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Lilla Balazs

Lilla Balazs, is a Hungarian born designer. Her graduate AW13 collection was inspired by Hungarian heritage and culture. "Folk Supernatural" is based around the supernatural means of Hungarian Folkwear. It is the result of her interest in the hidden meanings of folk dress and focuses on the close relationship between peasant costume and superstition. Sophisticated, edgy and inspired by imacculate craftmanship are the ethos behind the collection and Lilla's work in general. Lilla's aim with this collection was to innovatively modernize denselly embellished and carefully

lilla balazs

crafted folk dress and create a collection that is rich in textures and embellishments by using various hand and machine embroidery techniques. Lilla is also engaged in leather jewellery and accessory design and has seen a craft that she started, as a hobby, years ago slowly develop into a small business. Her leather jewellery designs are currently selling in independent and online designer boutiques.