The Austrian Marina Hormanseder (30) is considered as absolute design by competing. Stars like FKA twigs (27), Rihanna (27) and (29) Lady Gaga are fans of fetish fashion. In this interview the Wienerin tells why the job as a designer was only their second choice and who she would like to dress.
Designer Marina Hormanseder has shown so far on the Mercedes-Benz fashionweek Berlin just three collections. More, she needed to be celebrated as a new newcomer.
Fetish Couture from Berlin
Leather corsets, bandages, buckles, skintight Pencil Skirts or Bustier – their unique creations are inspired by fetish clothing and orthopedic prostheses strongly. From this mix of wicked, elegant Couture fashion are not only all fashion critics excited, but especially musicians such as FKA twigs, Rihanna and Lady Gaga, who has just ordered a few items from her current collection.
But instead of eccentric pop stars, the exceptional talent of Dear customers from the policy or the noble wishes. “Michelle Obama or Duchess Catherine are extremely influential,” says she, “if then I would like to design for them”. To compensate, Hall offers also tragbarere pieces with extravagant details and since recently accessories like leather handbags with buckles and belt straps.
From the idea to the brand
Marina Hoermanseder, who graduated at the international art Academy of fashion ESMOD in Berlin and studied before international business administration in Vienna, the late Designer (d. 40) owes its inspiration Alexander McQueen. During her internship at the label, the former fashion student dealt with classical renaissance costumes and orthopaedic corsets from the 18th century. Her trademark was born.