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New York Runway Shows

Itang Yunasz Fall 2019: Batik Chic #NYFW

Four dynamic Indonesian designers put a spin on the FW19 collections at NYFW: The Shows on Thursday, February 7th at Industria. One of the four is Jakarta-based Itang Yunasz. In a group show, the attention of the audience is divided, which in this case is divided into four. But Itang …
New York Runway Shows

Dian Pelangi Fall 2019: Rocking the Hijab

Showing under the banner of Indonesian Diversity, Dian Pelangi rocked the New York catwalk with her “Social Love” collection that put the hijab front and center. Few people outside of Asia realize that Indonesia has the highest number of Moslems per capita in the whole world. That said, the hijab, …
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Custo Barcelona Fall 2019: It’s Insta Glam

On February 9, 2019, with the mantra “Celebrating authenticity at NYFW,” Custo Barcelona sent his Insta Glam collection that pays tribute to details with no simplicity. A spirit of innovation prevails in this unapologetic approach to individuality, where individuality and authenticity are above uniformity. Oversized volumes dominate the silhouettes that …
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Camilla and Marc Fall 2019: Golden Mean #NYFW

Taking a philosophical bent for Fall/Winter 2019, designing siblings Camilla Freeman-Topper and Marc Freeman of CAMILLA AND MARC was inspired by the Golden Mean which is defined as “the ideal moderate position between two extremes.” To borrow from a line from an old Disney song, the Golden Mean is “a …
New York Menswear

#NYFW China Day Features Peacebird Men and NPC

Back for its third season at New York Fashion Week, the CFDA China Day initiative is featuring two streetwear brands – Peacebird Men and NPC, both of which have a huge following in China and are now ready to make their mark in the US. PEACEBIRD MEN | SHOW DETAILS: …
New York Runway Shows

Tadashi Shoji Fall 2019: Asian Travelouge #NYFW

On the first day of New York Fashion Week, Tadashi Shoji took fashionistas to an Asian travelogue as he reinterpreted and reimagined the traditional dresses of South Asia while incorporating into it the magnificent landscape and wonderful blossoms of the region. Southeast Asia with its diverse landscape and culture is …
New York Menswear

New York Fashion Week Men: Landlord Fall 2019

Giving a very intriguing “New USA” title for his Fall 2019 collection, Landlord’s Creative Director Ryohei Kawanishi was inspired by what we wear to school from kindergarten to university. As Kawanishi put in his press notes, “he was initially exclusively focused on the Ivy League, but then one morning while …
New York Menswear

New York Fashion Week Men: Ka Wa Key Fall 2019

With a thought-provoking title of “Cowboy Who Cried Wasabi Tears,” London-based label Ka Wa Key reinterpreted the traditional American denim wear with thoughts of the two main characters in Brokeback Mountain. Inspired by this very long quote: “It was your place where we kissed. Inhibitions evaporated, both of us were …