Vantan Inc. and PARCO. Co. Ltd organized the Asia Fashion Collection event showcasing Asia’s young designers’ collections on Monday, February 10th, during the ongoing New York Fashion Week. Seven brands that presented their collections are: KTOKA by Shiki Cara Kataoka – Japan, VEGAN TIGER by Yang Yoona – South Korea, Ito by Kurumi Ito, Taisho Takenaka – Japan, Zizi Shi by Chaohua Shi – Parsons (born in China), Chalisa by Chalisa Anekvorakul – Thailand, SEANNUNG by Liao Sean Nung – Taiwan, and aNANA tih sayim by Nana Miyashita – Japan.
“An incubation project produced and supported by Vantan Inc. and PARCO, in cooperation with other Asia-based partners. AFC is passionate about widening the reach of the fashion industry by fostering the growth of the continent’s most promising up-and-coming designers. AFC’s Judge includes: Kaname Murakami (Editor in Chief, WWD Japan), Masaya Kubota (Director of First Business Affairs Department, BEAMS), Daiki Nakane (TOKYO BASE STUDIOUS Brand Director/ Buyer), Chihiro Sekine (Women’s Merchandiser, Isetan Mitsukoshi), and Fumiya Yoshinouchi (Editorial Board/Director, fashionsnap)“
PR/Beauty Acquisition & Creative: New York Tokyo
Show Production: Kuroko Inc.
Casting: Eric Cano
Hair: Kien Hoang for Oribe
Makeup: Chika Chan @Make-up Pro.
Bag: Parisa Wang
Photography: Hunter Arthur
Dressers: Parsons & Vantan
Courtesy of © AFC