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TOMAS BAGACKAS Fashion Show in Paris – Photos.


TOMAS BAGACKAS Fashion Show in Paris

By Henning Høholt. 

Tomas Bagackas is handing flowers to Jolanta BALČIŪNIENĖ, Ambassador of Lithuania, (not visual in the photo). Foto Dennis Kollen.

PARIS: The norwegian couturier Tomas Bagackas presented his først Paris fashion show at the Lithuanian Embassy in Paris, 21. November 2013.

Headed by her highnes princess Anna Radziwill, the halls were full of audience, celebrityes, ambassadors, diplomates,    designers from some of the world leading fashion houses in Paris.

International culture personalities from the opera and ballet world, press, photographers and filmphotographers, models.

Photo: Arturas Rindeika

Tomas Bagackas  presented his first fashion collection in Paris, with 15 mannequins, 21. November 2013 at the elegant Mansion belonging to the Lithuanian Embassy in the exclusive 17th arrondissement in Paris.

AIM OF COLLECTION

The aim of this collection was to see if different cultures might function in harmony as details from two different religions was represented in the final design of the outfits.

In today’s world where increasing mass production of the clothes takes over peoples identity and joyful feeling fades away, where cultural and spiritual values are constantly changing and mixed together, designers puts an effort in working within sustainable and social responsive design.

                CREATIVE PROCESS

Photo: Arturas Rindeika

During creative process Bagackas relied on the globalization features: movement, development and universality. Garment for him is associated with a separate world, with its own specific constituent elements and       structure.

                                                                                        INSPIRATION

Photo: Arturas Rindeika

Tomas Bagackas was inspired by rounded shapes from Islamic architecture that became a basic form for the silhouette, colors that are used in the robes of catholic church such as deep red, white and black.

TEXTURE

For the texture he has chosen a feeling of the sand from the hourglass that resulted in silk satin and organza fabrics that provides lightness and at the same time a strong sculptural ability surrounded by decent gloss touch.

RED

This was the first catwalk show with impeccably red  for Tomas in Paris.

The presented wardrobe was down to earth, with below-the-knee hemlines, and yet his always mindful of making a difference.

Photo: Arturas Rindeika

He does this with a raffia detail. Here a handmade embroidery there, or a lace appliqué elsewhere.

 

Photos from Catwalk, Arturas Rindeika

The designer knows just what it takes to spice up everyday life. This was a collection for the vacation suitcase, with sculpted draping and luxurious fabrics cut to the perfectly proportioned volumes.

 Please visit www.tomasbagackas.com

Hair by Vincent Jégo.

Make-up: Ane Skjelten.

Choreography: Gytis Reiteris.

AccessoriesSalvador Mateu Andujar

Photos:

Defilé Photos; Arturas Rindeika and Romain Claris.

Back stage: Photography © Emmanuel Donny – All Rights Reserved: www.emmanueldonny.com

Congratulation and reception photos Romain Claris and Dennis Kollen.

Photo: Romain Claris

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 www.tomasbagackas.com

5 minutes back stage 10 minutes before the show goes.

Photos by Emmanuel Donny, www.emmanueldonny.com  copyrights reserved.:

Vincent Jégo responsbale for the hair, is making the last check. Foto: Emmanuel Donny.

 

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