Monday, January 23, 2006

hong kong fashion (last) week

day 1: jan 17/tue
first day of hong kong fashion week. after the quick opening ceremony with welcoming speeches from the suits, it was off to the first show of the day by lu lu cheung, one of the more established local designers who has retail shops in several malls. she had some pretty, romantic pieces perfect for seaside walks, and feminine coats for chilly nights.

GOD (goods of desire): cute streetwear with chinois touches

joei catie: funky knits + eveningwear

EFTC: skirts and pants of all lengths topped with jackets

symétrie-ace fur: fur was the big winner this fashion week—we've never seen this many booths of it before

hong kong young fashion designers' contest:
overall winner/contemporary daywear winner/YD alumni club prize/U-right prize for most innovative use of fabrics: heidi yeung

casual & jeans wear winner: ho ho tak
contemporary daywear avant-garde winner: rachel chan
partywear winner: effie hung
zip magazine prize

No comments: