Launched in 2013, Keta Gutmane, is an urban avant-garde womenswear brand based in Riga, Latvia. After studying fashion design at the Art Academy of Latvia, Keta Gutmane has exhibited her collections in France, Germany, the Netherlands, the United States, Estonia and Russia. The brand's main focus is producing conceptual wearable collections with a smart functionality in transformable details, bridging classic unique tailoring with urban avant-garde aesthetic look.
"A bridge between the interior and exterior. The atelier proposes an open dialogue. One that is democratic and carefully shaped by the contours of our creative process. The observation of our surroundings, is deduced towards a personal take on singular and versatile silhouettes. The studio’s monochrome backdrop re-directs all our focus towards construction, tactility and textural research. This elaborate process enhances the profound connection between finished garment and wearer. Together they will explore new horizons. Each curious piece is crafted to enhance your individuality. Philosophically understated, we embrace silent empowerment from within. Each collection shapes a window towards the world, open to all that observe before they choose to engage."
Images: Courtesy of Keta Gutmane