CHRISSIE HOUTKOOPER. Amsterdam. Modern Heritage.
The combination of traditional craftsmanship and modern techniques. A thin border between art and fashion . Chrissie Houtkooper graduate from Royal Academy of Art of la Haye in 2012. After an internship in BLESS and later on she discover an affinity for the shoe design, Chrissie Houtkooper specialize in Fashion School ArtEZ, she finish in 2015 with a master degree in Footwear Design.
Her Shoe collection Modern Heritage transport us in an universe of diverse historical influences, and at the same time, totally modern. You can see a Shoe made with of pvc with a golden ornamentation fit for royalty. Or again, a black spartan, whose the tongue can almost reach the knee, with its graphical wooden heel, refer to the image of an ageless warrior. the quality of her work is undoubtedly impressive. we are already awaiting to hear from her again.
Chrissie Houtkopper's illustration is also to discover on the Web site New Chique.
DISCOVER THE COLLECTION MORDERN HERITAGE
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