Ilya Bulychev: Hand-made jeans with perfect fit
Ilya Bulychev has been creating jeans clothes for more than 15 years. His brand BLCV is a revolutionary way to find your perfect jeans. It has become the embodiment of a unique idea: to make a own ready-to-wear collection according to the individual fits of the customers - in a sustainable way!
The brand concept is a masterful combination of classic tailor with a touch of elegant casual chic and fashionable innovative design. The brand's goal is to shorten the search for the perfect pair of jeans, creating original designs with an individual approach.
Approximately, how much do you spend on clothes a year?
"I have always made my own clothes and wear my own brand. A pair of my own jeans are always in my wardrobe."
Do you like shopping for new clothes? Do you often buy new clothes?
"No, it's a waste of time for me. The only time I shop is when I work as a personal stylist for friends. The exception is boutiques and shoes, which I could happily try on all day. So, i don’t like, when i have too much clothes, like to dress easy norm core casual or smart casual."
Do you wear jewelry? How often do you wear jewelry?
"Yes, I wear a silver bracelet from a friend.I wear the silver bracelet every day."
Do you think people feel different when they wear different clothes?
"Yes, of course. Clothes can have an emotional impact on us."
What are some of the strangest fashions you have seen?
"The strangest fashion pieces I have seen were created by a Latvian designer."
What colors do you think look good on you?
"Blue, grey, black, brown and white look best on me."
What did you wear yesterday?
"Same thing as today. I love when clothes are simple and I just need to change my t-shirt. It saves lots of energy."
What do you think of women who wear high heel shoes?
"Well it depends. If it looks elegant, it's a great look. If the heels look like prostitute heels, it's ok, but only for pole dancing; not for a walk in the park or for a stroll in the city or in the office."
Would you like to be a fashion model?
"I model for my brand."
Is it possible for women to wear too much make-up?
"Absolutely. I don't like make-up when it is applied too heavily."
Is it possible to be beautiful without make-up, earrings or other accessories?
Yes, of course! Beauty comes from your personality and aura.