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AKNVAS debuted their FW21 collection on the CFDA’s Runway360 platform. The fall winter 2021 AKNVAS collection was created with the current worldview in mind, seeking comfort and safety.  Designer Christian Juul Nielsen’s inspiration took him on a journey to revisit his roots while living in Paris and Copenhagen. The results are couture-inspired corset details, mixed with comfortable oversized sweatshirts, and square shapes of LEGO-inspired geometric patterns and zig zags. This collection has futuristic lines, masculine and represents modern urban comfortwear.

AKNVAS is an advanced-contemporary brand designed by creative director Christian Juul Nielsen. After spending years at design houses including Dior (working under John Galliano and Raf Simons) and Oscar de la Renta, Nielsen endeavored to launch his own brand AKNVAS, while also currently serving as the Creative Director of Herve Leger. The brand has quickly become a favorite of Kate Bosworth, Emily Blunt, and Emilia Clark. The winner for the Rising Star Womenswear award in 2020, the brand is sold on Rent the Runway, in select boutiques, and on the brand’s e-commerce site. This current collection is