Wim Bruynooghe, born in Bruges in 1988, is a Belgian fashion designer and graduate of the FashionDepartment of the Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Antwerp.
His graduation collection 'LENA', described by the designer as a quest of harmony between the artistand his muse, was granted the Knack Weekend Award and gained him the attention of both national and international press.
Shortly after graduating, Wim Bruynooghe established his eponymous label. Continuingly inspired by strong female role models, he is known for his personal sense of elegance and his experimentalapproach to materials.
In praise of slow fashion, the designer challenged himself to slow down the creation process in order tofocus on sustainability. He established 'HEART', a permanent collection of body defining looks whichmay form the core of his seasonal collections for years to come.
The Fall Winter 2015 collection follows in the footsteps of 'LENA', distillating sports influenceswhile quoting and homaging the work of the great 20th century couturiers.