Maria Alina Margulescu launched a collection of natural fabrics woven on looms called “Borangic” approaching the fashion in a sustainable and ethical menner .
Alina Margulescu graduated Mural Painting Faculty at Bucharest
University and Decorative Arts and Design, Fashion Department(UNARTE
Bucharest) and she received a scholarship in Fashion in one of the most
important fashion centers, Milan, Italy.
Here she took courses at the Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera and she presented a series of creations at Milano Fashion Week.
With clothing creations and installations derived from artistic fashion concepts presented in Milan and Pavia, she was recently awarded byStoica & Asociatii Law Firm 2014-2015 Artistic Award, a support for the new “Maiastra” collection, wich will be premiered at Feeric Fashion Days, Sibiu, July 11, 2015.
Instead, Maria Alina Margulescu develop theme-based compositions working with the decoration of substrate geometry(and not the decoration itself), volume, texture, opacity and transparency, her creations often gaining a level of abstraction and both bi-dimensionality traced popular tradition especially in the garb of Byzantine origin.
Perhaps the best testimonial to this noble elegance infusions in an archaic and rural structure is that Her Royal Highness Princess Mary of Romania gate fashion creations signed Maria Alina Margulescu.
In Maria Alina’s creations, tradition meets modernity and give birth to a direction called “The New Traditional” brand motto.
This way of giving a new life to tradition starts from the premise that direct downloadind and patching traditional clothing decorations us is purely aesthetic process
The artisan with witch she works is Cristina Niculescu.She is the last silk weaver, she grows silkworms, extract the thread and weave it manually by the method used a hundred years ago by our ancestors.
Borangic project it was initiated by ARCHAEUS.
MAM brand is born in 2012 and has a studio in Bucharest.
Unique Art Works
Maria Alina Margulescu is doing illustrations that become prints on fabric for MAM collections.
Artistic path starts from photoshop graphics to achieve handmade leather mosaic.
We use traditional romanian handcrafted silk