DAVID FERREIRA IS A PORTUGAL-BASED WOMENSWEAR LABEL CREATED BY DAVID FERREIRA HIMSELF. THE PORTUGUESE DESIGNER GRADUATED FROM THE BA (HONS) FASHION DESIGN COURSE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF WESTMINSTER WITH HIS AW15 COLLECTION. THE DESIGNER'S VISION STANDS AS THE PERFECT HARMONY BETWEEN TRADITION AND MODERNITY. HIS CRAFTSMANSHIP AND INNOVATIVE TECHNIQUES WERE GAINED WHILE WORKING FOR DESIGNERS SUCH AS IRIS VAN HERPEN, GILES DEACON AND MEADHAM KIRCHHOFF. DURING THIS TIME, DAVID DEVELOPED THE SKILLS IN ORDER TO RELEASE WOMEN FROM THEIR NATURAL SHAPE INTO NEW SILHOUETTES, GIVING FORM TO HIS MODERN APPROACH TO COUTURE. DAVID CREATES HIGHLY DESIRABLE PIECES FOR THE UNCONVENTIONAL WOMAN – THE WEARER HAS A STRONG PERSONAL STYLE AND A TASTE FOR STANDOUT PIECES OF CLOTHING THAT ACT AS A UNIQUE EXTENSION OF THEMSELVES. DAVID FERREIRA’S GARMENTS BLUR THE LINES BETWEEN FASHION AND ART.

IN PREVIOUSLY WINNING THE MERIT AWARD, DAVID FERREIRA RECEIVED A FULLY SPONSORED CATWALK SHOW DURING LONDON FASHION WEEK AW16, AS WELL AS SHOWING AT FASHION SCOUT SS17. FASHION SCOUT’S FOUNDER AND CREATIVE DIRECTOR MARTYN ROBERTS COMMENTS: “DAVID’S WESTMINSTER GRADUATE COLLECTION WAS CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED BY PRESS AND MEDIA AND HE HAS SUCH A STRONG VISION. FASHION SCOUT IS RENOWNED AROUND THE WORLD FOR SHOWCASING AND NURTURING THE FRESHEST INTERNATIONAL TALENT AND DAVID DEFINITELY FITS IN THIS.”

 
 

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