HYERES-EXPRESS 2013 DESIGNER PREVIEW: YVONNE POEI-YIE KWOK
Netherlands (25). and last year I graduated from the Amsterdam Fashion Institute graduate (2012). She is now in research of possibilities to start her own label.
Portrait Filep Motwary.
How does it feel for you being selected for this year’s edition of Hyeres ?
It’s an honor to be selected for one of the top fashion competition in the world. It’s really nice to be in the South of France, meeting new people and working in a nice environment.
How would you describe Hyeres in three words ?
Beautiful, cozy, atmospheric.
What has been your favorite part of the process so far ?
Working in the garden at the Villa Noailles with sunny weather and great surroundings.
In three words, what is your collection about ?
Marionettes, handwork and youthfulness.
In what ways you think participating in a Festival like Hyeres will help you in the future ?
I think it’s a great platform to present yourself internationally. Getting in contact with different company’s, people in the industry and press is a great starting point to start your own label or to work for a fashion brand.
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