Hand felted garments of Simple design and with combinations of different unique fabrics.
Comfortable,elegant and loose fitting…
Eco-friendly, 100% natural material Innovative, Slow design
Judit Simon-Ditta was born in Eger, Hungary, qualified as a teacher of arts and visual communication, qualified as a feltmaker. She graduated from Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design, Budapest in fashion and textile design. Lives near to the capital of Hungary, Budapest, works with felt for almost ten years. Intrested in especially its 3-dimensional possibilities, and its facilities for creating clothes. Teaches felting from several years, take part in competitions and exhibitions with success.
Her brand was established in 2006 named Ditta Felt Nomad&Fashion
The ditta felt garments are dedicated towards the slow design, the sustainable, eco-friendly conception describe mainly the attitude. Creating small collections, looking for an innovative, unique design.
The label based on the tradition of handmade felted garments. The forms inspired by the felt works, and tailoring of the nomad people, and also the sculpturist forms of the present day’s fashion. The colours came from the natural elements, and traditional clothing. The garments focused on the fabric using natural materials (soft, pure merino wool, silk, cotton, linen), natural dyes, eco dyeing. The organic motifs of the printed collections reflects on the nomad tradition, the pattern make the connection between the two world and fits into our times.
Professional Results and Presentation
► Red Project/Roots of the european design competition, (2014.)
► FISE / Studio of Young Designer Assotiation Budapest, Member (2014.)
► Kruhy Na Vode -Rings on water Competition, textil category, 1. prise -The Center for Folk Art Production Bratislava, Slovakia (2013.)
► MOME Diploma 2012 Fashion show -Hungarian National Gallery Budapest (2012.)
► Maybelline New York and Moholy-Nagy University Designers Price, First Price- Maybelline New York –MOME (2012.)
► Red Project/Roots of the European Design travelling exhibition Research Centre of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts. Ljubljana, Slovenia (2014.) Mint-A Mesében- exhibition FISE -Budapest (2014.)
► Fresh Fishes- FISE Group Exhibition, Budapest, Hungary (2014)
► Felt in motion Exhibition -Historischen Spinnerei im Gartetal e. V – Göttingen, Germany, Musée du Feutre Mouzon, French (2013-2014) Kruhy Na Vode- Rings on water Exhibition -State Hall of the Ministry of Culture of the Slovak Republic, Bratyslava (2013.)
► MOME Diploma 2012- Ponton Gallery, Budapest (2012.)
► Gombold Újra 02. Exhibition of the winner collections of the competition -Balassi Institute, Bruxelles (2011.) Gombold Újra 01- Exhibition of the winner collections of the competition -Design Terminal, Budapest (2011.)