GOA SPA, SPRING / SUMMER 2008
At Amosphere, Pret-A-Porter Paris, Paris
Wendell Rodricks, India’s Guru of Minimalism presents at the Paris Prêt–a-Porter Salon a unique collection that showcases the yogic, ayurvedic and spiritual side of India. For many centuries, the world has been fascinated by the royal India of Maharajahs. In the recent past, fashion influences from Bollywood and Goa hippie kitsch has entered the world market.
In this new collection, titled GOA SPA, Rodricks infuses into fashion a spa flavour that is unique, relaxing, pure and fluid. Imagine a spa in the paradise state of Goa, India : a land where the sea breezes, soft white sand and swaying palm trees create an ambience that relaxes and soothes the soul.
Using a palette of pure white with hints of sand beige and pale blue, the Wendell Rodricks GOA SPA collection includes hand woven fabrics, which are delicious to touch. On the body they caress the skin with their pureness and softness. Woven with care in small villages the fabric have a unique ‘hand’ quality.