PARIS, Apr 28, 2010 / FW/ — With its original styling created using very different materials like aluminum and acrylic glass, Austrian label AND_I is fast becoming the accessory of choice of the world’s most recognizable names and faces.

Designed by Andreas Eberharter, who recently received one of Vienna’s most prestigious awards in the fashion industry, “Best Accessory Designer,” AND_I has caught the attention of Kiera Chaplin, Lady Gaga, Beyoncé Knowles and Peaches Geldof.

Trained as a sculptor, Andreas Eberharter always finds new forms AND_I’s collections. The label is presented regularly in Austria and abroad: Tokyo, Paris, Bangkok, Sao Paulo and New York.  

Photos by Stefan Armbruster, courtesy of And_I