By Raoul J. Chee Kee
Change is afoot at Hugo Boss, the high-end German apparel brand that recently held its Fall/Winter 2013 fashion show in glittering proceedings in Shanghai. For one night last May, The Power Station of Art museum was transformed into the show’s venue.
It has been some time since fashion watchers launched the guessing game for Michelle Obama’s sartorial picks for her husband’s second inaugural. But even the American president acknowledged that the “more significant” event this week has been the debut of his wife’s new hairstyle.
Michelle Obama made it a fashion tradition Monday night, wearing a custom-made Jason Wu gown to the inaugural balls. The ruby-colored dress was a follow-up to the white gown Wu made for her four years ago when she was new to Washington, the pomp and circumstance, and the fashion press.
By Larry Leviste
Asian-American designers dominated New York Fashion Week, their collections optimistic in vision and design direction, blinding with living color and cocksure of a future for the US fashion industry. From Alexander Wang, Jason Wu, Thakoon, Derek Lam, Peter Som, Richard Chai, Jeremy Liang, Vivienne Tam, Doo.Ri, Monique Lhuillier to Prabal Gurung, they have become an [...]