Louis Appelmans was born in Brussels, Belgium, and studied Fashion Design at La Cambre University. This was the first place where the designer did artistic studies. He lives in a very classical family and studied in very classical schools. It had an impact in his way of work and inspiration, which led him to create collections about the mainstream phenomena or mass consumption.
Now, he would like to work and progress as much as he can in Fashion, developing his creativity in different domains.
The collection is based on the duality of the image of power and power itself. Nowadays, the question of the ego and individualism have taken such an important place in our space that it seems almost as if appearance has taken over reality.
The designer tells the story of a man imperatively trying to encompass the predicates of society and to determine his own place. From there is born, naively, the ace of spades, emblematic figure of the card game, raising atop the other cards. It is the reflection of a character who clumsily attempts to blend his contiguity with the people to a greed for power and charisma.
Colors are invading the scenery, notions of volume and weight disappear. The supreme being has no more equal…