29, 2019

Sofie D'Hoore

The Story Behind

 

“When I embark upon a new collection, fabric is the starting point. Each season, I research hunderds of textiles before making the choices that will influence my designs.

Sofie D'Hoore, designer and founder of the brand


 

March 1, 2019

Vince

The Story Behind

 

“I know that many women want to be able to throw something on naturally without effort. I like that the clothes are real - you can easily put thing together.

Caroline Belhumeur, creatieve director at Vince.


 

February 4, 2019

Alanui

The Story Behind

 

“Cashmere and knitwear in general are very special to us. We are trying to improve our products using new techniques and patterns. From sophisticated jacquards to crochet and needle-punch, we are always very excited to work on new products and discover what it will look like.

Nicolò and Carlotta Oddi, founders of Alanui


 

December 28, 2018

Odeeh

The Story Behind

 

“Inspiration is really everywhere, you just have to keep your eyes open. We usually find new kick-off ideas when we least expect to find them. Nevertheless, we are very much London-addicted.”

Jörg and Otto, creators of Odeeh 

  

augustus 30, 2018

Harris Wharf London

The Story Behind

  

“Confident, comfortabale and effortlessly smart. That's how we want that women feel when they wear Harris Wharf London.

Gulia Acchiardi, designer of Harris Wharf London 

 

 

september 28, 2018