Forever in a dream. Creative director of Horror Vacui, Anna Heinrich, is one of the three emerging designers exhibiting work for Matchesfashion.com’s second digital series, The Innovators. Initially pursuing a career as a lawyer in her native Munich, Heinrich worked at her family’s garment factory making Bavarian Loden jackets, before founding the brand in 2014. A Latin term meaning ‘avoid emptiness’, Horror Vacui is now synonymous with vintage pyjama-inspired couture, “symbolic of not being on duty and having some alone time”. Lost in you.
At the crystal moon, at the red branch of the slow autumn at my window. Barely there but fully exposed.
Picnics on the rocks, salty skin on linen sheets or dining with friends under fairy lights. Here’s all we’re coveting this Valentine’s Day.
“Without pain, would we ever feel rapture? Without our own stories to project on them, would all the songs and art that moves us so even matter at all?” A first glimpse of our new issue, on newsstands today.