Kadir Kılıç, the designer of MiiN, a fashion brand known for its collections mainly in black and white, presents 2020 Spring-Summer Collection with a fashion show at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Istanbul
Playing with texture, color, pattern, light, composition and perspective for his collections, Kadir Kılıç mainly finds inspiration at the abstract expressionists worosk. For his SS20 collection, he reinterprets his own paradise. Set out with the motto of creating a collection that can be worn at any time, the designer adds unexpected colors, patterns, forms and surfaces to #MiinWomen 's vision with nine different sub themes. In this collection, the usual black-and-white color palette is broken by baby blue and pink, lilac and mint is added. This collection, which is the most colorful collection of MiiN so far, where blues of tiles, yellow and neon greens are common, is also differentiated from time to time with Ottoman pencil works and patterns inspired by ecological details.
The collection adopts a positive attitude in general and has elements that strengthen the meaning of the bond between heaven and wonder fruits. The collection includes 100% silk chiffons as reminiscence of vintage silks and stands out for its usage of different fabric qualities together.
Presented by Mercedes-Benz, MiiN show is held at Zorlu Performing Arts Center on Thursday, October 10 at 20:30.
About the show “Mercedes-Benz presents MiiN by Kadir Kılıç”, designer Kadir Kılıç says “Mercedes-Benz’s support to the Turkish fashion world is of course important. Working together with Mercedes-Benz this season, which gives our sector the ability to act collectively, will create a new synergy for us. In this way, the presence of brands that support our fashion week, motivates us a lot, as designers.”
The opening performance of the show, choreographed by Yasin Soy, which the soundtrack was created by Sound Artist Mehmet Ünal, was prepared by New Media Artist/Digital Artist Hakan Yılmaz. The fashion show music was mixed by Ümit Kuzer.
About Kadir Kılıç:
Founded in 2014, MiiN, an Istanbul-based ready-to-wear brand, meaning “beauty” in Korean and “who” in Arabic, has been established since its establishment in the Middle East countries (Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, UAE) and Eastern European countries (Croatia, Serbia) and opened its first store in February 2016. MiiN, which combines ergonomy and comfort with fashion with its trend-independent, original and white-ended designs, established a loyal clientele in a short period thanks to its timeless collections. Black and white, the indispensable colors of MiiN collections, is a respect for the timeless designs of the brand. The most special detail that symbolizes MiiN's mission is ‘The Charm of Black’ that brings life to its designs. Kadir Kılıç, the founder and designer of the brand was graduated from Işık University with a BA in Fashion and completed his MA at Polimoda International Institute of Fashion Design & Marketing in Italy. In addition to domestic brands, he also provided design services to world-renowned brands such as Patrizia Pepe and Emilio Pucci during his time in Italy. MiiN will add its eighth store in Dubai to its seven stores in Istanbul, Bursa, Ankara and Antalya.
SPONSORS: ITHIB, MERCEDES-BENZ, MAC (Makeup), BUKAFA (Hair), INSTITUT ESTHEDERM
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