This season’s presentation of Moldovian brand Constanzia Yurashko SS20 is showcasing with Fashion Scout for the first time. Constanzia Yurashko is the brainchild of designer Constantia Iurasco-Andries. After spending time working in the fashion industry in London, Constantia moved back to Moldova to start her own label. Constanzia Yurashko is a luxury womenswear brand with a sustainable ethos. Her collections always ‘tell a story’ and these stories are usually autobiographical. Constantia’s artistic influences are inspired by, and an expression of, the different attitudes, emotions and feelings she experiences.
This attitude might be inspired by a person, a painting, a photograph or simply a feeling or mood. Constantia says,
“My aim is for the clothing to speak to the whole world about the person wearing them. The clothing defines who they are as a character. It is very important to understand the garment’s physical and non-physical idea and purpose.”
The brand’s signature style is feminine clothing with a strong tailored look. The clothing can be dressed up or down depending on the wearer’s mood or the occasion. Constantia often takes inspiration from different fashion periods and combines them to create new works of art.
THE ABYSS Collection for Spring Summer 2020
The Abyss follows Constantia’s storytelling narrative. Every piece is unique and has an autobiographical emotional connection. She describes this collection as