After an AMAZING few months in Europe, Begitta has returned home!
It has been quite a huge accomplishment as a designer for Begitta to complete her studies of Haute Couture in Paris and also Bridal Couture and Embroidery at The Central Saint Martins College of Art, world renowned as one of the most prestigious schools of design.
Working on the Haute Couture in Paris included creating a stunning gown using the techniques of Madame Grès, with the couturiers whom were employed by the master drapier for over 25 years. Also working with couturier Madame Brigitte Lenoir of Yves Saint Laurent (YSL), Shibori dying expert and textile designer – Sharon Kilfoyle, Monsieur Jean Pierre Tritz – Jean Paul Gaultier’s Couture Milliner, Jean-Louis Pinabel – feather master who works with YSL and stocks his collections in Harrods (London).
Begitta may have returned but you can still follow the adventure in her STORYBOOK JOURNAL. Begitta has come home with bright new inspirations, an even larger love for the world of couture, amazing stories and a fabulous new collection.
2011 will mark the release of Begitta’s first Pret-a-Porter (Ready-to-Wear) Collection! Drawing inspiration from her fabulous work abroad Begitta has worked tirelessly to produce a fabulous collection to debut as Guest Designer at the Sunshine Coast Fashion Festival on September 2nd, 2011. Begitta will also be speaking at the “Frocks on the Vines” seminar on the 6th of September as part of a creative industries, mentoring and networking program that supports and mentors new and emerging designers.
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