Textile Making / Fashion Designer
Vaida Rasciute is the creative director and designer behind UPA, an Irish luxury kids-wear brand that seamlessly blends artistry and sustainability. With a strong Irish heritage, UPA takes great pride in creating exquisite linen garments that weave enchanting narratives. Manufactured in Ireland and Lithuania, each collection reflects meticulous attention to detail and a deep commitment to responsible production. UPA's designs have garnered international recognition and can be found in independent boutiques spanning Saudi Arabia, Qatar, New York, China, Hong Kong, Belgium, and even prestigious locations like Harvey Nichols in Qatar. With prestigious accolades like the Best Brand Pitti Bimbo Award in Italy and the IDI Award in Ireland, Vaida Rasciute and UPA foster a vibrant community, uniting creativity, sustainability, and a sense of belonging.
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Meath Made formally launched
We officially launched Meath Made last night in the beautiful @theswifttrim What a night and what a turnout!
A Selective Collective: The Birth of Meath Made
County Meath, with its rich history and vibrant communities, has always been a hub of creativity and innovation. Now, a new chapter in Meath's artisanal story is unfolding as a group of passionate individuals comes together to create Meath Craft Collective.
Meath Made Makers Shine at RDS Dublin Showcase
The bustling atmosphere of the RDS Dublin was charged with creativity and innovation as makers from Meath Made descended upon the prestigious Showcase event. This annual gathering of artisans, craftspeople, and designers provides a platform for Ireland's top talents to exhibit their unique creations.