Kristina Dragomir is craft based and all the manufacture practices are highly specialized to the category. The execution is always unexpected being the result of a continuous creative researching process and various techniques that lead to all kind of decorative arts, to ceramic, porcelain, bronze or glass dimensional shapes. The pattern’s simplicity and the alternative detail, ingeniously used, make the hats flourish. The Kristina Dragomir work consists not only in manufacturing but also in specific research and development in this field, from head design to small sculpture, from turning the dome into fictional characters to alternatively decorating it with miniature porcelain figures, natural butterflies, pressed flowers, chips of wood, tiny stucco work of wood or plaster, up to experimenting with embossed ornaments.
Kristina Dragomir take in developing her own unique patented techniques such us embossing and decorating hats with pressed natural flowers or real butterflies that uses to create hats that can easily go by as art.
In the pursuit of the absolute aesthetic harmony of materialising her ideas Kristina Dragomir turned to be an innovator. Kristina Dragomir is a symbiotic mix of art and traditional millinery crafting including techniques materialized into sculptural artefacts. The hats is produced carefully, with very attention to detail, and the complex manufacture process and the constant adaptation to the fashion evolution, make Kristina Dragomir works involves a continuous explorative research into form and materiality.
Perfecting it in the workshop, learning the secrets of craft which then raised to the level of art by reinventing the way form expresses.
Kristina Dragomir is one of the most eloquent restoration initiatives of a craftsmanship during modern times in order to place it in the service of object design. Cultivate object designs by bringing together a traditional craft and cool art.
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