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Max Lu and Jingci Jessie Wang Academy of Art University Spring 2016


From the press release:

Max Lu, M.F.A. Fashion Design, was born in Taipei, Taiwan and grew
up in Taipei City. After he completed his B.F.A. in Fashion Design, he worked as a freelance print pattern designer and fashion stylist assistant. In Taiwan he received an Honorable Mention Award from the Competition of Taiwan Textile Federation and won first prize at Manga Fashion Design Competition. For Spring 2016 Lu created a collaborative collection with Jingci Jessie Wang, M.F.A. Fashion Design, who hails from Hei Long Jiang province, China. Wang completed her B.F.A in Fashion Design in China and worked at Starview Trading Limited where she designed lingerie, underwear and sleepwear collections. She won the second prize for the Bosideng scholarship, the Okawa Textile Company Competition Finalist Award, the 3rd Gunze Fashion Design-China T-shirt Recognition Award and the Triumph Inspiration China National Competition Finalist Award. While working toward her graduate degree, Wang worked at Dan group in San Francisco where she assisted in designing womenswear collections. Lu and Wang previously worked together as a part of a seven designer group that presented their collaborative menswear collection at Spring 2015 New York Fashion Week. For their Spring 2016 collection, Lu and Wang aimed to express ambiguous and unclear forms from a blurry dream. The collection features 1950’s classic and elegant silhouettes, executed in modern materials including lame, metallic leather and sequins.

Meet Five Fashionable Real Women


Corri McFadden
Founder of eDrop-Off, the nation’s premier online luxury consignment destination.   She is Chicago’s go-to style advisor, wardrobe editor, and image consultant.  Corri’s most recent endeavor is the development of her own jewelry lines Corri McFadden, a collection of one-of-a-kind pieces made exclusively from vintage materials and CMC by Corri McFadden, which features stackable bracelets and necklaces for everyday wear to fit into every girls wardrobe!

She hosts a show called House of Consignment on VH1 that aired on March 21st.

Twitter followers: 3,267  – @CorriMcFadden

Caitlin Moe

This prodigious violinist and singer song writer’s first love is music.  But she is fast becoming one of the New York City’s “It Girls.” Just one year since moving from her hometown of Gainesville, Florida to New York City, Caitlin Moe has performed alongside Steven Tyler, Sam Sparro, Sasha Lazard, Holly Brook, the Trans-Siberian Orchestra, and DJ’s Jesse Marco, DJ Irie, and of course her DJ duo act with Mia Moretti. As one of her biggest fans, fashion designer Richie Rich has personally conceived wardrobes for Caitlin and invited her to walk his renowned Miami and New York Fashion Week shows.

Twitter followers: 2,040 – @caitlinmoe

Lindsey Louie

San Francisco based stylist.  Lindsey also has a popular San Francisco blog:  www.complacencykillsusall.com

Twitter followers: 2,118 – @Lindsey_Louie


DJ Lindsey (Caldwell)Lindsey Caldwell aka DJ Lindsey is an Atlanta native who has made a name for herself in New York.   She was an original resident at the Boom Boom Room at the Standard Hotel NY playing for the likes of Madonna, Shakira, Naomi Watts, Liev Schreiber, Sarah Jessica Parker, Matthew Broderick, and many more. She was hand picked by Bethann Hardison to DJ the party celebrating Iman’s CFDA award and then later a similar celebration for Naomi Campbell at Le Bain. Currently she can be found playing at Von Kellner, and subMercer, has played most of NY’s hottest underground spots. She was selected to play PS1’s Warm Up alongside living legend Lovebug Starski and has been featured in The New York Times, Elle Magazine, GQ, Paper Magazine, Time Out New York, Lucky, Italian Vogue, Uptown Magazine and numerous style blogs. She currently works with old friends at Opening Ceremony, and was counted amongst men.style.com’s “Women of Style,” a perfect reflection of her refined but playful sensibilities, musical and—like all well-rounded DJs—otherwise.Twitter followers: 1,171
Fashion Stylist (Martha Violante)Martha Violante is a New York based stylist, working as the Fashion Editor at Large of Paper Magazine, as well as contributing to other indie publications and working with commercial clients. Prior to Martha’s freelance career she had assisted two of the industry’s greatest talents Alex White and Lori Goldstein.