Fashion / Society

Beloved by Lady Gaga and showcased at the Met, Edda Gimnes is the Norwegian designer you need to know

By Josefin Forsberg

Designer Edda Gimnes captured on a golf course just outside of Oslo. Leopard printed cape. Edda Gimnes. Photo: Ignat Wiig

Selected by The New York Times as a fresh-out-of-fashion school designer to watch and beloved by the likes of Lady Gaga, Norwegian designer Edda Gimnes’ surreal scribbles have already become museum-worthy collectibles. We explore the designer-turned-artist’s parade of life-sized paper dolls