Have you ever wanted to become part of a painting or, better yet, bring a painting to life? Ten’s unique Eco Couture creations, combining silk and raw fine wool, incorporating ancient silk art and nunofelted techniques, produce an exquisite array of colour, texture and emotion. It is as if she creates an original palette with each new artwork – an item that can be transformed each way one decides to wear it… the colours form innovative combinations based on your preferences. VFW takes pride in finding amazing art talent around the world. While Elina’s roots are from Korea and Kazakhstan, she is a Canadian discovery, producing fine wearable artwork from her Richmond Hill 3D Art Design Studio. She performed Eco Couture handmade seamless and reversible nunofelted and silk painted Fashion Collection made with love and all natural fibres at the Eco Chic Fashion Show, sponsored by United Way, Hope in the City, Canadian Cancer Society, The Wearable Art Show, One of a Kind Show, Fall Fling Fashion Show, Affair With The Arts Fashion Gala and many others shows. Has been invited at Western Canadian Fashion Week celebrity collection.
“My Eco Couture fibre textile artwork from silk and raw fine wool are wearable, warm and delicate, without any seams, reversible and unbelievably soft. They are also thin and the shear has an airy texture and a sensitive dialogue of eco friendly materials” – says Elina Ten. “Silk, wool, bamboo, linen are natural, eco organic, and sustainable materials which are integrated through nunofelted technique.” Wear Eco Couture fashion collection INsideOUT UPsideDOWN.