Media / Exposure

DUTCH BAND KENSINGTON (MTV AWARDS AND MERCHANDISE)

The popular Dutch band Kensington there leadsinger is provided with Elegant Curiosities’ items. Also, a part of the band’s merchandise– namely, the jewelry is taken care of by our company. The picture below was taken at the MTV music awards. The lead singer is the one wearing a hat, which was customized by Elegant Curiosities with a headband. He’s also showing of several necklaces, all of them created by this company’s designer, Laila Verseput.  Picture top right you can see Eloi Youssef with David Hasselhof, you can see some of the merchandice jewelry, pendants with pictures but also pendants that are hand signed by all four band members. These are for sale at the band their merchandice shop.

LA FRENESIE – BY ANNA USIK

French short film by Anna Usik (all right reserved).
Elegant Curiosities was responsible for the headpiece used in this film. Click the ‘play’ button to start the clip.
Below the clip you will see two pictures by annausik. com,  Model: Sacha Tarantovich

​THE DUTCH TELEVISION SHOW: MAESTRO

with Spike van Zoest (Di-rect and The Deaf) Originally created by the BBC’s Classical Music Department in the UK, the Netherlands also had a go with this reality TV talent show-themed television series.  The show, much like it’s original counterpart, features eight celebrities (“famous amateurs with a passion for classical music”) competing for the chance to conduct a Concert OrchestraSpike van Zoest was one of the competitors. While he was on air, he wore his Elegant Curiosities jewelry and bow-tie.
We have provided you with some screen-shots of the broadcast in the picture below and a collage of items he wore.

THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC CHANNEL PROVIDED ‘TITANIC ARTIFACT EXHIBITION’: VIP PRESS PARTY ​AND ELEGANT CURIOSITIES COLLECTION.

Elegant Curiosities was invited to the VIP press party of the National Geographic Channel provided Titanic artifact exhibition, 
Our designer Laila Verseput had a contract with National Geographic provided Titanic artifact Exhibition in Amsterdam where she made a large collection for the giftshop from simple jewelry to hats and even jewelry and frames with real wood for the RMS Titanic. (pendant with Titanic wood are available in our webshop).
Below: At the VIP press party our designer Laila Verseput with Paul-Henry Nargeolet, the director of theUnderwater Research Program RMS Titanic, Inc.
Picture on the right 
 is a photocollage of (a part of the) collection, designed by Elegant Curiosities, that was available in Amsterdam Expo and also a view of the Elegant Curiosities items in the shop and our designer Laila Verseput

THE CAVERN

Elegant Curiosities started colaborating with a new upcoming Dutch band The Cavern.
Below left: The leadsinger Floortje van der Kooy backstage before going on stage wearing her Elegant Curiosities necklace.
Right: Floortje visiting Elegant Curiosities workshop for custom fitting for harnesschain and jewelry for a music video.

KENSINGTON – ZIGGO DOME

​In the first moments of this clip Kensington leadsinger Eloi Youssef puts on his Elegant Curiosities and is wearing these throughout the rest of the video.

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC CHANNEL TITANIC ARTIFACT EXHIBITION BELGIUM (BRUSSELS)

After the contract for Amsterdam ended Elegant Curiosities had a contract with National Geographic provided Titanic artifact Exhibition in Belgium (brussels) where our designer made a collection for the giftshop from simple jewelry to jewelry and frames with real wood for the RMS Titanic. (pendant with Titanic wood are available in our webshop). On the picture you can see our designer Laila Verseput at the VIP press party also on the picture you can see Paul-Henry Nargeolet, the director of the Underwater Research Program RMS Titanic, Inc.

SIN CITY BY THE DEAF

Official music video of the Dutch band The Deaf  for the track ‘Sin City’.  (and a collage of some screen shots from the clip)
​The headpiece used in this clip and the necklace worn by Spike van Zoest are created by Elegant Curiosities.

THE LIGHTHOUSE – THE CAVERN

This is a clip of the second single from the Dutch band The Cavern‘s self titled debut EP. Made with Koen Dijkstra of the Creative Bros.
All of the members are wearing Elegant Curiosities items in this clip.  Take a look at the picture below for some close-up’s.

