Over the years, the Valentim Quaresma presentation has become one of the most highly anticipated shows at ModaLisboa. The theatrics, the styling, and of course, the immense creativity involved in his collection always makes for an exciting, sexy and awe-inspiring experience.
Everybody come TOGETHER! It’s that time of year again. Time to see what the fashionable folks of Portugal will be wearing during the warmer months of the next year. It´s TOGETHER!...the four-day event where top...
Valentim Quaresma has made a name for himself by designing unique, rich and luxurious high-fashion accessories. His headpieces, belts, necklaces, bracelets and more are individually works of art unto themselves. His latest collection, for Winter 2017, are architectural works featuring elements of strength found in nature such as stag horns, turtles and eagles, surrounded by intricate design detail.
A kiss is something that never goes out of style. So, to celebrate their 25th anniversary, ModaLisboa (also known as Lisbon Fashion Week) is sending out kisses to designers, manufacturers, retailers and fashionistas. ModaLisboa KISS, a showcase of Portuguese designer collections for Fall/Winter 16/17 is set for 10-13 March at Paáio da Galé.
Under the theme “Habitat”, fashion accessories designer Valentim Quaresma creates a menagerie of flora and fauna found in natural habitats in our environment. Dragon flies dangle from necks, organic-like frameworks hug torsos, red coral hangs around shoulders and turquoise beads wrap around heads and bodies.
Fashion designer, accessories maker, sculptor, artist, costumer, Valentim Quaresma returns to MODALisboa with another inspiring collection of neck pieces, shoulder wraps, arm bands and even a head piece resembling a helmet. Birds of prey seems to be the theme...
30 designers will present collections during ModaLisboa Curiouser. 12 leading Portuguese designers will debut their winter wear on the main runway. 6 designers spread their creative wings in the Lab series. And, 12 rising stars of fashion make their mark in the New Blood showcase.
Accessories and jewelry specialist Valentim Quaresma never ceases to amaze. His pieces are so rich, intricate and inspired that they would easily be at home in any Rodeo Drive jewelry store or on a Hollywood movie set. For Spring/Summer 2015, Quaresma’s Illusion collection claims to be “a new look at nature and its evolution.”