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VOGUE

“The architectural garment... looks almost tailor-made for Björk, given her penchant for dramatic stage garments”


THE GUARDIAN

“The fantastical mutations that have inspired the Icelandic singer’s new album come to life in a dreamy, spellbinding show… here she wears a DayGlo solid mesh dress”


ELLE ROMANIA

“Bjork este una dintre acele artiste pentru care imaginea este la fel de semnificativă ca și muzica - de aceea, este cu atât mai important că ea a purtat pe scenă o rochie Foraeva”


TOKYO DESIGN WEEK

“forævaは建築やファッション、プロダクトデザインを融合させた多分野のデザインラボとして構想された”


WWD

“Swarovski is becoming an integral component in the future of fashion… a digitally designed dress, constructed with over 25 thousand Swarovski crystals”

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CREAPILLS

“une création sublime, brillante à souhait mais sûrement… difficile à porter”


EURONEWS

“The designers used a traditional Romanian rug as the basis for the pattern and employed computer 3D simulations, algorithmic design methods, and digital prototyping to make it”


DESIGN MILK

“Fashion designer Lana Dumitru and architect Vlad Tenu teamed up on a one-of-a-kind project with Swarovski that takes fashion and digital craft to atmospheric levels”


YATZER

“handcrafts will still exist, but they'll just be tailored to suit and benefit from new technologies. After all, it took fifteen people nearly six months to assemble the dress!”


DESIGNBOOM

“Conceived as a colourful and futuristic piece, the striking dress imagines couture of the space age while preserving elements of Romanian tradition”


CRYSTALBLOG

“the perfect dress for a red carpet event on Mars”


CRYSTALS-FROM-SWAROVSKI 

“An unmissable highlight is the work of two young Romanian creatives: textile designer Lana Dumitru and architect Vlad Tenu… a surreal, crystal-embossed dress of fluoro vibrancy and sculptural modularity”


CRYSTALS-FROM-SWAROVSKI

“an otherworldly clothing range that could sit happily in a wardrobe or an art gallery”


SALT MAGAZINE no15 / 2017

“Visionary design duo Lana and Vlad have reinterpreted tradition for the next space age, with a hybrid art-meets-tech dress. The future of fashion is crystal clear.”

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CATRACA LIVRE BRASIL

“O vestido... representa as tradições do passado aplicadas no futuro, numa espécie de valsa entre a tecnologia e a emoção”


DIS-UP

““Æva” es el personaje femenino que viene del futuro para inspirarnos y guiarnos a través del redescubrimiento de nuestros valores por excelencia”


HIS UA

“Румынское кристальное платье с узором традиционного румынского коврика: звучит странно, но выглядит неплохо”


IZ DESIGNER

“ác tinh thể này được điều khiển bởi một thuật toán được thiết kế để giải mã các hoa văn truyền thống và tái tạo chúng từ các tinh thể Swarovski. Bằng cách tương tự, các mô típ may truyền thống được mã hóa và truyền lại các thế hệ mới”


LOG TR

“Teknolojiyle şekillenen elbise için “Başka gezegenlere yolculuğumuzda Dünya’yı terk etmeden önce, onun bize verdiği bir hediye gibi görülebilir. Ya da Mars’ta bir cumartesi akşamı kaçamağı için hazırlanmış bir kıyafet…””


LADYTECH RU

“Платье, сочетающее в своем дизайне культурные традиции и цифровые технологии? Яркое, футуристичное и при этом изготовленное из закрепленных на эластичной сетке кристаллов Сваровски?
Все это колоритное сумасшествие в одном наряде умудрились совместить румынский модельер Лана Димитру (Lana Dumitru) и архитектора Влад Тену (Vlad Tenu).”


MANZARD CAFE HU

“Tökéletes példája annak, hogy miért nem kell elszörnyülködve nézni a különböző divatbemutatók gyakran megbotránkoztató ruháit, mert ezek nem hétköznapi használatra készülnek. Ha a Gucci harisnyába vagy csipkébe öltöztet egy androgünnek tűnő férfit, annak nem az a lényege, hogy szerintük ebben kell a sarki ábécébe járnia a férfinak, és aki ezt nem látja át, az nem ért sokat a divathoz...bár nyilatkozik róla.”


NEWSBEAST GR

««Πρόκειται για ντιζάιν που βασίζεται στη διαδικασία, δημιουργώντας όχι μόνον ένα μοντέλο αλλά μια οικογένεια μοντέλων, με πλήρη προσομοίωση σε 3D, για έναν διάλογο όσον αφορά την παραγωγή με ρομπότ κατασκευαστές και όχι με το ανθρώπινο χέρι» εξήγησαν, σύμφωνα με το Αθηναϊκό Πρακτορείο Ειδήσεων, τα μέλη της ομάδας που δημιούργησε το χάι τεκ φουτουριστικό φόρεμα»


TOP FASHION SK

“Šaty tvorené miliónmi kryštálov, to znie ako rozprávka, ktorá sa stala skutočnosťou vďaka značke Foræva”