“DARE TO BE UNLIMITED”——DAPHNE.LAB × MARRKNULL Collaboration Debut at 2024 Spring/Summer time London Style Week
LONDON, Septemper 18th 2023 – DAPHNE.LAB, a brand new avant-garde sub-brand below the Chinese language style big DAPHNE, collaborated with the unbiased Chinese language designer model MARRKNULL to launch crossovers “DAPHNE.LAB × MARRKNULL SugarCube Thigh-Excessive Boots” and “DAPHNE.LAB × MARRKNULL SugarFree Mules”, which debuted and created a buzz at 2024 Spring/Summer time London Style Week.
MARRKNULL S/S 2024
Based mostly on the spirit of “Dare To Be” that’s extremely valued by DAPHNE.LAB, this collaboration totally depicts the sturdy characters of “the very daring DAPHNE women” and within the meantime, units the stage for the visionary Chinese language style designers to shine in a broader worldwide context, all of which makes it no higher elaboration of the important thing message behind this debut: Dare To Be Limitless.
DAPHNE.LAB × MARRKNULL “Dare To Be Limitless” Collaboration
DAPHNE.LAB is a pioneer style model that leads the development amongst Gen Z with its avant-garde designs, whereas MARRKNULL is an unbiased Chinese language designer label that made headlines by getting into the semi-finalists of the 2023 version of THE LVMH PRIZE with its up to date tackle style that comes from experimenting with conventional Chinese language parts. Constructing on that, it’s much more encouraging to see how well-blended the distinctive design traits of each gamers are demonstrated from this newest launch of “Dare To Be Limitless” collaboration.
“DAPHNE.LAB x MARRKNULL SugarCube Thigh-Excessive Boots” is the brand new deconstruction primarily based on the third technology of DAPHNE.LAB SugarCube Thigh-Excessive Boots. Because the featured product of DAPHNE.LAB, the third technology of SugarCube thigh-high boots launched earlier this 12 months is already a recent and daring interpretation of girls’s footwear whereas integrating the traditional aesthetics of the model in a sensible means.
DAPHNE.LAB × MARRKNULL Sugar Dice Thigh-Excessive Boots Restricted Version and 4-Leaves Version
Additional pushing the boundaries set by the third technology of SugarCube thigh-high boots, MARRKNULL takes inspiration from the post-modernism structure and breaks the inherent aesthetic framework by providing a brand-new perspective. However after all, the idea of “spatial mismatch” discovered iconic throughout the portfolio of DAPHNE.LAB can be nicely included on this crossover.
DAPHNE.LAB × MARRKNULL SugarCube Thigh-Excessive Boots
“We expanded the core worth of ‘Dare To Be’ of DAPHNE.LAB and merged it with the contradictory aesthetics of MARRKNULL, by deconstructing the silhouette of the SugarCube thigh-high boots and making use of ‘infinitely’ extending straps to precise the idea of contradictory house. If you happen to look intently, particulars similar to the feel of the leather-based, the studs on the straps, and the distinctive end on the sq. steel brand of DAPHNE, will convey all the things to a different degree.” stated Wang Wei, co-founder and designer of MARRKNULL.
“DAPHNE.LAB × MARRKNULL SugarCube thigh-high boots” visually prolonged the traces of the legs with an extra-long boot shaft and its daring hollow-out design. Quoted from those that had the possibility to strive on the brand new assortment, these boots “go nicely with completely different leg shapes” and empower them with an perspective of “Dare To Be Limitless” to interrupt the social norms.
DAPHNE.LAB x MARRKNULL Sugar Dice Thigh-Excessive Boots
DAPHNE.LAB, pioneering perspective of “Dare To Be”
DAPHNE.LAB was established in 2021. As a brand new pioneer style model of DAPHNE Group, DAPHNE.LAB takes “DARE” as core worth and gives high-quality and inexpensive pioneer designs for the brand new technology and their unconventional style perspective.
By innovatively integrating 3D printing expertise, DAPHNE.LAB launched the high-end “SugarFree” sequence, adopted by its “SugarCube”, “Lollipop” and “BubbleGum” sequence. These current launches made DAPHNE.LAB a development setter, particularly the SugarCube thigh-high boots which have drawn unprecedented consideration and introduced the model of thigh-high boots again to the highlight. The prevailing presence of SugarCube on an amazing lots of pop idols, together with Yoo Jimin, Jessi, and BY2, confirmed its distinctive trendy assertion of woman energy.
SugarCube thigh-high boots by DAPHNE.LAB (Picture from the Web)
Through the “Double 11” procuring pageant in 2022, the SugarCube thigh-high boots from DAPHNE.LAB was the best-selling thigh-high boots on Tmall.com, changing into probably the most incessantly talked about thigh-high boots key phrase on varied social platforms.
“Dare To Be” is the slogan of DAPHNE.LAB, which inspires women to interrupt the foundations and to not be outlined. To convey this message into motion, DAPHNE.LAB continues to collaborate with designers and artists from completely different fields, such because the “BubbleGum” collaboration with rising artist Yin Yi and the Lollipop slippers co-created with avant-garde artist Du Qiurui.
DAPHNE.LAB x Yin Yi BubbleGum Collection
DAPHNE.LAB x Du Qiurui Lollipop Crossover
As a model deeply rooted in China and now crusing out to the worldwide markets, DAPHNE.LAB is dedicated to supporting unbiased designers in China, encouraging them to reveal themselves in addition to the way forward for Chinese language design on the worldwide area. To additional amplify the affect and fulfill this mission, DAPHNE.LAB will proceed to collaborate with designers and artists, exploring the infinite prospects of avant-garde style, connecting with the younger group and presenting Chinese language manufacturers with the perspective of “Dare To Be” to the world.
DAPHNE.LAB was born in 2021.
Impressed by “Woman Energy”, DAPHNE.LAB is a pioneering style model that gives cutting-edge style attire and footwear for younger technology to freely categorical and empower themselves. The model slogan “DARE TO BE” encourages women to interrupt the foundations and to not be outlined.
MARRKNULL was Based by Tim Shi and Mark Wang in 2016. Collectively, they hope to re-examine the very development of garments through completely different design angles, to discover the which means of style with their very own distinctive design language, and to turn into style innovators.
The model integrates previous and up to date Chinese language tradition, and displays on the normality of latest life to encourage a brand new technology. Marrknull blends a singular style perspective with anti-fashion. It removes the inherent performance of clothes, thereby shaping a future model that mixes a historic outlook with a recent strategy.