Growing up in a middle-class migrant family designer Mo Benchellal always dared to dream about the extravagant things in life; travel, fashion, art and beauty. It was at a young age already that the designer wanted to transform the ordinary into the extra-ordinary. Nowadays classics are still the starting point for each of his designs but by playing with proportions, changing volumes and the use of unexpected materials Benchellal creates a new enriched silhouette in which the origin remains visible.
On Thursday, October 4, BENCHELLAL opens the Dutch Sustainable Fashion Week at the Marineterrein in Amsterdam. With 32 looks designer Mo Benchellal shows a circularly designed collection based on old Defense materials such as uniforms, tents and backpacks.Read & see more