Monday, February 20, 2012
News: United Nude x Mattijs van Bergen Collaboration
After working with Antoine Peters and Iris van Herpen architectural shoe company United Nude has teamed up with Dutch designer Mattijs van Bergen to create yet another pair of seriously fab shoes. These peeptoe booties come in four colorways, and mark the brand’s second designer collaboration this year, with a third to be launched this month. Go Dutchies!
On February 5 he closed Amsterdam Fashion week with a show at the Heineken Music Hall that stunned the media and turned into the biggest event of the week.Named “one of the most promising young designers” (British Vogue), and “Crown prince of Dutch Fashion” (Dutch Elle), Mattijs van Bergen showed two collections that emphasized quality tailoring and detailing, one of which was designed in collaboration with clothing brand Aaiko.
The footwear for the show was especially designed by United Nude in collaboration with Mattijs. An exclusive limited edition of these Mattijs x United Nude shoes will be available from United Nude in spring 2012.