With her charming, ready-to-wear collection for the coming spring, she presented late last year in Paris, Vanessa Seward thrilled fashion critics and audiences. And this is not the first time that all buzzing about this successful French designer. Vanessa Seward is not a new name on the international fashion scene. But only a little less than two years, this is the Argentine with the Paris address established brand under her own name. Born in Buenos Aires, raised in Paris and London, designer slowly over the years started to break collections that delighted many.
Her professional career began in internship in the French study Berc, and later worked for the fashion greats Karl Lagerfeld and Chanel house that was under her many years of leadership and Tom Ford when he was at the helm of the brand Saint Laurent. The famous Tunisian fashion house Azzaro came in 2002, when its founder, Loris Azzaro died a year later, she took over the creative leadership. Here is Seward absorbed knowledge until 2011 when she decided to dedicate the creation of her own brand. Friendly call for cooperation came from the fashion house APC which is 2012 created the first capsule collection.This will later help her cooperation to create a brand under his own name. Specifically, the creative director of the house of Jean Touitou recognized then the desire for designer fashion growing up. As many fashion experts around her realized, grown ‘aesthetics for students’ and was ready to create clothes for young working women who like a retro flair.
These are recognized and world stars A list which is Seward some time been the stylist, such as Nicole Kidman, Michelle Williams, Natalie Portman and Kristen Stewart. The work of Vanessa Seward is known in the world of theater. In fact, she created the clothes for the characters from the play ‘The Umbrellas of Cherbourg’ which aired in the Paris Theatre Théâtre du Châtelet, which was created according to the French melodrama from the sixties in which the lead role was recognized by French actress Catherine Deneuve. Love of France and Paris are very much evident in her collections. T-shirts with the inscription ‘Une femme française’, romantic retro prints, ambassador of the brand like Jeanne Damas and Charlotte Gainsbourg clearly indicate in which direction the successful designer wants to go. Even the official Instagram profile is often ‘filled’ with inspiring visuals such as pictures of Nina Simone, Jerry Hall, editorials for Vogue recorded from the late sixties with Catherine Deneuve in the main role and videos of the French chanson. It is not surprising that its first store opened just in Paris. Besides the three in Paris and one in Los Angeles, has recently opened her first store in the UK; in London’s Notting Hill.