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Jan-Jan van Essche is an Antwerp-born designer and craftsman who focuses on creating genderless, timeless garments with unusual and original shapes. Jan-Jan praises enhances the radical elimination of cultural and gender differences with the use of seams and minimal details, while taking advantage of the comfort of the garments thanks to their softness and fabrics of essentially natural fibers and colors. Appreciated for his research on materials, he focuses on traditional techniques of weaving, padding and patchwork, Jan-Jan van Essche continually challenges the boundaries of artisanal design that does not make use of extremely modern technologies but of traditional looms and machinery. The obsessive search for ancient traditions of textile production led him to travel around the world and invariably contaminate his modern cosmopolitan style.