QUE ONDA VOS - www.queondavos.eu A design label from Antwerp, based in the heart of Guatemala. They produce bags, scarves and handspun, natural dyed, wool rugs and blankets, all handwoven by Mayan weavers in Guatemala and designed by Belgian designer Hanne De Wyngaert. Using traditional spinning and weaving techniques as well as natural materials and dyes, QUE ONDA VOS promotes awareness about conscious consumption and creates jobs in indigenous communities ensuring fair wages.
DOMINO JUNO - www.dominojuno.com Designer Domino Juno Vugts finds it very important that women perceive their clothes as presents which can strengthen their identity. This goes beyond beauty and esthetics. In our society, which is still very much dominated by men, a strong sense of identity or self is something she wants to promote amongst women. Domino believes this can, partly, be achieved through fashion.
"I playfully want to challenge women to step out of their comfort zone and dare to be the heroines and winners I know they are."
NINA FÜHRER - www.ninafuehrer.com The knitted accessories of designer Nina Führer are in part figurative or sculptural, but wearable and functional as well. All of the details in her work are handmade by her, with the help of a small team. The items are knitted by a Dutch company and by the team. Nina's collection is made from the highest quality materials, such as merino wool, cashmere and lambswool.
LIES WAMBACQ - www.lieswambacq.be No small minimalist fine jewellery for Lies Wambacq, but organic and historically inspired jewellery with lots of character. They are like a small collages consisting of specific structures, a distinctive design and beautiful gems and pearls. Each piece is handcrafted in her studio in Belgium.
SOOLZTER - www.soolzter.com Solange Hagenaars a.k.a. The Soolzter was founded in 2014. Soolzter cares about how things are made and only uses good quality materials. All the clothing and accessories are designed, created and handmade in Soolzter's atelier in Maastricht. Therefore each item is unique and not identical to each other. Their goal is to make clothing with great love, care and a touch of humor.
STUDIO MYR -www.studiomyr.com High-end, ethical knitwear for leisure. Luxurious, sophisticated, elegant and playful. Pure, timeless design of first class materials. For the independent women and men, who invest in quality. All products are being designed and produced in Holland with respect for men and nature.
SUZANNE STOHR - www.atelizan.nl Her fashionable impressions and illustrations focusses on the female character. The recurring theme is the woman who wants to please, seduce and flirts with her femininity. Shoes, jewellery and clothing conceal her vulnerability and insecurity, but also make her powerful and desirable.
CORIEN VAN DER HEIJDEN - www.corienvanderheijden.nl The demand for personalization in the fashion industry is increasing. Corien's answer is hand painted clothing. Discover her exclusive collection, or supply a garment yourself.
PEACE STONE STUDIOS SHOW ROOM - www.facebook.com/peacestonestudios Als discover the Peace Stone Studios Show Room at De Brandweer. A unique collective of the artists and makers Verena Klein, Julia Fischer, Jonas Löllmann, Lukas Cober and GABRIEL + GUEVARA. (Sat & Sun: 12.00-20.00)
JOELLE BOERS STUDIO - www.joelleboers.com With a graphic design background and passion for illustration, Joelle Boers started her own label in 2013; JOELLE BOERS | STUDIO. The work of Joelle Boers' signature prints and patterns are inspired by the multi-dimensional influences of subculture, construction , sci-fi, and nature with its inexhaustible variety of potentials.
AÏCHA GERARDS MACHT KLEIDER : KLEIDER MACHEN LEUTE - www.aichagerards.de Excellent fabrics cut into elegant shapes. Timeless slow fashion. Clothing made to measure - made for you.
DV JEWELLERY - www.daniellevroemen.com Danielle Vroemen founded her label of geometric jewellery in 2010. Her jewellery are inspired by geometrical figures, graphic lines and architectural imageries, which results in time-less minimalistic pieces. Jewels for women (and men) who seek something different, to enhance their own unique style. Danielle Vroemen makes her jewellery by hand in her studio in the Netherlands, taking care of quality and personal contact. Set to take the jewellery world with original pieces.
RACHEL PRIJS - rachelprijs-blog.tumblr.com Graduated in 2015 at the Maastricht Academy of Fine Arts & Design,, Rachel's designs can be described as girly cartoonish. She believes clothes should be something playful and easy, they should be your source of happiness when you’re having a bad day. Her love for designing clothes comes from the joy she had when playing with proportions, colours, and materials so that her inner child comes out. "In a world where fashion is sometimes seen as something too serious and heavy, I want to show it can also be breezy, comfortable, and easy.
REBEL IN THE HOUSE - www.rebelinthehouse.com On august 2014 founder Ellis Haveman launched a brand new kids fashion online shop after years of experience in the marketing, fashion and sales. Since then they bring you each season new funky kids fashion brands from all over the world. Since 2015 they started their own kids fashion agency. Rebel in the House Agency stands for typical fashonably quality clothing and selects brands on originality and sustainability.
Bluedenîmes - www.dustythomas.com Designer Dustry Thomas has an indescribable passion for denim and the colour blue. As a very technical designer, she spends a lot of time developing and cutting pattern and creates things that catches people’s attention. Another ‘Bluedenîmes signature’ is the attention for details.
BIEN THERE - www.bien-there.com BIEN THERE bags are specially crafted by designer BIEN for the purpose of city branding, events and private labels. The style of a BIEN THERE bag is bold and in contrasting colours, made of high quality canvas with leather details | Suitable for both men and women.
Durentina's Design (DD) - www.honderdprocentheerlen.nl Durentina Zymeraj is still studying fashion at ROC'. She works as an intern for the design label ebby port and at HonderprocentHeerlen. Her dream is to design her own collection. During the Forza Fashion House Designer Market she will present 3 of her latest creations.