Cape Town’s most loved leather store, Woodheads, commissioned me to design a leather dress going with the color scheme of Cape Town World Design Capital 2014, in their support of the global event and promotion of local design talent, yours truly.
A SHIFT towards an ALTernative reality shapes a new digital aesthetic.
This global macro trend direction re-looks at nature, re-planting biology into the digital world, where imagination is the soil for new possibilities.
The world’s first introduction to me as a designer…with my first collection after graduation
My graduate collection made it to the AFI Fastrack competition which resulted in a show at MBFWJ as a finalist and a WIN!
Now I have an online portfolio where you can see a variety of my work from illustrations to technical drawings, womenswear and menswear, mostly compiled during my Third Year of Fashion Design at CPUT. Check it out at www.alexandraliss.com
I show you how I made the fabric manipulation technique developed especially for the Faces of Water collection
I created an origami-inspired dress made from recycled denim for the SA Fashion Week Student Competition in 2011 (which I won).