Five Minutes With George Styler

It’s always a special treat when I come across worthy talent to share. And, it’s even more thrilling to follow their fashion voyage along the way.
 

Right here, just last November I introduced you to Serbian fashion designer, George Styler, including him in the fashionably favoured roundup of designers to look out for! Since then, his creations have gained more esteem and commendable fashion nods, including Vogue Italy, amongst others. I caught up with the designer to give him a chance to tell us a bit more about his works.
 

 “I combine Balkan-ethno with other nation's styles with a touch of punk,” Styler said. In a glance, this is very apparent as well as intentional. It’s simple: he wants to capture and celebrate diversity between people and culture. 
  
“My collection is designed for people who want to be different and wear a unique piece of art. In my collections I'm in fact admiring differences in this world because differences are what make our world special,” Styler said.
George Styler Vogue Italy
He recently presented his new collection, Captivity II at 33rd Perwoll Fashion Week in Belgrade. This collection is purely a continuance from his debut, Captivity, which was inspired by a caged birdmetaphorically translated as modern slavery, and exploring human decoration with one’s freedom being deprived and expressed.

Captivity II is ingrained from an allegorical myth and drawn from the Slavic goddess Devana, guardian of the forest and wildlife alongside Veles. Much in love with the goddess, Veles ends up turning himself into a basil flower. With this mythological setting as inspiration, Styler infuses elements from the quixotic legend of the Slavic god and goddess. He interprets it through his use of pattern, colour, and the union of 3D technology with jacquard knitwear.
 

I’m certain we will be seeing more from Styler soon, and hopefully even gracing the runway for London Fashion Week in the near future. 
 
For more information visit George Styler’s Facebook page or for order enquiries click here.

George Styler on his work:
I would describe my creations as …
“Futuristic. World. Ethno.”

On his design process …
“I get the biggest inspiration during my travels, watching the way people live, and the way they face their problems. Then, I draw jacquards, sketches, and choose materials. I combine colours, design shoes, headpieces, etc.”


Regarding his art and inspiration:

“The world is my inspiration … the major motive is sending the message of love and peace.”

On the pieces he’s most proud of …
“The Bird of Paradise dress!” The Bird suit dress is my favourite because London stylists have lent that dress the most times!” 


A sculpted work of art implanted with daring colour ... yes, the bird dress (seen below) has garnered great appreciation from many, and we can understand why! Thanks George, we wish you much success!
 
 Photos: Courtesy of George Styler
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43 comments

  1. Veshoevius12 April, 2013

    Interesting designs - I particularly like the last one - looks like something I can imagine Lady Gaga wearing

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  2. This is my first introduction to George Styler and I have to say, what a talent! I hope big things come his way :) Thanks for the introduction, Madison!
    xox,
    Cee

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  3. miss b bobochic12 April, 2013

    So creative and original. The last one is a work of art!
    http://missbbobochic.blogspot.co.uk/

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  4. AlexisGrace12 April, 2013

    Thank you for the intro to all these fab indie designers! His work is so sculptural--- beautiful!

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  5. Oh wow! That bird dress is certainly stunning.
    I love how he used a Slavic goddess to inspire his new collection:)

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  6. Amazing pieces!
    Love that red strapless dress!


    xoxox,
    CC

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  7. OMG!!! The collection is just beyond stunning. The bird dress rocks!!

    xx

    glamdevils

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  8. Great interview, and what a unique eye for fashion!

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  9. francesca romana capizzi12 April, 2013

    Wowww I love his creations!!! Great interview!

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  10. tia_cherie12 April, 2013

    The second last picture is one of the most stunning dresses I have ever seen WOW


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  11. omg this is new MCQueen!!! Lady GAGA SHOULD WEAR IT

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  12. SACRAMENTO Amate12 April, 2013

    Love the last pic. Great stuff.
    have a fantastic weekend, Madison
    XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX

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  13. His designs are truly amazing! Loving the head pieces too. My favorites are in that second set. Thanks for introducing him Madison and have a great weekend.

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  14. Stacey Ann Blake12 April, 2013

    Very unique and refreshingly different! Love it!

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  15. Just wow! Such bold statement pieces, the dresses are gorgeous, but I'm also blown away by the headpieces...
    Happy Weekend girl!
    x.o.x.o

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  16. The bird dress is truly a work of art! Gorgeous.

    xo, Yi-chia
    Always Maylee

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  17. jenniferfabulous12 April, 2013

    His designs are intensely gorgeous. Pure works of art! I'm stunned!

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  18. Hi Madison! I didnt know him, thanks for introducing! He is very talented, his creations are unique and so artistic! Kisses! xo

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  19. Oh to Be a Muse12 April, 2013

    He's definitely haute couture imo. Love the first two images because I feel the girl's look is just as strong as the guy's look.

    Oh to Be a Muse: Ryan Gosling in The Place Beyond the Pines

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  20. petra lorietta12 April, 2013

    Lovely inspiration! :) I'm following you on facebook (petra lorencova), hope you follow me back ;) Thanks in advance! Love,



    www.lorietta.cz

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  21. Hi dear, thanks for sharing more behind this innovative amazing designer, i love hearing what inspires creative minds! I appreciate your lovely words, have a wonderful and warm weekend! Sam @ Frills & Thrills

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  22. sophisticated lace13 April, 2013

    Wow, so awesome!! Might have to steal your idea and feature him too! That last dress is just outstanding! I love emerging designers-I feel like so many of them are way more creative than the old crowd.


    Would you like to follow each other?


    xx
    Sophisticated Lace

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  23. Thanks, you too! Enjoy the weekend. xx

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  24. :) I agree the 'Bird of Paradise' dress is one of my favourites as well!

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  25. You're welcome. Thanks for reading Alexis. :) xx

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  26. Great! Happy to introduce you to him! :)

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  27. Definitely! And, the shoes as well! :) He creates beautiful pieces. Thanks for your comment and happy weekend! xx

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  28. Erika Sorocco13 April, 2013

    Love. This. Interview. George's vision is amazing; and I adore the way he described the person who wears his designs. Perfect! :)

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  29. You're welcome! Happy to introduce you to his work! :-) xx

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  30. I am speechless from all the originality and uniqueness of his designs!

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  31. Margaret Cruzemark14 April, 2013

    I love his designs. The last picture is phenomenal.
    Best Regards
    Miss Margaret Cruzemark
    http://margaretcruzemark.blogspot.com/

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  32. Wow, really intricate designs I love them, thanks for putting me onto this designer. The last piece was particularly impressive! You're always finding the talented, lesser known designers.

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  33. Audrey Allure14 April, 2013

    Great interview! His designs are amazing!

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  34. the clothes paper14 April, 2013

    Nice fashion show!

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  35. His pieces are very artistic and whimsical! I am digging those hats!

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  36. Thanks for your comment Arash! Yes, I feel there are so many designers/ other talent that I meet, and come across who deserve just as much recognition as established ones.

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  37. I agree, what a wonderful designer! :-)

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  38. Thank you Audrey! He's quite a talent! :-)

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  39. fantastic interview and great collections,hat off babes on this one.. <333

    rock4less.blogspot.co.uk

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  40. fifth n sixth14 April, 2013

    I love the creativity & edginess of the collection, the designer is wonderful.Thanks for sharing this!

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  41. Wow amazing pieces! I love thr red dress! have a great week! kisses chris

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