her boutique-atelier located in the heart of Brussels, Valérie Berckmans has
been designing a women's ready-to-wear line since 2006. Under her
eponymous brand, she designs in a graphic and minimalist style, evoking an airy
femininity, often brightened up with particular details.
piece that leaves her workshop is meticulously crafted with fair trade, organic
or alternative raw materials (deadstock of fabrics, upcycled
has chosen an exclusively local production in Belgian workshops, keeping the
ecological footprint of her project as low as possible.
collection, nothing is lost, nothing is created but everything is transformed
into ethical & ecological creations!
philosophy was born in 2014 her zero-waste project: the fabric leftovers from
the women's production are offering new stylistic, practical and circular
perspectives: the creation of an underwear collection, kids clothing, reusable cotton
Berckmans also sells in her store the creations of other Belgian & European designers
who share the same sustainable philosophy : Atelier Content (shoes), Géraldine
Bertrand (knitwear), Aymara (knitwear), Woron (underwear), Underprotection
(underwear) & moreâ€¦