Founded by David Ferreira in 2015, the singular Lisbon-based brand immediately won enormous demand and became distinguished outside the capital city.
David enjoys boundless creations, each idea is carried out and explored to appeal to the taste of uncommon women, who trust their own style and are particularly fond of clothes that work as an extention of themselves, linking the fine line between fashion and art.
David Ferreira celebrates the unparalleled beauty, the individuality of each human being, emphasising the fact that uniqueness represents luxury’s true meaning.
David Ferreira’s pieces play with the shape of the woman’s silhouette, creating a visual poetry that blurs the lines between elegance and grotesque.
He worked for designers such as Iris Van Herpen, Meadham Kirchhoff and Giles Deacon which shaped his culture, skills and techniques in order to unfurl brand new silhouettes embodying a modern vision of the Couture concept.
Defining uniqueness as the true meaning of luxury, Ferreira portraits the feeling of holding uniqueness in the highest regards.
Since David’s graduation his creativity has been celebrated and awarded
David Ferreira go above creating admirable designs: it’s the unique experience the brand provides that set David apart. The ability of providing emotions creates a memory for life in our customers. It’s the rarity in David Ferreira signature that makes it an unique experience. David does not look for ordinariness, instead he searches for ideas that make women have a more affirmative stance in society, without being afraid of shocking and, above all, those who have the will to stand out among the masses.
His clothes are a statement of strengh and technical ability.
Image: David Ferreira’s sketch and technical drawing for Les Etoiles Mercedes-Benz competition.
David Ferreira has attracted numerous artists and celebrities. As a result, a tight-knit group of creative, iconic and influential personalities share and inspire the designer’s universe. Musician and style Icon Bjork, Portuguese singer Mariza, French Petit Meller, photographer Nick Knight, among others.
In only two years was lauded with the international award VFiles Made Fashion with his first collection and subsequently presented his SS16 season over New York Fashion Week. He was then awarded the Merit Award Fashion Scout London, earning three seasons of sponsorship. On The 4th October 2016, Alexis Mabille and Mercedes-Benz in Paris announced David as the winner of the inaugural Les Etoiles Mercedes-Benz.
Bjork wearing AW16 dress by David Ferreira
Courtesy of Santiago Filipe
Model wearing custom-made headPiece by David Ferreira photographed by Nick Knight and Styled by Amanda Harlech for Vmagazine – AMOR
Courtesy of ShowStudio
The label has been featured in WWD, Vogue, Vogue Portugal, Vogue Italia, The Observer, Elle Brasil, i-D, A Shaded View of Fashion, Elle France, BVLGARI Roma, Hunger, GQ Portugal, Schon!, Vmagazine New York, King Kong.view press