19 Year Old Fashion Designer Vejas Kruszewski is Making Major Moves in the Fashion Industry.
Certain nations are synonymous with fashion. Ones that often come to mind are France and Italy. Both Paris and Milan have been global powerhouses in the fashion industry for decades. Both cities home to some of the worlds most popular designers and brands such as Chanel, Hermes, Dior, and Dolce & Gabbana. In recent weeks a Canadian has stormed onto the scene and has heads turning to the Canadian city of Toronto. Vejas Kruszewski, the 19 year old fashion savant has taken the industry by storm as of late, recently winning a coveted LVMH award which included a year of mentorship as well as 150,000 euros in prize money.
The designers collections can be found in Vejas’ own e-online store, Opening Ceremony in New York City and Los Angeles, and the popular retailer Shine based in Hong Kong. Recent success has Vejas poised to make the big move across the Atlantic to Paris, France. This comes as no surprise as Vejas states various advantages to the market in Paris and other parts of Europe. If moving a business half way across the globe wasn’t stressful enough the young designer also has other pressing issues as well. He is currently faced with the difficult expansion plans that often fall upon new designers. How to keep the allure of your brand while still finding a way to get into more retailers and shops around various parts of the world. Finding the right balance can be often difficult for fresh faced designers and their companies although Vegas is embracing the opportunity and facing the storm head. Vejas vows to make his next collection his best yet and one we should all wait for with eager anticipation.
Check out images from the Vejas Kruszewski Spring Summer 2016 collection below and visit the designer’s official site to see more.