British designer takes home EcoChic Design Award 2017 first prize

Redress, a pioneering environmental NGO, last night announced the winners of the world’s largest sustainable fashion competition. The EcoChic Design Award 2017, sponsored by Create HK, drew applications from 46 countries, culminating in a runway finale in Hong Kong. This followed a week-long intensive design exploration to prove there are already exciting solutions to change the […]

EcoChic Design Award 2017 Photoshoot by Wing Shya

From the offbeat and the eccentric to the overtly playful, talented stylist Sean Kunjambu and internationally renowned photographer Wing Shya capture the mood of each of the EcoChic Design Award 2017 finalists’ unique waste reducing designs in a photoshoot to remember. The spotlight is firmly on what can be achieved when you mix boundless creativity, […]

The magical world of Lillian Liu

Lillian Liu is known for her masterful photographic works featuring femme fatales, goddesses, empresses and all varieties of mythical and fairytale-inspired women. They convey ranges of emotions and are beautifully presented in artfully created narratives; Liu rejects the need to “prettify” her models, instead, she brings them to life by telling stories of their whims, […]

Vivienne Westwood asks Chinese to help save planet with cultural entrepreneur Adrian Cheng

New World Development’s Shanghai K11 Art Mall have just opened a ground-breaking Vivienne Westwood show titled “GET A LIFE”: a fusion of fashion and art, through the lens of activism. The exhibition, co-curated by K11 and Westwood and her team, at the 3,000-sqm chi K11 art museum, traverses six themes from cutting edge fashion to environmental […]

Interview with Yana Buzko and Anderson House

Together, Olga Anderson (the designer behind bespoke fashion business Anderson House London) and half-Korean, half-Russian Yana Buzko (a multi-talented photographer, stylist and blogger) are a fashion dream team. Although their perspectives are unique, their working relationship (which has now developed into a friendship) is based on mutual trust, shared visions and their loves of creative […]