Achtland is a high-end ready-to-wear womenswear label and was founded in Berlin by Oliver Lühr and Thomas Bentz in 2011.
Oliver Lühr, Achtland’s Creative Director and a Central Saint Martins graduate, has worked at Chloé and Balenciaga in Paris, among others.
Achtland’s Spring/Summer 2014 collection ‘Prinzhorn’s Finches’ features roughly torn silk strips and exquisite hand embroidered details, which come together in a collection that showcases Achtland’s signature clean-cut elegance.
The Queen Achtland is a mythical Celtic queen, who was born mortal and dissatisfied with the choice of men available to her. She chose to leave her earthly life behind by marrying a god and, thereby, becoming a goddess herself.