Poznań fashion - a few insider tips
Poznań is without doubt one of the most fashionable cities in Poland. Places that promote both fashion and design include Stary Browar, Concordia, Spot and a few others. This October for the 8th time in a row Stary Browar will organize the Art & Fashion Forum an event for fashion enthusiasts and one of the most important fashion events in Poland.
This year’s motto of the Art & Fashion Forum is „Chic Geek” the event will take place between the 10 - 17 of October” during numerous workshops, meetings, presentations and shows participants will focus on the topics combining fashion and technology.
Over the years AFF has become a truly prestigious and worthwhile event, surely also thanks to the lecturers and coaches. The most prominent guest of last year’s edition was Scott Schuman (The Sartorialist). This year the team of mentors will be composed of such names like designer Alireza Massoumnia, known for his work with Thierry Mugler, Calvin Klein or Cartier; Elle magazine’s head of fashion Ina Lekiewicz, designer & artist – Ania Orska, fashion illustrator Tomasz Sadurski and still a few more.
Each year AFF additionally aims at fishing out and promoting young talents. To find out more about AFF and to learn how participate please follow the link: www.starybrowar5050.com/AFF.
Poznań’s fashion all year round
Poznań has a lot to say when it comes to fashion, many well-known brands originated here. Poland’s top 3 jewelry brands Apart, Yes, Kruk have their headquarters and designer houses in Poznań. Other ultra-creative brands include Ania Orska – an ethno, hipster jewelry designer
Bizuu – a cute brand inspired by the style of different decades
Hector & Karger – a brand with simple yet sharp and edgy cuts. All of the brands mentioned have their boutiques at Stary Browar – probably the most creative shopping center in Poznań.
Apart from the high end fashion mentioned there are a few interesting places that have popped up on Garbary street. 2 fascinating vintage fashion boutiques worth checking out are Noonah. and Priscilla gallery places that when you enter you realize right away are run by people who are in love with fashion. Hip, vintage, modern, chic, original, fancy you’ll be able to find representatives of all styles here.Priscilla gallery is run by two graduates of the Art. School in Poznań – their artistic touch is visible already to any window-shopper.
A next door neighbor to Priscilla gallery is a unique home decor store. – Decoculture also worth getting interested in.