I know I haven’t written diary much, actually not at
Firstly, once again, I want to thank all the beautiful people around me who is my biggest support and motivation. All beginnings are hard, and UPA is not an exemption. It is really slow, but enjoyable (most of the time, except for the times you actually want to run away to different direction and scream. P.S. night sleep helps to overcome these panic attacks :) ) project, that, I believe, will grow and become
In the meantime, I would like to tell you a little more about our SS17 Collection as it has recently won the award for Textiles Design in IDI Awards! And for more excitement, the judge for this category was extraordinary talented artist Una Burke!
So… SS17… from the ‘birth’ of UPA late last year it was meant to bring experiences to people. I wanted to invite people to ‘stop’. And this SS17 Collection is the perfect ‘invitation’ hidden in between layers of silk and linen. All Collection is hand dyed with plants. Some silk dresses have hand painted bold illustrations modestly hiding under the layers of silk, others- hand scribbled embroidered animals. It is unique collection bringing old techniques to the modern life. All
And for the last, but not least… something I believe in and wish you the same ;)
‘If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it’- William Arthur Ward