ATHENS by BERTA
The sole designer of the fashion house is Berta Balilti, a Shenkar College of design graduate. Berta founded her namesake brand in 2004. Berta has an avant-gard design style, one that always tests the barriers and boundaries of the modern world of fashion design. Her style of design is famous for bold, sexy and modern fit that incorporates vintage materials and retro styles. Aside from designing all the collections at the fashion house, Berta oversees the entire production processes in her studio still to this day, when she has over 70 retailers all around the world. Berta quickly rose to stardom in the fashion world after she managed to surprise even the most veteran fashion editors and bloggers with her artistic approach to high-end fashion. Her collections are considered among the most praised and anticipated in the fashion world. According to the likes of countless celebrities, media mavens, stylists and industry insiders, Berta is considered today as one of the world’s top-notch designers for bridal and evening wear.
Aphrodite, the goddess of love and beauty, would approve! “ATHENS”, the third collective of the BERTA trifecta this season is as stunning and mystical in its beauty as the Grecian goddesses themselves! True to form, Berta’s “Athens” collection is filled with the beauty, elegance and sultriness that is expected of the famed designer. Offerings of deep V’s, gauzy lace caping, sumptuous tulle, silk chiffon, illusion lace, flowing trains, off the shoulder draping, feminine capped and long sleeves, beautiful appliques and floral details and detachable pieces are only a few of the eye catching details to be found in this ethereal grouping. Breaking tradition is to be expected from Berta’s collections and the label never fails to do so! A beautiful blend of rich fabrics, refreshing twists on traditional yet tailored silhouettes (that compliment the female body) and that Berta glam, the Athens collection is sure to set the tone on trends for many seasons to come. Taking inspirations from it’s name sake, this collection is a timeless masterpiece befitting of it’s name. The authenticity and vividness of the city, embraces these artistic creations made by Berta and only amplify them. For the bride looking for the fairy tale dream dress will look effortlessly flawless in any one of these creations.