The Swede Escape

Sweden’s equivalent of New York’s Parsons or London’s Central St. Martins is Beckmans College of Design, home of Stockholm’s most prestigious fashion
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Sweden’s equivalent of New York’s Parsons or London’s Central St. Martins is Beckmans College of Design, home of Stockholm’s most prestigious fashion design program. The winner of this year’s highly-lauded student prize is Jennifer Blom, whose finely-crafted white frocks were inspired by the 1930s in colonial Ceylon as well as modern and futuristic architecture. She says: “The collection reveals the silhouette of the female body, through sumptuous, draped materials all in white, and is a tribute to different ethnicities and civilizations.