Berta Debuts Spring/Summer 2019 Collection
A confection of glittering luxury comprised the Spring/Summer 2019 BERTA Collection astonishing the crowd! An effortlessly chic collection drifted gracefully down the runway with fabrics that lead the way into a powerful abyss of jaw dropping styles. Berta Balilti’s latest collection broke everything that is known to be “normalized” in the bridal industry. It featured pieces that were fresh, exciting and new yet still lending to the true essence of what BERTA is and is expected to be. Strong, powerful, and confident is the description of Berta’s perennial muse.
Lots of sparkle, tulle, sequins and feathers were seen eloquently paired with the reoccurring theme of plunging necklines, open backs, flowing capes, and voluminous trains, yet this seasons collection added a twist that has never been seen before. To say it’s all in the details is a concurrent theme in all of Berta’s collections. Ensembles in startlingly vibrant motifs, even when they are in classic silhouettes, are sensual in their confidence. The hand beaded and attention to each detail on the gown can only be created by highly skilled and talented individuals such as Berta and her team. Every dress had its own theme and entails hours of detail oriented design and stitch work, dedication, love, and passion. It is definitely seen in the dresses which will then translates to the glow on the bride’s face. This is what it all comes down to. Berta’s determination to translate an inspiration to the fullest resulted in a collection that is harmonious, charming, sexy, and confident.
The sole designer of the fashion house is Berta Balilti, a Shenkar College of design graduate. Berta founded her namesake brand in 2004. Berta has an avant-garde design style, one that always tests the barriers and boundaries of the modern world of fashion design. Her style of design is famous for bold, sexy and modern fit that incorporates vintage materials and retro styles. Aside from designing all the collections at the fashion house, Berta oversees the entire production processes in her studio still to this day, when she has over 70 retailers all around the world. Berta quickly rose to stardom in the fashion world after she managed to surprise even the most veteran fashion editors and bloggers with her artistic approach to high-end fashion. Her collections are considered among the most praised and anticipated in the fashion world. According to the likes of countless celebrities, media mavens, stylists and industry insiders, Berta is considered today as one of the world’s top-notch designers for bridal and evening wear.
Photography: Mike Colon | @mikecolon
Dressing: BB’s Backstage
Accessories: Maria Elena | @mariaelenaheadpieces
Lighting and Sound: AV Workshop | @avworkshop
Music: DJ Sammy Jo | @sammyjodj
Public Relations: CLD PR | @CLDstyle