MTV AWARDS 2015, KENSINGTON

Red carpet picture of the Dutch band Kensington here you can see the lead singer of the band with six Elegant Curiosities necklaces.
The pieces he wore this year are all one of a kind and include ancient artifacts like Coptic beads, Celtic ring money, a Song-dynasty shipwreck coin and more.
Below the picture is a interview where you can see Eloi Youssef wearing the Elegant Curiosities necklaces.

MANUELA KEMP: BACKSTAGE Manuela Kemp

Manuela Kemp (Dutch celebrity) before going on stage for Girls On The Rocks wearing an Elegant Curiosities’ harnesschain and a butterfly wing bracelet.

THE 15-YEAR ANNIVERSARY DI-RECT: VIP AFTERPARTY

Elegant Curiosities was invited by Spike van Zoest to attend their 15-year anniversary concert and the afterparty.  It provided us with a great opportunity to see familiar faces and talk to various celebrities about possible collaborations. The top left picture: Di-reacton stage with Spike wearing an Elegant Curiosities’ necklace and Vince a bow-tie. On the bottom right: our designer and Vince from Di-rect, wearing his Elegant Curiosities’ bow-tie and to the top right: our designer and Janneke from The deaf and The Indienwearing the necklace ‘Unwritten’ (can be purchased in our webshop).

FASHIONSHOW

Elegant Curiosities did a fashion show together with our designer’s personal friend and clothing designer: Somnia Romantica

SPECIAL PERFORMANCE KENSINGTON AT THE VOICE OF HOLLAND

Special preformance of Kensington at the Voice of Holland where 2 contestants would sing allong with there hit Streets.
In the 2 clips below you can see the preformance and interview by radio 538 afterward where they received a gold record from Jamai for their album Rivals .You can see Eloi Youssef wearing His custom Elegant Curiosities hatband and Elegant Curiosities necklaces.

DI-RECT CLUBTOUR REPORT 1 & 4

Two segment from Di-rect’s ‘Clubtour’. In the clip on the left you can see Spike van Zoest wearing an Elegant Curiosities headpiece and the clip on the right an Elegant Curiosities taxidermy necklace.  On the collage bellow you can see another picture from the guys in there tourbus with Spike wearing the Elegant Curiosities headpiece and on stage he was wearing a bowtie and relic pendant. Also on the collage a backstage picture with our designer and the lead singer of Di-rect.

MAHAFSOUN BELLYDANCE VIDEOS

Below a video by well known bellydancer Mahafsoun. The footage is from Mahafsoun’s studio session.
On youtube you can find many more of her video’s and in several of them you can see the Elegant Curiosities bra.
 She is wearing a bellydance bra designed and created by Elegant Curiosities.  

MAHAFSOUN ON STAGE PERFORMANCE WITH METAL BAND MOONSPELL

Below the picture on the left shows Mahafsoun on stage with Moonspell, bellydancing live with Elegant Curiosities bellydance bra and arm chains. The second picture is a more detailed representation of the bra and armchains (this design bra and armchains can be ordered in our etsy store and custom to your size). 

MUSIC BAND IZZY’S DAUGHTER

Promo picture of the lead singer of UK band Izzys Daugther wearing her Elegant Curiosities headpiece.
Photo by Derrick Wess Photography.

PHANTASM MAGAZINE COVER

Elegant Curiosities Haircrown was worn on the cover picture of Phantasm magazine by La Esmeralda. This piece was made custom to there hair color.

​THE SWEDISH BAND ELEINE

​The lead singer of this band, Eleine, was at first a model for Elegant Curiosities. Customers of our webshop will undoubtedly recognize her.
We continued this co-operation after Eleine started her female front metalband.
Below on the left  you can see a picture of the band where Eleine is wearing a harnesschain and headchain provided by our company.
On the right a collage of Eleinewearing her custom bra and hipchain on stage. 

