ILSE JARA - couture AW22/23


Born in Paraguay in 1990, Ilse Jara studies Fashion Design at Universidad Americana of Asunción in her own country and, soon after, moved to Milan to develop her designer skills further. Here, she enrolls in the Fashion Design & Production Management master’s at Istituto Marangoni, where she graduates in 2012. Interested in exploring the possibility of merging technological innovations and a modern aesthetic with natural materials and traditional techniques, Ilse launches her eponymous brand in 2010. Ever since she’s been taking part in all the major fashion events in Paraguay. Her work and creativity did not pass unnoticed; after graduating from Istituto Marangoni in London, Ilse receives a Mention of Honor at the IFS in the British capital in 2014.


Ilse Jara closed the second day of runway shows here with her sustainable ethos and upscale looks that explored the possibility of merging technological innovations with natural materials and traditional techniques. developing her own DNA through textures. Intrepid in jungle paradise shades of red and green, fan detailing and long swathes of silk plisse’, Ilse Jara had the last work on the runway of d3. With her firm belief that achieving a balance between forward-looking technology and craftmanship Jara captivated with her nature inspired concepts with a purpose – this time mirroring the wonders of Mother Nature with her one-of-a-kind vision