Paris, France: Drawing inspiration from Frida Kahlo’s strong, sensuous, and unflinching self-portraits, Kristy Caylor of Maiyet presented a collection she called “A Look Inside” on March 1 during Paris Fashion Week AW 2014. Continue reading
Fashion Photographer: Semant Jain, Ph. D.
Interviewer: Darby Radcliff
Fashion Writer: Shannon Ryan
On June 1, 2013, haute couture designer Zang Toi was conferred the highest honorary title of Datuk in conjunction with the birthday of Malaysia’s King, Yang di-Pertuan Agong Tuanku Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah. Zang Toi was knighted in recognition for his contribution and services to Malaysia. During Mercedes Benz Fashion Week New York in February, Zang Toi had presented an opulent collection redolent of Imperial Russia and imparting a modern twist leaving mouths gaping in awe. Starting in 1989, the Malaysian born designer has established a name for himself in the world of haute fashion and his latest presentation oozed with sumptuous conservatism and shy femininity, following suit to his acclaimed design style.