Fashion at the Tropenmuseum Amsterdam

From January 6, 2012 through June 26, 2012

With CULTURE COUTURE, The Tropen Museum in Amsterdam shows how authentic costumes from different cultures can inspire new, contemporary couture.

In this exhibition you’ll see the work of three promising international designers from Antwerp’s renowned Fashion Academy:

Manon Kundig, Teddy Beard Collection

Manon Kundig woolen cap and beard

Tabitha Osler, Mount Analogue (Be sure to look at her website!)

Tabitha Osler woman with umbrella

Wali Mohammed Barrec, Shoes

Leather Shoes Wali Mohammed Barrech

More info at Tropen Museum

Finally, a nice text from the site of Tabitha Osler …

Fashion …

Any plant which habitually breaks away from its roots in the autumn, and is driven by the wind, as a light, rolling mass, over the fields and prairies. Spreading its seeds for the following season.