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Jisun Lee Spring 2013 Academy of Art University Runway show

Jisun Lee Spring Spring 2013 Academy of Art University Runway show in New York during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. Photos by Randy Brooke.
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From the press release:

Jisun Lee hails from Seoul, South Korea. She earned a B.F.A. in English Language and Literature from Chung Ang University before coming to Academy for her M.F.A. in Fashion and Textile Design. For her textile design work, Lee was honored as an Emerging Talent in Stylesight’s Spring/Summer 2013 Prints and Graphics competition. For Spring 2013, Lee looked to 1920s men’s suits. She reinterpreted the silhouettes for women’s wear, maintaining an oversized look, and experimented with collar and lapel structures.

Asia Fashion Exchange 2012 Runway Photos


Asia Fashion Exchange 2012 runway photos provided by image.net. See more coverage here.

Asia Fashion Exhange 2012

Images from the runway shows during Asia Fashion Exchange.

Talented apparel designers from 7 countries make the cut, including Japan, Singapore and South Korea.
Singapore – The 12 aspiring fashion stars who faced off on the runway at Audi Star Creation 2012 have been picked from over 250 submissions for the regional fashion design competition. The most featured this year came from South Korea, which produced four finalists.

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Donghyuk Dan Kim Fall 2012 Preview

Donghyuk Dan Kim is originally from Incheon, South Korea where he attended Kongju National University and graduated with a B.A. in Chemical Engineering. While honing his skills as an assistant pattern maker with Bay Area designer Bacca da Silva, he earned his M.F.A. in Men’s Wear Design from the Academy of Art University. Donghyuk looked to vintage military uniforms and clothing from the American West for inspiration. He constructed his garments using wool, cotton, and leather in shades of olive green and dark brown. (Images and text from the Academy of Art University Press Release)