Author: Errol Murray

New York

Concept Korea: General Idea

  NEW YORK, Mar 12, 2011/ — Bum Suk Choi, launched his menswear designer collection “General Idea” in 2004 at the young age of 26. While building “General Idea” into an international brand, Bum Suk has also created designs for Heineken, Absolut Vodka and a limited edition line for Puma. …
New York

Concept Korea: Do Ho

  NEW YORK, Mar 12, 2011/ — Do Ho, the highly established womenswear designer, has showcased her luxurious collection “Doho” throughout Asia, Paris and New York City. Over the years, Do Ho has built a serious brand, with 32 Doho stores throughout Korea. The artistic Doho line, inspired by a …
New York

Concept Korea: Cultural Treasures

NEW YORK, Feb 25, 2011 / — A very special event took place this season at New York’s Mercedes Benz Fashion Week. Dr. Valerie Steele, Director and Chief Curator at The Museum at F. I. T. brought together three of those treasures from the world of Korean fashion. DOHO: Luxurious …
News

Farah Angsana-New York to Paris in 15 minutes

Ms. Angsanas’ Parisian pedigree revealed itself this season at Lincoln Center. For those who are unaware. Before arriving in New York to take it by storm Ms. Angsana resided on the famous Rue Cambon in Paris. Her atelier; directly across the street from the legendary house of Chanel. This is …
Fashion Designers

Atlanta’s Valentino: Darius E. Wobil

KAUAII, Hawaii, Jan 29, 2011/ FW/ — One of the better New York magazines once called him “A fashion storm to watch for.” Others have referred to him as “Atlanta’s Valentino.” A native  son of Atlanta, Darius E. Wobil will be presenting his Fall/Winter 11/12 collection in New York this …
Accessories

Innovation Meets High Fashion

KAUAI, Hawaii, Nov 28, 2010 / — It is often said that in high fashion an original thought is often difficult to come by. This year in Bergamo Italy, a competition was held by the Kilometro Rosso foundation in an effort to seek out original and forward thinking ideas in applications …
Fashion

NCS: Casual Luxury Spring/Summer 2011

KAUAI, Hawaii & PARIS/ Aug 1, 2010 / FW/ — Jogging, cashmere fleece, camouflage and waxed.  The aforementioned adjectives all describe different applications Nicola Scaglione has applied  to his formable  talents when it comes to textile manufacturing.   Mr. Scaglione has presented to us for  spring/summer 2011 a luxurious collection …
Paris Runway Shows

Talbot Runhof Fall 2010

PARIS, Mar 11, 2010 / FW/ — “Dance she did, and dance she must – between her two loves.” Talbot Runhof presented a beautiful collection inspired by Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tale, “The Red Shoes”. In an equally beautiful location (the Imperial Salon of the Westin Paris) Talbot Runhof did not …
Fashion

Swarovski: Keeping itself relevant to a new generation

PARIS, March 10, 2010/ FW/ — Founded in 1895 by Daniel Swarovski in Wattens, Tyrol in Austria, Swarovski for the past 100 years has been the world’s leading producer of precision-cut crystal, for fashion, jewellery and more recently lighting, architecture and interiors. Today, the company, still based in Wattens, family-owned …