Award-winning fashion designer Sruli Recht is a citizen of Australia and a master of experimental couture clothing. Born in Israel and currently residing in Reykjavik, Iceland, Recht studied fashion design at the RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia, and worked with the late British designer Alexander McQueen in London. He has quickly managed to develop his own voice with numerous provocative creations. The unique style of merging new technological approaches, cyber themes, futurism, and science fiction whilst also utilizing controversial materials like seal fur, fox hide or whale skin has gained substantial media attention. His fresh attitude and ingenious approach has allowed him to develop ~Elt, the first buckle-less water-cut leather belt.