Dedicated to combining traditional craftsmanship with technical innovation, Maria-Raluca Streang is a London based Womenswear designer, focused on fabric sustainability.
While completing her BA in Fashion Design Technology at Arts University Bournemouth, Maria focused on marrying the old and the new, exploring cultural identity and its effects on one's emotional wellbeing. She uses new-age fabrics and upcycling techniques to tell her story.
Born and raised in Romania, she focuses on reviving the country's traditional culture. Textile manipulation and fabric sustainability sit at the core of her work. Using specific Romanian craft passed down from her grandmother, she creates environmentally friendly, one of a kind pieces that lie in the frame of timeless beauty.