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Australia’s Fashion Opening in China
March 06, 2016
Australia’s Fashion Opening in China
China’s evolving consumers offer Australia a post-mining boom opportunity.
Australia’s Fashion Opening in China
India Meets Pakistan ... At a Fashion Show in New Delhi
September 15, 2015
India Meets Pakistan ... At a Fashion Show in New Delhi
While their governments might not get along, Indian and Pakistani civil society do just fine.
India Meets Pakistan ... At a Fashion Show in New Delhi
Kim Jong-un: A Fashion Icon
October 21, 2014
Kim Jong-un: A Fashion Icon
Kim Jong-un's paeki hairstyle is taking North Korea by storm.
Kim Jong-un: A Fashion Icon
High Heels Are All the Rage in North Korea
August 02, 2014
High Heels Are All the Rage in North Korea
Kim Jong-Un's wife, Ri Sol-Ju, has made high heels the new fashion trend for North Korean women.
High Heels Are All the Rage in North Korea
It All Started With a Chappal
March 18, 2014
It All Started With a Chappal
A renowned designer comes under fire for failing to acknowledge his Pakistan inspiration.
It All Started With a Chappal
ELLE Magazine Declares North Korea a Fashion Trend
November 20, 2013
ELLE Magazine Declares North Korea a Fashion Trend
The influential lifestyle magazine is promoting “North Korea Chic” as a top international fashion trend this fall.
ELLE Magazine Declares North Korea a Fashion Trend
Miss Wu Trademark Gets Second Look in Taiwan
January 28, 2013
Miss Wu Trademark Gets Second Look in Taiwan
Fashion designer Jason Wu has another chance to justify his Miss Wu trademark in Taiwan. Can America’s First Lady help his case?
Miss Wu Trademark Gets Second Look in Taiwan
How International Pressure Can Change Chinese Factories
December 15, 2012
How International Pressure Can Change Chinese Factories
Will fashion brands phase out the use of hazardous chemicals from their entire supply chain?
How International Pressure Can Change Chinese Factories
Sung Yeonju’s ‘Edible Fashion’
January 31, 2011
Sung Yeonju’s ‘Edible Fashion’
It may sound kitschy, but this emerging Korean artist’s food-based fashion is actually far from it.
Sung Yeonju’s ‘Edible Fashion’
January 21, 2011
Asia and the Fashion Future
Seamless or even spray-on attire may not be too far away in fashion’s future. Will Asian consumers be driving progress?
Asia and the Fashion Future
January 12, 2011
Jason Wu: Taiwan’s Pride
How has this fast-rising young designer become a source of inspiration and pride for many Taiwanese?
Jason Wu: Taiwan’s Pride
‘Asianness’ in Fashion
December 20, 2010
‘Asianness’ in Fashion
Will the ‘Asian Look’ have staying power with Asians themselves now they’re poised to become top consumers?
‘Asianness’ in Fashion
A Light on Fashion and Asia
December 17, 2010
A Light on Fashion and Asia
The ‘East meets West’ theme has been done to death by the fashion magazines. What other stories are out there?
A Light on Fashion and Asia
A ‘Global Denim Project’
December 09, 2010
A ‘Global Denim Project’
A new project looks at denim’s popularity around the world and highlights the link between what we wear and identity.
A ‘Global Denim Project’
Levi's, China Kiss & Make-Up
August 25, 2010
Levi's, China Kiss & Make-Up
China and Levi’s have forgiven and forgotten—in the name of affordable jeans.
Levi's, China Kiss & Make-Up
Lawn Fashion is IN
April 07, 2010
Lawn Fashion is IN
A trend that’s here to stay makes its mark at Pakistan Fashion Week in Karachi.
Lawn Fashion is IN
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