Altamoda in Rome

Bisrat Negassi was invited by the FÉDÉRATION FRANÇAISE DU PRÊT À PORTER and the AltaRomAltaModa to show her collection during the fashionweek in Rome. Bisrat Negassi and Celine Faizant showed their creations in the Rome Auditorium - Parco della Musica.

"The show revealed a series of modern dresses in dark chocolate, black, taupe, and white with accents of electric blue demonstrating a strong and enticing collection by Negassi this season." Thomas Barnes (


The Collection VERTIGO - Inspired by poetry, Negassi reflects this year the harmonies of jaspures and non pretentious gildings. The cachemirs, the virgin wools, and the natural silks The nobility of fabrics, and the comfort of materials in sepia beige, blacks, browns and greys crossing each others. Ocean drops and emerald blues are suggesting this year the charismatic and independent new woman. A collection that fully translates the desire of self-confidence, the coquettish attitude, the charm and the audacity.

VERTIGO, is the meeting of parallels, lights and purity, feelings and the confusing unknown. A sparkle of scarves, dresses, suits, tunics: Butterfly, Tulip, Pinguine, Asmara A vertigo of jackets, skirts, trousers with plethora: on rails, on display, above cupboards and of course, worn...

In 2004, the first Negassi collection was presented at the Pret-a-Porter Autumn/Winter 2004-2005 and at the Pret-a-Porter Spring/Summer 2005 in Paris. “ These collections have become a Must, kind of a burst amongst the fashionistas during the fashion Week in Paris. Inspired by her idyllic area in Paris’ surburb, her numerous travels and her amazing experiences during her childhood, she brings such a refreshing touch to a fashion conservative Parisian universe “ (BOLZ Magazine, London) Her last collection Spring/Summer has impressed by its sophistication, recalling Yves Saint Laurent in his Chic-Ethnic Period... The Collection ‘Sweet Bird of Youth’ from Negassi was really one of the main attractions to be seen from the off-stage during the Fashion Week” (Source: Marcellous Jones for 
Negassi is also the idyll in between music and fashion or even “FASHION MEETS MUSIC” where new artists abandon themselves to the stage.