Alexia Hentsch is a half-Brazilian, half-Swiss fashion and costume designer based in London. She has designed costumes for the Rio De Janeiro carnival, the Opening Ceremony of the Rio Olympic Games and is also the Founder of menswear line, Hentsch Man. Alexia recently launched a velvet bodysuit collection - bringing a sense of carnival into evening wear.
Today she mixes up all of this experience to blur the lines between fashion, costume design and womenswear. Alexia’s heart lies in using clothes and costume to create another world where the fantastical meets fashion and the everyday meets the highly, and beautifully, unusual.
KEY STOCKISTS: LUISA VIA ROMA, FARFETCH, BROWNS USA SALES CONTACT: ISABEL@CLARETSHOWROOM.COM
Established in London in 2019, M.A.B.E is collection of beautifully crafted breezy summertime wardrobe essentials that marries vibrant colour and vintage-inspired prints with feminine silhouettes and easy-to-wear fabrics.
Founded by two friends, the label is named after co-founder Kirstine’s grandmother Mabel; a Danish artist, designer and muse. Drawing inspiration from its namesake, M.A.B.E channels an effortlessly artful aesthetic, reinterpreting it for the contemporary woman. At the core of the brand are easy-to-wear separates realised in airy fabrics; chint prints, lace trim shirts, embroidered dresses, and fluid maxi skirts.
Impeccable craftsmanship and attention to detail is at the heart of M.A.B.E; styles comes in a limited run to ensure every pieces is special.
M.A.B.E Making Apparel Beautiful & Effortless.
USA SALES CONTACT: ISABEL@CLARETSHOWROOM.COM
Madeleine Thompson is a leading British cashmere luxury & modern lifestyle brand which celebrates its 10th anniversary this year. Based between Hong Kong and London, Thompson clearly understands the importance of comfort and style, something which underpins her every design. Ideal for lounging and travelling, the luxurious sweaters, jumpsuits and wraps are woven from the ﬁnest Italian cashmere.
“I want the women who wear my clothes to feel elegant and relaxed,” says British knitwear designer Madeleine Thompson. It all began with a simple beanie but now Madeleine Thompson’s eponymous brand has become one of the most successful cashmere collections of the moment.
KEY STOCKISTS: NET-A-PORTER, HARRODS, INTERMIX USA SALES CONTACT: ISABEL@CLARETSHOWROOM.COM
PUNTAMAR was born in March 2016 in Colombia. Founded by two cousins from the city of Bucaramanga.
PUNTAMAR swimwear reflects an avant-garde and elegant lifestyle, through exclusive pieces and innovative design. The goal of PUNTAMAR is to set a new definition of swimwear, creating new looks to take you effortlessly from day to night.
KEY STOCKISTS: LUISA VIA ROMA, SAUCE, SANAHUNT USA SALES CONTACT: ISABEL@CLARETSHOWROOM.COM
urbancode launched with its line of women’s accessories in 2008, from its London based design house. The brand has evolved to include womenswear with an emphasis on faux fur and outerwear. The design team have achieved critical acclaim for its ability to bring together seemingly conflicting styles, prints, moods and references into a focused vision, to create unique and beautifully crafted womenswear. urbancode designs blend the original with the contemporary, giving feminine silhouettes, sharp detailing and mixing everyday versatility with covetable glamour that is achingly cool.
KEY STOCKISTS: ASOS, BLOOMINGDALES, INTERMIX USA SALES CONTACT: ISABEL@CLARETSHOWROOM.COM