Wunderkind, Berlin, Germany
Tel: 49 30 2804 0585
Concierge.com's insider take:
Berlin-based Wolfgang Joop designs clothes that are breathlessly expensive but fun, free from convention, and just the thing to wear to the Berlin International Film Festival. The menswear tends toward a surreal version of The Great Gatsby, as in structured madras jackets festooned with collars doubled with satin. Women's looks are part boudoir and part art school: Lace-up corsets are sewn over worsted-wool glen plaid dresses, which are in turn distressed by some kind of tie-dyeing process. It's all produced by the Italian firm Roscini, so buyers can be assured that their fantasy garb has serious old-world craftsmanship underneath. The shop itself continues the theme of wondrous extravagance, with walls of plate glass and enormous slabs of bulbous aluminum that seem to have escaped from a Jeff Koons show.—Ralph Martin
User Reviewswrite a review ›
BEEN HERE? TELL US WHAT YOU THINK
Be the first to write a review of Wunderkind and share your tips with the Concierge.com community.