Dries Van Noten is a line of ready-to -wear for men and women , the eponymous Belgian designer , defined by the NY Times as one of the most cerebral of the Fashion System . The designer heir of an ancient family tradition tailoring finished his university studies he founded his own fashion house in 1985 , which debuted successfully presenting her collections in London with a strong multi-ethnic and contemporary taste .
Mismatching and ethnic melting pot , define the style charming, elegant and slightly snobbish of the brand, characterized by the use of color, original fabrics and materials technology . Dominate the chiefs made plywood , Middle Eastern caftans , floral embroidery , fabrics windowed "old school" , fine leathers and exotic reptiles , animal prints mixed with patches of fabric in one color contrast.
Stylistic experimentation , and research in the overlapping tissue fitting, characterize collections eccentric aristocratic allure designer Dries Van Noten , that mixes formal dresses , classic design, kimono knitwear , prints, wallpaper and distorted geometries , where " Tokyo meets Calcutta " in great journey to discover the East.