In her collection, Flatter Your Body, Yunji Lee presents a revamped version of corsets. Using angles and optical illusion, the designs alter the shape of any figure without the discomfort of original corsets. This collection consists of unbalanced and oversized versions of classic items such as suits, tailored jackets, and dresses with menswear elements. Most compelling is the light-weight wool dress, with straps that can be adjusted around the bust, waist, and hips to flatter the body. It seems that even the word fitted can take on a whole new shape.
Sleek and versatile, the Milano System is a modular urban backpack 100% Made-in-Italy and designed to meet the dynamic lifestyle needs. Featuring modularity, the Milano System allows customization by combining different modules that can be easily attached and detached from the core pack. It is made with functionality in mind and can be customized by combining the following modules: Milano Backpack - the main pack, Laptop Organizer, Anchor, Everyday Block, Packing Block. The clean design in lightweight nylon and embossed hi-tech fabrics creates both an urban and timeless look.
This raincoat is a combination of a rain coat, an umbrella and waterproof trousers. Depending on the weather conditions and the amount of rain it can be adjusted to different levels of protection. His unique feature is that it combines raincoat and umbrella in one item. With the “umbrella raincoat” your hands are free. Also, it can be perfect for sport activities like riding a bicycle. In addition in a crowded street you do not bump into other umbrellas as the umbrella-hood extends above your shoulders.
Uniqueness :The textile can coil and uncoil upon human touch, can absorb carbon form from atmosphere based on the features of leaves and artificial photosynthesis and chances of providing water at locations where oxygen is less but exposure to sunlight is possible. Inspiration: memosa-pudica plant (bio-inspiration). Challenge: To deduce features of memosa pudica, artificial photosynthesis and incorporate into textile fabrication. Production : Two methods; First by compression rolling and second by edgebinding. Team Members: Pradeep Yammiyavar & Rajatesh Nath Barbhuiya.
Origami-like folds, a single structure consisting of triangular segments, but wraps things like apple sauce. There are new geometric folding surface became a solid calling case. The Clutch bag’s behaviour is completely differ from other any case and opening and closing movements is quite innovative way to use. That is made up of several triangle segments and those each segment edge is define each next segments direction and position. Magnets organise the unimpeded closing behavior. From the functions, the looks like a crystal that reflect all surrounding lights gracefully.
The designer realises the first modular and reconfigurable bag being inspired by the "Sub" textile, which nowaday is used fot the hood of the cars, and that becomes the distinctive symbol of the new line of UrbanikaB brand. A plurality of flexible pieces, that can be connected with each other thruough a zip, the use of selected materials and an accurate technical craft, which is typical of the made in Italy, create products, that are the witness of the new trend