Ivana Pilja is a Fashion Designer and Graduate of the "College of Design" in Belgrade, Serbia. Since 2007, Ivana has worked as a designer for sport and streetwear lines in various fashion houses. The experience she gained while doing so was invaluable. This is her first avant-garde collection, and at the same time her graduate collection. Inspired by Japanese fashion and origami, the collection seeks to be to a representation of moving sculptures.
Entire collection draws from dark elements to invoke futuristic and architectural form of costume. Her inspiration d
raws from origami culture. Edges and the shapes of her creations are straight, strong, and simplified geometrical.
Her collection cought the eye of many people since she showed it in Holland during FASHIONCLASH Maastricht last summer. She received two awards,for best collection from ELLE magazine and the other is for the best designer of the season.