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UPA SS17 Dress 'Roots'

This is a natural linen two part dress, naturally dyed with buckwheat.Size: 4-6 years of age

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UPA SS17 Dress 'Mill'

This is a two part dress of silk - 100% chiffon and 100% Silk Habutai. Naturally dyed with plant Prunus Lusitanica.Size: 4-6 years of age
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Vaida Rasciute

Vaida Rasciute is an art director from Lithuania now living in Dublin. After giving birth to her daughter, Liepa she was inspired to create  children’s line of knitwear under the brand UPA. Each piece is made from the finest mohair, silk and merino wool and is an everlasting piece to be passed now to the next generation.

Rasciute previously studied Textile Design and Technology before moving to Ireland and studied Interior Design. She is based in Dublin.

Selected Awards

2016
Finalist in Irish Fashion Industry Awards
Image Breakthrough Designer of the Year, UPA childrenswear AW16/17 Collection
2015
Shortlisted in IDI Awards 2015 Handmade Category

Contact Details:

Vaida Rasciute


T. +353 (0)85 7057570
E. vaida@upa.ie
www.upa.ie