Jiri Kalfar is Czech based designer, who originally trained to be a ballet dancer. He infuses his innate sense of style into garments with folk-art inspired prints and innovative cuts. His menswear is boundary pushing in terms of its fluid approach to gender identity and his womenswear celebrates the freedom of the feminine soul with free flowing silhouettes and a vibrant palette. His collections collections were featured in such magazines as Sport’s Illustrated Swimsuit 2016, Vogue.it, Fucking Young!, SCHON, Tank, Blank, Harpers Bazaar and others. American magazine NYLON selected his as one of the eight emerging to watch in 2015 and French magazine L’Officiel selected him as one of-the-new-wave emerging designers and featured him in their June/July 16 issue.