Runway2Street x Positive Luxury Designer Spotlight: Umran Aysan
With a twenty-year career in the creative industry and ten years’ experience in fashion design, London-based designer Umran Aysan has launched her own brand, driven by the rich artistic and craft heritage of her native Turkey. Delicate needle lace meets luxurious fabrics and vibrant designs to produce a collection of refined silhouettes with a coastal ease.
Umran’s collection is enriched with several artisan techniques such as the delicate needle lace craft which delicately adorns her garments. Each piece is made by artisans from environmentally friendly exquisite fabrics, such as the pure cotton sateen tunic dress, the kaftan dress and the kimono duster.
Shades of blue, hints of greens, sprouts of fuchsia and hues of white make up Umran’s collection of handcrafted pieces, oozing femininity and timelessness resulting in quiet sophistication and effortless elegance. From a day at the beach to an evening out, Umran’s resort collection is sure to offer refreshing comfort for all occasions.
Umran Aysan has been awarded the Butterfly Mark by Positive Luxury, in recognition of the brand’s commitment across all areas of sustainability. Positive Luxury connects brands and consumers that care, to inspire people to buy better and influence brands to do better. Umran Aysan’s continuous commitment to nurturing traditional craft whilst supporting the artisans build a brighter future for their families. Not only are the fabrics used in the collection exquisite and comfortable but also sustainable and environmentally friendly.
Explore the Umran Aysan collection on Runway2Street here