TEAM-IOANA-CIOLACU

Ioana Ciolacu is a contemporary womenswear fashion label from the Romanian designer by the same name. With an MA in Fashion Design and Technology from the prestigious London College of Fashion of University of the Arts London and with design experience from one of the best international brands – Stella McCartney, Ioana has developed strong understanding of creating high quality clothes and unique designs. With a focus on shape, craftsmanship and sustainability, Ioana takes inspiration from architecture and nature combining signature graphics with tailoring techniques.

Her simple yet tailor inspired silhouettes work as canvases for signature graphics – transposed in prints and embroidery -and fabric combinations that all show a deep understanding of shape, proportion and craftsmanship. Ioana’s effortless pieces show a love for playing with custom developed techniques to create a modern and alluring look.

AWARDS

BEST DESIGNER AWARD awarded by Romanian Design Week  2018
BEST DESIGNER nominee by Elle Style Awards 2018
BEST DESIGNER nominee by Elle Style Awards 2017
BEST DESIGNER nominee by Elle Style Awards 2016
BEST DESIGNER nominee by Elle Style Awards 2015
BEST DESIGNER OF THE YEAR awarded by Beau Monde 2015
BEST DESIGNER nominee by Elle Style Awards 2014
DESIGN AWARD awarded by The One 10 Years of Inspiration 2014
FUTURE OF FASHION award sponsored by Who’s Next & Dazed and Confused Magazine January 2014, July 2014, January 2015
DESIGNER FOR TOMORROW awarded by Stella McCartney 2013
RECTOR’S SCHOLARSHIP awarded by London College of Fashion 2012
BEST YOUNG DESIGNER nominee by Elle Style Awards 2012
PASARELA finalist by Institut Cultural Francais 2011
YOUNG DESIGNER AWARD 2nd Place awarded by SDBI – European Fashion Awards Germany 2010

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2019

Ioana launches Resort 2019 collection

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2018

Ioana launches the Bauhaus Women Campaign.

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Wins the Romanian Design Week Award for Best Designer.

Becomes a member jury of European Fashion Awards which she won in 2011.

Ioana launches the Spring Summer 18 Collection
at
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Berlin
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Ioana launches the Autumn Winter Capsule Collection with an emphasis prints and oversized streetwear.

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2017

Ioana opens the Shwroom in the heart of Bucharest

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Ioana launches the Autumn Winter Collection with an emphasis on the new sustainable knitwear line.

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She in nominated for ‘Best Designer’ at Elle Style Awards 2017 Bucharest.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2016

Ioana presents the Autumn Winter 2017 Collection All Things Nice at
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Berlin.

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She in nominated for ‘Best Designer’ at Elle Style Awards 2016 Bucharest.

2015

Ioana presents the Autumn Winter 2016 Collection Untitled at
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Berlin.

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Ioana is awarded with the Crystal Globe ‘Best Designer of the Year’ by Beau Monde
Nominated for ‘Best Designer’ at Elle Style Awards 2015 Bucharest
Participates in the exhibition ‘Pop and Shop’ Brussels
Exhibits at ‘Art and Fashion for Education’ Bucharest
Selected as one of The Future of Fashion – Who’s Next Paris
Exhibits at Ciff Copenhagen

Ioana launches the SS15 video campaign ‘Lure’.

Directed by Anton & Damian Groves,
Lure wins several international awards.
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2014

Ioana is nominated for ‘Best Designer’ at Elle Style Awards 2014 Bucharest

Wins the ‘Design Award’ at The One 10 years of Inspiration’ -Bucharest

Participates in the exhibition ‘Beauty in the Making’ London as part of London Fashion Week and supported by British Fashion Council

Presents SS15 Collection Hunters at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Berlin. View Collection

Collaborates with the retailer Peek&Cloppenburg for an exclusive capsule collection to be sold in Germany and Austria

Selected as one of The Future of Fashion – Who’s Next Paris

Exhibits at Premium Berlin

Graduates from University of the Arts London – London College of Fashion with a MA degree in Fashion Design and Technology – Womenswear

2013

Ioana wins the Designer for Tomorrow Award

Ioana has  a very mature hand and point of view and in the same time she is saying something different in fashion. She has a lovely balance. That’s what you want to see from the young designers today.

– Stella McCartney, July 2013

Ioana presents

Autumn Winter 2015 Collection at
MERCEDES BENZ FASHION WEEK BERLIN

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2011

Ioana graduates from National University of Arts Bucharest with a BA in Fashion Design and wins 2nd place at European Fashion Awards Berlin and was nominated for Pasarela – Institut Cultural Francais Bucharest.

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UK 6 8 10 12 14 16
US 2 4 6 8 10 12
France 32 34 36 38 40 42
IT 36 38 40 42 44 46
Japan 5 7 9 11 13 15
SIZEXXSXSSMLXL
Bust 80cm 84cm 88cm 92cm 96cm 100cm
Waist 60cm 64cm 68cm 72cm 76cm 80cm
Hips 86cm 90cm 94cm 98cm 102cm 106cm
Bust – Measure around the fullest part of your bust.
Waist – Measure around the smallest part of your torso.
Hips – Measure around the fullest part
Inside leg – Measure from your crotch to the bottom of your ankle bone.

REGULAR/SLIM SIZESXSSML
Chest 81-86cm 89-94cm 97-102cm 104-109cm
Neck 33-34cm 36-37cm 38-39cm 41-42cm
Waist 66-71cm 74-79cm 81-86cm 89-94cm
Arm Length 79-81cm 81-84cm 84-86cm 86-89cm
Neck – Measure around the middle of your neck (at the Adam’s apple), keeping the tape a bit loose.
Chest – Measure under your arms around the fullest part of your chest.
Waist – Measure around the your natural waistline, keeping the tape a bit loose.
Arm Length – Bend your elbow 90 degrees and place your hand on your hip. Hold the tape at the center back of your neck. Measure across your shoulder to your elbow and down to your wrist. The total length is your sleeve length.
 
AGE4 years5 years6 years8 years10 years12 years
UK 4 5 6 7-8 9-10 11-12
US 4 5 6 7-8 9-10 11-12
France 4 5 6 7-8 9-10 11-12
IT 4 5 6 7-8 9-10 11-12
Japan 4 5 6 7-8 9-10 11-12
AGE4 years5 years6 years8 years10 years12 years
Height 98-104cm 105-110cm 111-116cm 117-128cm 129-140cm 141-152cm
Chest 56cm 58cm 60cm 64cm 70cm 78cm
Waist 52cm 53cm 54cm 56cm 58cm 60cm
Hips 60cm 62cm 64cm 70cm 76cm 82cm