All posts tagged "Jen Kao"
Jen Kao Shuts Down Her Eponymous Label
Jen Kao is shutting down her six-year-old ready-to-wear label due to ill health, WWD reports. A company spokesperson didn't comment on the 32-year-old's condition. Kao's collection shown last month during NYFW at Skylight will not be produced. 25 people in her New York based office will be affected by the closure. Sending good vibes and health your way, Jen!
NYFW Fall 2013: Lacoste, VPL, Rebecca Taylor, Jen Kao, Imitation
Lacoste: Antarctic exploration was the theme of Lacoste's fall show â€” which walked on an appropriately snowbound New York day. Jackets and sweaters in cool grays and whites bore prints of ice floes and abstracted rocky landscapes. Designer Felipe Oliveira Baptista played with volume in an appealing, space-age throwback kind of way, translated via coat sleeves and boxy jackets. Mid-century touches also included pops of orange and royal blue in the inset-V of a crewneck collar. All in all, it was a fine, sporting collectionâ€”and a few show guests looked like they wanted to borrow a piece or two...
The Fall 2011 Shows: Who's Moving Up, and Who's Moving Down!
Just over two weeks until the whirlwind of the Fall 2011 collections begin. Time to start organizing the hours of fashion week frenzy, whether you rely on a Filofax, your iCalendar or your assistant to keep you sane and on time---or fashionably late, if you're like some designers hot enough to keep the masses waiting season after seaso