"Living between the north and the south, warm and raw, free and bound, I find a comfortable conversation. "
Born in the summer of 2018 NARBON is a fair fashion and demi-couture label from Barcelona based in Vienna. Founded by spanish-born designer Patricia Narbón. NARBON presents an annual collection. In June 2019 was finalist for the emerging designer award by the 080 Barcelona Fashion. In October 2018 was finalist at the Designblock Prague and was invited to participate at the Brussels Fashion Days. In November 2018 it was awarded with the AFA (Austrian Fashion Association) Scholarship for emerging designers. The brand is known for its maximalist aesthetic, storytelling approach, hand worked details of appliqué, embroidery and intricate beading which draws inspiration from traditional Spanish culture, nature and surrealism.
Patricia Narbón graduated in June 2018 from the University of Applied Arts in Vienna under the tutorship of Hussein Chalayan and previously Bernhard Willhelm. Known for her embellishments, obsessive attention to detail and strong color palettes, Patricia has an innovative take on traditional techniques and a fair approach to the market, keeping the focus on rental and a made to order selling system. Patricia also works as a creative director with photographers, film producers and a variety of projects for the music and show industry.
All the garments and accessories are designed and handmade in Barcelona or Vienna in a sustainable and respectful way, using local sourcing and fair treatment.
NARBON is a cruelty-free and ethical fashion label.