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Philipp Plein a young fashion designer

Philipp Plein | April 19, 2011

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Philipp Plein is a young German fashion designer, making his statement in the today’s world of fashion industry. The interest in arts and fashion Plein has inherited from his parents. His youth was full of traveling, during which he visited a lot of museums and galleries, which made him absolutely sure that he want to dedicate his life to design.
First of his design experiences were designing pieces of furniture for his family and friends.

In 2004 Philipp Plein has shown his first fashion collection. It was considered a “heavy metal” collection because of the edgy silhouettes, and a lot of leather and studs used.
In in 2010 Philipp Plein said that a new face of his brand will be Mischa Barton, english-american model and actress. The choice is explained by Plein as the fact that the actress, being a beautiful woman, is used to attract much attention and can carry it with dignity.
The style of young designer’s collections is very brave and innovative. Even if the main focus of Plein’s work nowadays is fashion, he still designs furniture as it is one of his main passions.
Being very creative, Philipp Plein has already gained international recognition and honorable awards such as GQ Awards National Brand of the Year in 2007, the New Faces Award in the category Fashion 2008.