Get to Know the Coolest Designer in Berlin (Before Everyone Else Does)

All of the chicest girls in Germany (and beyond) have officially descended upon Berlin Fashion Week, as yesterday marked the beginning of the F/W 17 collections. While there are tons of talented local designers showcasing their new wares, we've zeroed in on one in particular who has worked for Alexander McQueen and completed a master's program at the art college Berlin Weissensee: William Fan. With his signature oversized silhouettes and androgynous vibes, his clothes are the definition of cool. 

For starters, the designer received a stamp of approval from the ultimate authority on German fashion: the editor in chief of Vogue Germany, Christiane Arp. In an interview with, Arp mentioned Fan as being one of the country's notable designers. 

"I would like to see some of the designers I've been supporting for quite some time now make their way in Germany and internationally," she told the site. "I'd like to see them find their place in the fashion industry because a few of them are really remarkably talented—Marina Hoermanseder, Tim Labenda, René Storck or William Fan, just to name a few." Curious to know more? We've rounded up the brand's best Instagrams for your perusing pleasure. 

Scroll down to see our favorite Instagrams from one of Berlin's coolest designers, William Fan.

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