Category Archives: Publications

Hellen van Rees carries Fair Made in Holland label

Since this summer Hellen van Rees started to carry the Fair Made in Holland Label (or FMiH, for short). The label is used to identify quality brands and garments made under fair circumstances in The Netherlands. We really support this initiative and hope this label will become an icon to be able to identify and […]

Vegan Fashion Show in London

On August 16th the first ever vegan fashion show in London will take place. The show is styled by the lovely Rebekah Roy, who actuallly was the stylist of Hellens first independent show at London Fashion Week, at Fashion Scout back in 2012! The vegan fashion show, Bare Fashion, is initiated by the magazine Vegan […]

Best Tech Idea 2018

The Textile Reflexes vest has been nominated by Dutch tech magazine ‘Kijk’ for best tech idea of 2018! There is a public vote, so help this reach #1 by voting for the ‘Corrigerend Robotvest’ Project Hellen van Rees did at the Designlab of the  University of Twente with researchers Geke Ludden & Angelika Mader. To […]

Textile Reflexes at Dutch Design Week

The Textile Reflexes project is at the Dutch Design Week! We will be at the Do (not) Feed the Makers expo at Sectie C. During this week we are sharing a space with other wearable tech projects that are currently in progress. The interesting part is that we want your feedback! Our project is now […]

Video of the Catwalk show in China

Last week we were in Dalian, China by invitation from the China International Garment Fair. Hellen van Rees launched her collection of 60 outfits there, marking the start of a seasonless approach for the brand. After a very enthusiastic response from the audience there, we’re very happy to share the video of the experience with […]

Collection Relaunch in China, Preview Video

Since last winter, we’ve been working very hard behind the scenes on a new approach for the Hellen van Rees label. Now comes the time to start revealing! From now onwards we’ll work with a bigger collection that is continiously available to both professional buyers and private clients. This new approach suits our approach towards […]

Publication in “Fashion Made Fair”

We’re super happy to be featured in this beautiful book Fashion Made Fair by Ellen Köhrer and Magdalena Schaffrin. Hellen van Rees is featured in a 4 page spread including an introduction to our methods and various pictures. This beautifully illustrated book pays tribute to contemporary designers whose creations are at once fashionforward as well […]

Catwalk Show Don’t Walk

In the midst of all things going on with our 2 presentations in Milan at the moment, we don’t want to forget our participation in the catwalk show at the Don’t Walk charity fashion event in Scotland that takes place on the 27th of Febuary! The event will host catwalk shows by established and emerging […]

Update on Vogue Italia and S. Pellegrino Young Chef 2015

Next week Vogue Italia and S. Pellegrino Young Chef 2015 contest is kicking off in Milan. Hellen van Rees, representing BeNeLux, will compete alongside Rouge Tomate’s Chef Alex Joseph against 19 other chef/designer couples from various regions of the world for the title of the Best Chef/Designer Couple. Hellen van Rees will be presenting her […]

Exciting project with Vogue Italia and S. Pellegrino

There is rather exciting news to share with you this month. Hellen van Rees is happy to announce she has been chosen by Vogue Italia to be part of the collaborative project between S. Pellegrino Young Chef 2015 contest and Vogue Italia. The essence of this promising project is the discovery of new talents from […]