Anita Leina “Young Talent” Finalist

Anita Leina is a graduate of Riga Design and Art College. After studies at the Academy of Arts of Latvia, fashion design department, she graduated with the bachelor’s degree, and now continues her studies for the master’s degree. During her studies she has also worked as a window display designer for five years.

“FUN BOX” is an experimental collection intended to create functional clothing for active persons and water sport fans. The inspiration for the collection is the designer’s hobby- wakeboarding. Anita can be proud of her distinguished success, twice being the champion of Latvia. The collection consists of casual clothing items for everyday wearing and for water sports. The items are made of windproof material supplemented by sporty details. Special feature of the collection is usage of the wakeboard handle and other funny applications – just for fun.

Anita’s ambition would be to turn the “FUN BOX” into a commercial product for the basis of creating the “Whirlybird” clothing brand to enter the fashion market.