Marie France Van Damme - Style from Singapore to Santorini
On the heels of a successful launch of a City To Resort travel capsule collection for One&Only Resorts (available now) and her fifth boutique in Singapore in November and only European boutique in London, Marie France continues to expand her presence worldwide focusing on cities that not only inspire the designer, but also appeal to her sophisticated, jet-set clientele.
Within only a few years the line has developed a coveted following of clients including Beyoncé, Heidi Klum, Cameron Diaz and Olivia Palermo.
The new Spring/Summer luxury resortwear collection including MFVD's signature silk caftans, resort dresses and swimwear is in stores now until May at Harrods, Selfridges, Bergdorf Goodman, Saks and Neiman Marcus and Intermix and online including selects resorts.
Marie France Van Damme introduced her first luxury resort wear collection in summer 2011, defined by its superior quality craftsmanship and extensive selection of luxurious fabrics. A collection of understated day to night pieces that travel the world in style. The line was inspired by Marie France's extensive travels and need for a chic and effortless collection to take her across the globe. The collection was created to offer women an alternative to current market trends - a brand new luxury product, embracing timeless, modern pieces that can be worn for all occasions and not only at chic holiday destinations.
The company currently has 100 retail locations in some of the world’s most desirable locations including Harrods, Selfridges, Bergdorf Goodman, Saks, Neiman Marcus and exclusive resorts including Aman and One & Only among others locations worldwide.
The line can be found at some of the world's most exclusive resorts from St. Tropez to Capri, Singapore to Santorini http://www.mariefrancevandamme.com/pages/where-to-find-us
In November Marie France introduced her fifth boutique in four year in Singapore at the Takashimaya Shopping Center following the launch of her first European boutique in London and boutiques in Phuket and Bangkok.
Signature pieces from the collection include a croco jacquard Bou Bou caftan, ankle length Babani cover up hemmed in Swarovski beads and a strapless Rafia Bustier one-piece bathing suit in white, metallic bronze, gold or silver.
Marie France Van Damme is a Canadian-born, Hong-Kong based fashion designer, celebrated hostess and author, whose luxury lifestyle resort wear brand is inspired by her travels and personal style. Marie France Van Damme introduced her eponymous label in the summer of 2011. The Marie France Van Damme line is defined by an edited collection of elegant and seasonless staples with every piece designed to transition seamlessly from city to resort. The brand is loved by celebrities such as Beyoncé, Jourdan Dunn, Heidi Klum, Cameron Diaz, Olivia Palermo, Christina Hendricks, and Catherine Zeta-Jones.
Marie France Van Damme is available at her other retail locations in Hong Kong, Bangkok, Phuket and London, Bergdorf Goodman, Harrods, Selfridges, Saks Fifth Avenue, Neiman Marcus, Intermix and exclusive resorts such as Amanresorts and the One & Only. She is also the author of the coffee table book RSVP: Simple Sophistication, Effortless Entertaining (Thames & Hudson) featuring her effortless style and entertaining tips with photographs by Herbert Ypma of the Hip Hotels series.
Visit website: http://www.mariefrancevandamme.com/
Her Instagram chronicles her travels.
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