Hexa by Kuho’s Three Dimensional Fashion

With his new line Hexa, Korean designer Jung Kuho has reinterpreted visual harmony and spiritual balance for the fashion world. A graduate of Parsons the New School of Design and…

Paris Fashion Week: An Uproar of Changes

As noted in our previous Paris Fashion Week dispatch, the autumn/winter’ 11 collections shown in the French capital have marked a formative shift in the reigning hierarchy of Parisian fashion…

Paris Fashion Week: Powerhouses Give Way to Preened Talents

Although bigwig luxury brand houses like LVMH have controlled the Paris catwalks in the past, the recent Paris Fashion Week 2011 shows shone a light on a potential regime change.…

Milan Fashion Week Review: Color, Optimism and Nostalgia

Milan Fashion Week projected a decadent, fashion-forward future. Italy’s designers honed their craft in decade-inspired collections filled with color, optimism and a sense of nostalgia. This renewed sartorial vigor is…

Milan Fashion Week: Talents Stealing the Scene

Milan Fashion Week is typically known for its emphasis on established houses, but this year it was all about fringe labels stepping into the limelight. With the Italian fashion capital’s…

Kim Kardashian: Symbol of Diverse Beauty

A quintessential example of 21st century famous-for-being-famous iconography, Kim Kardashian’s allure lies in her simultaneous balance of inaccessibility and total transparency. She is privileged, glamorous and occasionally bratty, but her…

NY Fashion Week: Back to '90s Grunge

Designers at New York Fashion Week are channeling slacker-era Seattle’s unruly fashion with an affectionate tribute to all things grunge. The autumn/winter ’11 shows are “haute off the street” with…

NY Fashion Week: Back to ’90s Grunge

Designers at New York Fashion Week are channeling slacker-era Seattle’s unruly fashion with an affectionate tribute to all things grunge. The autumn/winter ’11 shows are “haute off the street” with…

A Mind-Bending, Emotionally Enhancing, Sitting Experience

To engineer a chair that is as beautiful as it is functional, technologically innovative, medically beneficial and virtually indestructible is not something you can do sitting down. Swiss neurologist-cum-designer Dr.…

Geoffrey Young’s Artisanal Arts and Aromas

Geoffrey Young is the Canadian-born taste-making craftsman du jour who helms his eponymous label from San Francisco. After cutting his teeth at Parsons School The New School for Design, where…