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Gone Fishin’ – MINKI A/W 2017

Ahhh… London Fashion Week, we meet again. We kicked off our London Fashion Week journey being graced by Hong Kong born designer Minki Cheng’s latest collection Gone Fishin’. With nostalgia playing a strong part of the brands cultural copyright, Gone Fishin’ remains consistent here. Minki, plays the lead role in her own story, as a […]

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Namilia Leaves Stereotypes in the Dust

Namilia’s F/W 2017 Runway manifesto says “UNTOUCHABLE. UNFLUSHABLE. UNCRUSHABLE.”, a perfect expression for the look and feel of this motocross inspired sportswear-meets-apocalyptic-anarchist-femme-warrior-queen-haute couture line. This year, Namilia turned the phrase “power dressing”– aka for a woman to dress like a man to appear more powerful– completely on it’s head. The first thing to notice about […]

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Hu Sheguang Transcends Dimensions with the Human Form

Chinese designer Hu Sheguang is the master of macabre, his trademark theatrical performances invoking the occult, the undead and BDSM fantasies. His A/W 2017 show however was quite a change, presenting an alternatively uplifting side to the usually grisly designers’ repertoire. For this performance Hu Sheguang explored the results of interdimensional connections, alternate universes and […]

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Asia Fashion Collection Showcases Experimental Designers

The Asia Fashion Collection, also coined as the ‘Global Incubation Project’ is a collective that gives new designers from Japan, Korea, Taiwan, and Hong Kong the space and opportunity to showcase their work for New York Fashion Week. Featuring Dairiku, Behind, R.Y/S.H, J.Chung, Ceci, Kevin Ho, and Gahee Lim this season, AFC teamed up with […]

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Nicholas K- Drops the Mic in “Built From Scratch”

The bar was set high for Nicholas K this week. Snowstorm Niko hit NYC in the twilight hours of Thursday morning. But, Fashion Week waits for no one. People trudged through the storm to see what the sister-brother design team had in store. Although there were white-out blizzard conditions outside, inside the house was packed […]

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Raffles Fashion Graduates Unite in ‘Synergy’

The Raffles College of Design held their graduate fashion show at Ambush Gallery in Sydney last week, with the theme of ‘Synergy’. Existing together as a merging collection the students presented garments that were primarily monochrome in colour scheme, making reference to a dystopian society. Graduate Laura Davis presented work that celebrated imperfection. Laura explained “I focused […]

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