LARA QUINT is an emerging fashion brand of designer Lara Tomashchuk
LARA QUINT is remarkable for its avant-garde volume silhouettes, minimalistic cut and innovational fabrics. The brand represents deep involvement in arts and phychology elaborating various concepts and social problems. The brand is considered to be intellectual. Every item holds an idea.
LARA QUINT is an abbreviation of Quintessence (from Lat. quīnta essentia - fifth essence) that is the key, most important, most significant and purest essense. This is the fifth, the finest type of matter along with water, air, earth and fire. It is this association that keeps the desire of Lara Quint to work with transformation of image into clothes with the help of colors, unusual shapes, lines and materials. Lines and shaping of the garment follow in the footsteps of the past highlighting the most memorable parts of a cut that give fresh perspective on fashion.
Lady of LARA QUINT is passionate, free spirit personality who is looking for unique outfits for her image to shine out. It is an intelligent and ambitious woman, clothes give her confidence, strong energy, sexuality and reveals the authenticity of her inner world.
2006 – 2011
Kiev University of Technology and Design (KNUTD).
Master degree of Design (speciality – Costume Design)
Internship for Russian designer Tatiana Parfionova and as a designer for Ukrainian fashion brand ELENAREVA. The first LARA QUINT’ collection Vincent was presented at Mercedes-Benz Kiev Fashion Days (Fashion Scout Kiev) in 2013.Second collection was presented in the pavilion of international platform Fashion Scout London within the bounds of London.Fashion Week and was awarded the prize of Best Collection at BE NEXT fashion contest. Collection Bushido was presented at ORIGIN from Not Just A Label. Collection ESC SS`15 and Hannibal FW`15-16 were presented in Parisian showroom BE NEXT during PFW and Ukrainian Fashion Week. Collection Hannibal FW`15-16 is with Norwegian collagist Ashkan Honarvar.
HONORS AND AWARDS
«Best Collection» (BE NEXT, Georgia, 2014)
Dream Awards (FCC, Shanghai, 2016)