-How do you connect to your patterns? “I got so interested into pattern making that it soon became an obsession and I spent most of my years at uni developing new pattern making and draping techniques and studying the construction of other designers’ garments, especially Japanese designers such as #YohjiYamamoto, #ReiKawakubo, #IsseyMiyake and European designers such as #Balenciaga, #Vionnet, #Dior and #Capucci.
Creative pattern cutting is definitely not an easy way to design but it really feel like a sort of magic watching 2D shapes turning into volumes as if they are coming alive.
It is a process that never stops to surprise me and to provide that sense that something brand new is happening. I am intrigued by the complexity of it and I do not care how long it takes to make one design as long as I feel I exploited the full potential of a volume #PROJECTFOCUS #MICOLRAGNI #ITALY #LONDON #JAPAN