18/12 Getting ready for "Maison&Objet Paris" 18. - 22.1.2019
A "Light Companion" for the modern nomad, and when traveling the world.
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.
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.
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.
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.
18/04 Plaids with "Oasis Group Italy" - at Salone del Mobile Milano
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.
17/11 Showroom Opening
17/11 aptm Berlin
Part of the early christmas shopping trunkshow at aptm Berlin.
17/10 Bulk production is going into finishing
Blanket "Burnt Leaves" - the extra fine fringes are being cut in the finishing.
17/09 Beijing Design Week / Handmade in Germany
Impressions during Beijing Design Week and the international show "Handmade in Germany".
See you in Beijing!
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.
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.
17/09 Visiting the scottish production
Getting inspired for new ideas and materials and checking on the production process of "Deep Splendor".
17/08 Photo shoot in Berlin
Christian Hagemann took fantastic photos of the collections "Deep Splendor" and "Light Companion" in his Berlin based studio.
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.
17/05 Designing the new collections
17/04 New beginnings
Off to new horizons - working under my own name and my own personal story.