DESIGNER - ARTIST - INNOVATOR
Barcelona based designer/artist Paloma Wool gives us her stilling insights on her innovative process. An artist who displays the human body in its true form with an abstract yet simplistic point of view. The one and only, Paloma Wool.
What lead you to start the Paloma Wool store?
My parents created the brand @nicethingspalomas 25 years ago, I grew up with it. My parents supported I start my own brand but it wasnt clear to me how i wanted to approach my own project until i started connecting my love for photography and my curiosity in art with fashion.
Who is the woman who wears Paloma Wool?
I believe she’s a women who appreciates a story behind what she is wearing.
What has influenced your recent collection?
My last collection was inspired by a painting I came across while flipping through one of my mothers art books. An image of bathing women by Emile Bernard.
What are some necessities you need around you while designing?
We have all these glass jars full of colourful fabrics we have been collecting for years. They are my go to.
I also like to have a bag of nuts around :)
If you could choose one person to design a collection with who would it be?
Simon Porte Jacquemus or Consuelo Castiglioni (Marni)