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Interview with the designer of the OP/420 pattern, Viola Balázs

Meet the designer of our Summer’19 Collection, the talented Hungarian textile designer Viola Balázs, who is telling us a little about herself, her projects and how the OP/420 pattern was born. YKRA: Hi Viola! It’s nice to have you back at our studio! Tell us a bit about yourself and your works! VIOLA: Hi! I’m Balázs Viola, I’m a pattern designer, and I’m so happy to be able to do what I love! Designing patterns means setting up frameworks, making continuous patterns, and what I especially love about it, is to have the freedom of not following anatomy and creating unusual space combinations. I usually work with Hungarian fashion designers, and I founded a silk scarf brand called VYF with...

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MARCIN KOLEJKO X YKRA Interview

We are super stoked about our upcoming collab with the amazing talent Marcin Kolejko, of which we have shown you the T-shirts, but we have more surprises coming your way! Gearing up for the launch we wanted to do an interview with Marcin to introduce him, and find out a little more about the inspirations behind his work! YKRA: Hey Marcin, tell us a bit about yourself. Where are you from and how did you get into graphic design? Marcin: My name is Marcin Kolejko. I am from a small Polish town somewhere near the German border. I am 37 years old, and I’ve been drawing for as long as I can remember, but my adventure with graphics and illustration...

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