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Styling and fashion journalism are her passions when she is not solving mathematical problems. Street fashion is her specialty and she loves writing about fashion in different cultures. Elle believes that the fashion weeks around the world are the most charming thing. A fashion week is a big school, it is education. She also sees Athens as one of the most beautiful cities, with great designers and incredible fashion, even if it's not very widespread. With her site www.joywood.gr, Elle is trying to make Greek fashion a part of worldwide fashion. Join her world!

Ellen Skaroni and Fashion Erotokritos Autumn (Fall) / Winter 2014

Ellen Skaroni and Fashion Erotokritos showed a collection in black and white tones with stripes, squares, checks, geometrics, animal print and dogtooth to monopolize the attention of designers. The dresses were airy, and the style of clothes very feminine and elegant. The combination of leather with other fabrics and materials stood out, as did the insistence of designers in dogtooth, a trend from last season.

Stavrianna Georgiadi Autumn (Fall) / Winter 2014

Stavrianna Georgiadi is a young designer who presented her collection for the first time in AXDW. The collection had a vintage air with creations made by tulle, velvet and lace. The show started with a tulle skirt with flowers sewn on it and a velvet leotard. Then the designer showed us various ensembles, such as shorts, lace jumpsuits, dresses and skirts with romantic style and…

Ins2omniac Spring / Summer 2014

Spiros Stefanoudakis, the designer of famous brand InSomniac, presented his new spring / summer 2014 collection ‘Diamonds’. In the show we saw stylish clothes that impressed us and the designer managed to capture again our interest without deviating from his signature style. Last season the designer was inspired by Paris and each model seemed to have come from a Parisian boutique. This year, his inspiration…

Makis Tselios Spring / Summer 2014

Makis Tselios is one of the most acclaimed Greek designers and his spring / summer 2014 show was very impressive. We saw dresses that looked more like lingerie, very delicate fabrics and beautiful lines. Gowns were intense in the show and the vintage element as well. By the sounds of soft jazz music, the models took to the catwalk and made us believe that they…

Laskaris Spring / Summer 2014

The spring / summer 2014 collection of Greek designer Laskaris was like a fairytale in literal terms! In the collection we saw queens, mermaids and the sea to be a key inspiration for the designer. The fabrics were thin and translucent and the dominant colors were gray, white, turquoise, blue and green.

Panos Emporio Spring / Summer 2014

Athens Fashion Xclusive Designers Week started very strongly with a show by renowned designer Panos Emporio and his amazing swimwear. The colors in his spring / summer 2014 swimsuits were strong, with florals dominating for men and women. We saw bikinis and one pieces of bold colors like purple in swimsuits and tunics. Stripes and polka dots are patterns we associate with during summer, so…

Nassos Ntotsikas Spring / Summer 2013

Greek designer Nassos Ntotsikas celebrated two years in fashion by presenting a unique collection of clothes from the spring / summer 2013 collection 2013, but with a few more pieces that impressed us. The designer pays great attention to fabrics and used a lot of stripes which are an important part of his clothes. The famous designer also used materials and fabrics that are 100%…

Celebrity Skin fall 2013: Pure Evil

Celebrity Skin presented a show titled ‘Pure Evil’ at Athens Xclusive Designer Week (AXDW). The designer duo showed us an impressive collection comprising many celebrities as usual. The collection was sexy and mysterious, with the faces of the models covered by accessories like caps and masks with colorful embellishments. Black is the favourite color of Celebrity Skin but this season they showed us gray, denim,…

Rita Pateroni fall 2013

Rita Pateroni and her daughter Liana showed a collection that had the name of the Greek letter ‘Φ’. The designers wanted to connect mathematics, physics, art, sensitivity and elegance, and show how they get inspiration from every aspect of nature. The Athens fashion week (AXDW) show begun with minimal clothing. To the sound of classical music, we saw beautiful black and white dresses very simply…

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