Collections of Central Asian Designers
The house of exclusive gold sewing in Almaty is like a museum. And the owner of this house, Aijan Abdubait, is a special person. She is not just an artist. She’s a researcher and a restorer. And probably the only one of her kind in Kazakhstan. Aijan is restoring the forgotten forms of national Kazakh applied art. And thanks to her the famous technique of gold embroidery «zerleu» has returned to our country.
In the collections of Zuhra Inat, who has mostly lived in Riga for the past 11 years, world trends are closely intertwined with Uzbek national motives. For example, the coat of a modern style from adras, al-bahmal and susani. Or hair accessories with mini tyubeteika, sweatshops and T-shirts with hand embroidery in the form of a national decoration.
Mirrahim Oposh is a philosopher by profession. It is a specialty that is indicated in his diploma of higher education. But in Kyrgyzstan he is better known as the fashion designer, the founder of the house of ethno-fashion who developed a number of exclusive collections of national clothing to reflect contemporary realities. His work is valued not only in Kyrgyzstan, but also in the countries far and near abroad.