Lara Quint is the emerging fashion brand of designer Lara Tomashchuk. After finishing her studies in fashion design at the Kyiv University of Technology and Design in 2011, Lara took her first steps as an intern for Russian designer Tatiana Parfionova, and as a designer for Ukrainian fashion brand ELENAREVA. In 2013 Lara launched her own label with focus on womenswear.
LARA QUINT is an abbreviation of Quintessence (from Lat. quīnta essentia – fifth essence) that is the key, most important, most significant and purest essence. This is the fifth, the finest type of matter along with water, air, earth and fire. It is this association that keeps the desire of Lara Quint to work with the transformation of image into clothes with the help of colors, unusual shapes, lines, and materials. Lines and shaping of the garment follow in the footsteps of the past, highlighting the most memorable parts of a cut that gives fresh perspective on fashion.
Minimalistic clean cut and avant-garde volume silhouettes are considered to be the signature of LARA QUINT along with innovational fabrics. Prints are interspersed with textures, handmade technology embodies fabrics into architectonic forms. Plastic, wood and metal give new meaning to material.
The lady of LARA QUINT is a passionate, free spirited personality, who's looking for unique outfits to help her shine. She is an intelligent and ambitious woman, and her clothes give her confidence, femininity, sexuality - and reveal the essential authenticity of her personality.