Autumn – Winter 2018

AUTUMN – WINTER 2018

IN A LANDMARK FIRST, DAMIR DOMA, A 2NDGENERATION GERMAN IMMIGRANT, RETURNS TO HIS HOMELAND TO PRESENT THE AUTUMN WINTER 2018-19 COLLECTION WITHIN THE VAULTED CHAMBERS OF THE HALLE AM BERGHAIN, LOCATED WALL TO WALL WITH THE BERGHAIN NIGHTCLUB. A VERITABLE TECHNO CATHEDRAL AND THE LEGENDARY HEART OF THE BERLIN CLUB SCENE, BERGHAIN’S PALPABLE ENERGY AND LIFE FORCE FOR UNIVERSAL OPTIMISM INFORMS THE SEASON’S ROGUE BOHEMIA.

VITAL AND FLUID, THE COLLECTION HARNESSES AN UNWAVERING DUALITY OF TAILORING AND DRAPE FOR MEN’S AND WOMENSWEAR SILHOUETTES THAT REMIXES THE RADICAL, PURE SPIRIT OF 80’S MÄNNERVOGUE WITH A NEW URBAN ÉLAN. GENEROUS VENTED COATS ARE CUT IN WOOL FELT, GRID COTTON AND SEERSUCKER CORDUROY, AND AN EXCLUSIVE DAMIR DOMA X REDA “SUPER 110’S” WOOL SELVEDGE SPLICES BLAZERS AND DRAPES ACROSS ASYMMETRIC SHIFT DRESSES. BONDING CREATES TWO-TONE EFFECTS ACROSS WOOL SATIN TUNICS AND SCULPTED LEATHER BLOUSONS, WHILST THE SPONTANEOUS URGENCY OF GRAFFITI INFORMS AIRBRUSHED RIB JERSEY AND SUNSET OMBRÉ SWEATSHIRTS. THE DECORATIVE HAND OF SILK PAISLEY, VINTAGE FLORALS AND CARPET KNITS ALLUDES TO TRAVEL AND ANTIQUITY, AS DAMIR DOMA’S HISTORY AND GEOGRAPHY ALIGNS IN THE COORDINATES OF ANTWERP, PARIS, AND MILAN PRINTED ACROSS RAIN JACKETS AND FLEECE.

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH OFFICINE CREATIVE, POINTED SPRAYED BROGUES, MOULDED CLOGS, STRETCH FLAT CUISSARDS AND BELT POUCHES ELEVATE BERGHAIN’S AFTER-HOURS PRAGMATISM, AS DO VELVET CLIP POUCHES BY MASTER-PIECE JAPAN.

A LIVE SOUNDTRACK BY RESIDENT DJ’S BARKER & BAUMECKER ANIMATES THE COLLECTION, TAPPING INTO THE AUTHENTIC SPIRIT OF BERGHAIN’S HOUSE RECORD LABEL ‘OSTGUT TON’.