Already one month has passed since Leandro’s debut show at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin. Time to take a look back and remember!
Curious about the clip of Leandro’s fashion show in January 2013?
See Leandro’s emotions one day before his great day and get some impressions of a splendid show. The Spanish designer speaks about his outfits as “babies who are ready to enter the world now”. These were well received by the critics and closed literally in arms because Leandro convinced – inspired – celebrated his successful show.
Enjoy our clip and plunge into the world of fashion by a young newcomer designer.
Directly from the catwalk at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin to an own stand at PREMIUM International Fashion Trade Show – from January 16 to 17, 2013 Leandro Cano presented a part of his collection ÁNIMA at PREMIUM in Berlin.
“An army of white souls is riding all over my thoughts, driving me crazy and fighting to escape.”
Just in time for his first solo fashion show at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin, Leandro Cano started taking over the FASHIONATION department at the P&C metropolitan stores in Berlin, Stuttgart and Vienna. Available since January 11, the bag is a rare special, created for every occasion, created for every gender.
A few month have passed by now since Leandro Cano convinced the Jury Board around patron Marc Jacobs and became the “Designer for Tomorrow” 2012. Hard to forget are his extravagant, surreal creations that made the german fashion landscape being flabbergasted and delighted. Gaga-esque leather creations, unconventional proportions, and artsy prints are the attributes that stick to everyones mind when it comes to the outstanding up-and-coming fashion designer. Since winning the fashion talent award and thereby being the first international “Designer for Tomorrow”, Peek & Cloppenburg KG Duesseldorf is supporting Leandro with a sustainable, individual sponsorship program: Alongside an inspirational journey to Marc Jacobs‘ ateliers in Paris and New York as well as the production of the fashion show he presented Tuesday evening in Berlin, P&C is also supporting the emerging talent in taking his first steps into retail. The result: a leather bag á la Leandro with strong attention to detail.
MELANCHOLÍA. PUREZA. PLASTICIDAD – today, Leandro Cano presented his first solo fashion show at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin! His collection – ÁNIMA – is a symbol of opulence, melancholy and romanticism.
“White souls are riding all over my thoughts. I, Azrael, the last radiant angel, brilliant white, offer them my hand to help them cross the White Gate to the brightest, heavenly kingdom of peace and melancholy; I offer them my white and soft hand – the one that will take them to Eternity.” (Leandro Cano)
He was Leandro’s main inspiration for the new collection: Azrael, the Angel of Death. The one who guides the deceased to heaven This myth. the “Designer for Tomorrow” 2012 adapted to his new designs. “That is the way I see every of my creations. As white souls, fighting to be the first one; fighting to shine the best.”
Leandro Cano “Designer for Tomorrow” 2012 is in Berlin for his first solo fashion show!
Last week Leandro left his atelier in Seville and arrived in the german capital for the final preparations of his collection and for his first, own fashion show. Therefore, he got a very own atelier in Berlin where he can follow his inspirations and work on his creations.
Only one day to go until Leandro Cano will present his first solo fashion show at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin! Since him winning the fashion talent award back in July, DfT has been supporting Leandro with a sustainable, individual sponsorship program: we remember him making an inspirational journey to our patron Marc Jacobs, visiting the textile Première Vision in Paris and working on his creations in his own atelier in Seville. Now it’s getting serious! Leandro’s new collection is finished. Time to say thank you to our partners who have supported the up-and-coming designer in making the surreal and unique creations come to life.
It’s Christmas time – for you, for us and for Leandro!
Despite the upcoming fashion show in January 2013, the winner of the DfT Award 2012 takes his time to spend Christmas with his family and friends.
After the Xmas days he will plunge into his collection because he is eager to provide a perfect show to assert himself as a newcomer designer and inspire the fashion world with his creations. He is already very excited and invests every spare moment on the implementation of his ideas.
The DfT team and Leandro wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2013! Leandro sends you creative Xmas greetings from Sevilla!
Calle San Luis, Sevilla: In the midst of sketches, architectural patterns and meters of fabrics, Leandro Cano – the “Designer for Tomorrow” 2012 – is busy working on his new collection, which is going to be presented at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin in January 2013 on his first own fashion show.
Romanticism, majesty, elegance – all inspiration you can find on Leandro’s mood board are deeply rooted in his home town Sevilla. The city serves as his biggest influence; the place where his most creative ideas come to life. Following the up-and-coming designer through the streets of Sevilla, he reveals the city’s hot spots all located in the to-be-district Santa Cruz. Take a trip a la Leandro to the city with the following tips!