Bea Szenfeld + Björk = True

The Polar Music Prize 2010 is being awarded to Icelandic artist Björk. During the award ceremony the star wore a Bea Szenfeld garment. It´s a handmade piece from Szenfelds latest collection, “Sur la Plage”. The suit jacket is totally made out of three-dimensional paper sequins. This shimmering pinkmetallic garment is a part of a magnificent […]

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Sur la plage

A “haute papier” collection by Swedish fashion designer Bea Szenfeld. The new collection “Sur la Plage” is a continuation of Bea Szenfeld earlier paper projects “Paper Dolls” (exhibit earlier at Nordiska, Museum of cultural history in Sweden) and ”Whatever Forever” (exhibit earlier at Paris Fashion Week). ”Sur la Plage” contains 12 outfits, each and every […]

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Neptunes daughter

The collection ”Neptune’s Daughter” is a homage to Esther Williams. A competitive swimmer and a movie star, famous for her musical films featuring elaborate performances in swimming and diving. In her youth, Williams engaged in swimming competitions, hoping to go to the Olympics. This was in 1940 and the Olympics were canceled due to World War Two. […]

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Whatever forever

The collection “Whatever Forever” is a continuation of my earlier project “Paper Dolls”. Paper is a marvelous material with a complex character. My intention is to experiment with different variations of paper. From the stiff cardboard to the tender tissuepaper; from the strict lines of the A4-format to the pleated chaos of the paper shredder. With this simple resources I created […]

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Paper dolls

Can clothes made of paper change the way people see their daily life and the way they relate to objects around them? With the Paper Dolls Collection I wanted to recycle one of the most common materials in our surrounding in an unexpected way. As you see the paper has an endless amount of structures and […]

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