Catharina Mende at Vote For Fashion KaDeWe
Catharina Mende at Vote For Fashion KaDeWe

18/07 "Vote For Fashion" - KaDeWe Berlin

The group exhibition “Vote For Fashion” curated by Vogue, Der Berliner Salon and KaDeWe asks visitors to vote for their favorite designer to make them part of the KaDeWe assortment. 

Catharina Mende at Der Berliner Salon
Catharina Mende at Der Berliner Salon

18/07 "Der Berliner Salon" - Fashionweek Berlin

The group exhibition “Der Berliner Salon” is part of Fashion Week Berlin and took place in the beautiful Kronprinzenpalais - what an honor to be presented amongst the other selected designers. 

 

www.derberlinersalon.com 

Catharina Mende at ICFF, New York, Handmade in Germany
Catharina Mende at ICFF, New York, Handmade in Germany

18/05 Catharina Mende at the furniture fair ICFF with "Handmade in Germany" - New York City

The exhibition “Handmade in Germany”, curated by the Direktorenhaus in Berlin, is travelling globally to demonstrate German quality workmanship. After an initial stop in Beijing, this concentrated collection of contemporary German products stopped in New York City to showcase masterpieces by more than a hundred German manufacturers, artisans and designers. 

 

ICFF // 20.-23.05.2018 - Jacob K. Javits Convention Center 

www.handmade-worldtour.com 

Catharina Mende Fashion Shoot
Catharina Mende Fashion Shoot

18/05 Fashion shoot in Berlin - Travel Blanket Collection

Our photo shoot, will hopefully inspire you to wear these crossover pieces in various creative ways. Even when not travelling, they are the perfect companion for the modern nomad. 

Many thanks to the photographer Monika Czosnowska, to Laura-Maria Wulff for the styling and to the wonderful Birte Carolin Sebastian. 

 

Catharina Mende at Salone del Mobile, Oasis Group Italy
Catharina Mende at Salone del Mobile, Oasis Group Italy

18/04 Plaids with "Oasis Group Italy" - at Salone del Mobile Milano

www.oasisgroup.it 

 

Catharina Mende at Vogue Salon and Christiane Arp, Fashion Week Berlin
Catharina Mende at Vogue Salon, Berliner Modesalon, Fashion Week Berlin
Catharina Mende at Vogue Salon, Fashion Week Berlin
Catharina Mende at Vogue Salon
Catharina Mende at Vogue Salon, Fashion Week Berlin
Catharina Mende at Vogue Salon, Fashion Week Berlin

18/01 Catharina Mende at Vogue Salon during Fashion Week Berlin

When interior meets fashion - it was such a big honour being invited to present my collections at Vogue Salon. 

 

Catharina Mende Showroom Berlin
Catharina Mende Showroom Berlin
Catharina Mende Showroom Berlin
Catharina Mende Showroom Berlin
Catharina Mende Showroom Berlin
Catharina Mende Showroom Berlin

17/11 Showroom Opening

 

 

Catharina Mende aptm Berlin
Catharina Mende aptm Berlin

17/11 aptm Berlin

Part of the early christmas shopping trunkshow at aptm Berlin

 

Catharina Mende production Scotland
Catharina Mende Scotland Scotland

17/10 Bulk production is going into finishing

Blanket "Burnt Leaves" - the extra fine fringes are being cut in the finishing. 

 

Catharina Mende Handmade in Germany, Beijing Design Week
Catharina Mende Handmade in Germany, Beijing Design Week
Catharina Mende Handmade in Germany, Beijing Design Week
Catharina Mende Handmade in Germany, Beijing Design Week
Catharina Mende Handmade in Germany, Beijing Design Week
Catharina Mende Handmade in Germany, Beijing Design Week

17/09 Beijing Design Week / Handmade in Germany

Impressions during Beijing Design Week and the international show "Handmade in Germany".  

 

Catharina Mende Handmade in Germany

See you in Beijing!

Catharina Mende Handmade in Germany

17/09 Handmade in Germany - on tour

Part of the international show "Handmade in Germany" during Beijing Design Week, September 21.-25.2017.  

The exhibition exhibits masterpieces by 180 German manufacturers, craftsmen and designers. 

The international show www.handmade-worldtour.com assembles a collection of current quality products from Germany.  

Catharina Mende Fotoshooting Scotland
Catharina Mende Fotoshooting Scotland

17/09 Photo shoot in the scottish highlands

Fantastic week in early September with the wonderful photographer Debora Mittelstaedt who captured the "Deep Splendor" and "Light Companion" collections in the amazing scenery and light of Scotland.  

Catharina Mende Production
Catharina Mende Production

17/09 Visiting the scottish production

Getting inspired for new ideas and materials and checking on the production process of "Deep Splendor".  

Catharina Mende Fotoshooting
Catharina Mende Fotoshooting

17/08 Photo shoot in Berlin

Christian Hagemann took fantastic photos of the collections "Deep Splendor" and "Light Companion" in his Berlin based studio. 

Catharina Mende Production
Catharina Mende Production

17/07 Visiting the italian production and the yarn fair "Pitti Filati" in Florence

Lucky moment - the travel blankets from the "Light Companion" collection were just on the looms. 

Catharina Mende Designing
Catharina Mende Designing

17/05 Designing the new collections

 

Catharina Mende
Catharina Mende

17/04 New beginnings

Off to new horizons - working under my own name and my own personal story.