26 Nov '16, 11pm

Patrycja Guzik’s “Heavenly” Upcycled Garments Are Shelters You Can Wear https://t.co/8Zd0quTQP1

Ecouterre is a media sponsor of the EcoChic Design Award . Clothes are a little bit magical. They buffer our bodies against the elements, they disguise our vulnerabilities, and they equip us to face the world with equanimity. In a way they are our most immediate form of shelter. Patrycja Guzik , who took first place at the 2015/16 EcoChic Design Award , played with that idea when she created her prize-winning garments. "My interpretation of the title ‘Heaven Is a Place on Earth’ was the starting point for my collection," the Polish stylist and designer told Ecouterre. "This saying corresponds to the everlasting pursuit of perfection in life, and is a condition when the feeling of emptiness and stagnation is able to be balanced, allowing us to be in harmony—to find your own place on earth. I aimed to make my clothes a shelter: a dreamy, heaven-like space that one could just...

Full article: http://www.ecouterre.com/patrycja-guziks-heavenly-upcycle...

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