SINICAL MAGAZINE

Elegant Curiosities headpiece worn by Dani Divine on cover and five pictures in the magazine.
Photography: My Boudoir Photography Corset: Royal Black Couture & Corsetry, Latex: Westward Bound

THE DEAF

Elegant Curiosities made some merchandice pendants for this Dutch band.
​The leadsinger Spike van Zoest (Di-rect and The Deaf)  and bass and vocal Janneke Nijhuijs (The Deaf and The Indien) are wearing Elegant Curiosities jewelry for quite a while now. Below on the left you can see a collage of the merchandice necklace, our designer Laila Verseput backstage with the band and Spike and Janneke on stage wearing some Elegant Curiosities items. On the right a picture collage so you can see one of the pieces Janneke wears on stage.

PARTY FLYERS

On the left Therenody in Velvet wearing Elegant Curiosities armchains and on the right flyer the model is wearing an Elegant Curiosities headpiece.

​RIDDLES BY KENSINGTON

This is the official music video of the Dutch band Kensington for their single ‘Riddles’. The necklaces of the lead singer were created by Elegant Curiosities.
The antler style necklace and karma rosary model necklace he is wearing in this are for sale in our Etsy shop.

​SWEDISH NEWSPAPER

Swedish newspaper featuring the band Eleine here you can see Eleine wearing Elegant Curiosities custom bra, armchain, harness, foot jewelry and hipchain

MUSICBAND QNTAL

The german band Qntal had a promo shoot by photographer Viona art where the lead singer of the band wore an Elegant Curiosities headpiece. The pictures where used for the band there website and for flyers etc.

​​IRRESISTIBLE FUSION MAGAZINE COVER

On the cover of Irresistible fusion magazine model La Dutchessa is wearing an Elegant Curiosities harness chains, arm chains and the g.o.t inspired headchain. Picture was taken by Dageraad Fotografie.

RTL LATE NIGHT AND HET GLAZEN HUIS

Elegant Curiosities jewelry are seen worn a lot on television by the lead singer of Kensington below two pictures of tv show RTL late night and ​3fm serious request Het glazen huis.

TWISTED EDGE MAGAZINE

Dani Divine wearing Elegant Curiosities’ armchains, headchain and harnesschain on the cover and the picture accompanying her interview in Twisted Edge Magazine. 

ASRAI

Leadsinger of the Dutch band Asrai wearing and Elegant Curiosities custom bolero on stage.

​SKARLETT RIOT

New band colaboration! In the new music video of Skarlett Riot you can see the lead singer ( Chloe Drinkwater ) wearing a simple custom Elegant Curiosities harness chain.

‘DO I EVER’ BY KENSINGTON

This is the official music video of the Dutch band Kensington for their single ‘Do I ever’. The necklaces of the lead singer were created by Elegant Curiosities.
The necklaces are only visible  from 0:11 to 0:26.   At 0:23 you see hands taking the necklaces of his neck while he is crowd surfing.

THE CAVERN – I KNOW (LIVE VERSION

New music video (live version) of ‘I Know’ by The Cavern.
Here you can see lead singer Floortje van der Kooy and her brother Pepijn wearing an Elegant Curiosities necklace.

SKARLETT RIOT

Here you can see the lead singer ( Chloe Drinkwater ) wearing her custom Elegant Curiosities armchain on stage and for a photoshoot.

FIRE DANCER VICTORIA ROSE

Below you can see the Belgium fire dancer Victoria Rose wearing Elegant Curiosities pasties and harnesschain while performing.
Picture left: Stecor Photography , Right: Randal Thilleman photography.

BURLESQUE PERFORMER SILLY THANH

Below you can see pictures of burlesque performer Silly thanh from Switzerland wearing an Elegant Curiosities headdress for one of her acts. Photography:Neil Kendall.

CONFERENCE OF CORSETRY FLYER

Featured on the 2017 Oxford conference of corsetry flyer you can see Model Threnody in Velvet wearing Elegant Curiosities jewelry and haircrown.

BLACKBRIAR – ZORA COCK​

Below you can see the lead singer of Blackbriar wearing her Elegant Curiosities corset. Picture on the left by Maurice Vos

DRAGQUEEN ALASKA THUNDERFUCK (FROM RUPAULS DRAGRACE)

Every queen needs a crown…especially if your a dragqueen, now Alaska thunderfuck has her own Elegant Curiosities filigree crown with 24k gold inlay. Below a picture of Elegant Curiosities designer Laila Verseput with Alaska Thunderfuck.