Erik-Yvon is a fashion designer based in Melbourne, Australia specialising in men’s and women’s wear. Drawing inspiration from his origins in Mauritius, E-Y creates bold tran-seasonal pieces. Erik has gained experience within the Australian fashion industry with labels; Romance was Born and Neo Dia in 2012. This in conjunction with his formal education at RMIT has given the label a solid foundation in design and construction principles. In addition to his body of work, Erik has found success in national design competitions such as The Wool Awards and the Australian Fashion Awards.
The Melbourne based designer is also a sessional teacher at RMIT, where he shares his passion to the future generation of the fashion industry. Since the inception of ERIK-YVON, the label has been acclaimed through magazines and media channels such as I-D, Vogue Italia, British Vogue and New Zealand Fashion Week. The label creates a dynamic combination of elements; colours, prints, shapes and textures which define the core of each collection. Colourful and bold themes are inspired from artists, diverse cultures and everyday surroundings.
The brand is solely stocked online at erik-yvon.com and emcopasses unique pieces of clothing which run on a limited edition basis. The label is ethically produced (Made in Melbourne) and endeavours to support local businesses by engaging with the community.
ERIK-YVON will be showcasing in Studio Edit 3