The brand has detectable roots to the Bauhaus tradition. Cathrine Hammel herself, grew up with a grandfather being an architect from the Bauhaus school and a grandmother specializing in arts and crafts. Keynotes as functionality, simplicity, craftsmanship and aesthetics designed to have an impact on the everyday aspects of life is a common foundation that prevails in every collection. How a piece of clothing feels when it`s worn and how a look is created by the wearer – not the clothes – is most important for the Cathrine Hammel aesthetics.
The clothes are laboriously altered to fit a progressive lifestyle, whereas the boundaries between work and pleasure collides into one single entity. Each piece of garment reflects a Scandinavian way of living and it`s democratic ideals: Gender equality, a sustainable approach to the environment, social cohesion and a balance between life and work. Cathrine Hammel is a modern wearable fashion brand, catering to open minded people, whom recognizes quality and durability as the most sustainable approach to fashion.
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