On Saturday August 30 the city of Maastricht had the honor to welcome Dutch royals and international guests for the celebration of 200 years of the Kingdom of The Netherlands.
The Kingdom’s international orientation – its third democratic achievement – was highlighted in Maastricht on August 30. Maastricht is said to be the most European of Dutch cities, so it is an appropriate location for a symposium on the importance of the Netherlands’ international orientation and trade relations.
Throughout Maastrichts' main squares various festivities where organized. Celebrations begin at the Markt in Maastricht with the arrival of His Majesty King Willem-Alexander and Her Majesty Queen Máxima, Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium, Their Royal Highnesses Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg and the Federal President of Germany Joachim Gauck and his partner Daniela Schadt.
The city of Maastricht invited FASHIONCLASH to organize a fashion presentation that will mark the cities ambition of 'Fashion Maastricht', development of Maastricht as a fashion city. For this FASHIONCLASH
FASHIONCLASH had its presence on the Onze Lieve Vrouwenplein and in the Stokstraart district, juxtaposing avant-garde fashion and design with the chic side of Maastricht, a clash of generations anf syles. De Bijenkorf Maastricht took care of the chic Maastricht styles. Main focus for FASHIONCLASH was on a new generation of designers such as Yojiro Kake, Eumni Kwon, Likeme(N), Ebby Port, Carlotta Actis Barone, Marko Marosiuk, Klekko, Judith van Vliet, Linda Friesen, Nawie Kuiper and Branko Popovic. The presentation was accompanied by a harmony St. Walburga Amby.
Kevin Murphy was responsible for beautiful hair styling and Sessibon team took care of show direction and choreography.
Pictures & impressions
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