Ronald Van der Kemp celebrated a conscious luxury partnership with Swarovski this couture week, using upcycled crystals to create two shimmering looks, statement jewelry and accessories for his SS18 runway show.

by Team Paris Social Diary, photography by Courtesy | 30 January, 2018

The dutchman Ronald Van der Kemp used more than 500 recycled Swarovski crystals to embellish
The collection had two crystallized appearances, many statement jewels created from stones and multicolored glass beads and accessories covered with Crystal Mesh.  

As part of its aim to drive positive change towards a more responsible fashion industry, Swarovski partners with designers to create sustainably-minded collections using upcycled crystals.
To date, more than 80,000 Swarovski crystals have been upcycled in fashion and design collaborations.