NEW YORK, Sep 1, 2011/ — Returning in New York fashion week for the 4th time, Concept Korea, the South Korean government's initiative to promote the country's leading designers here in the U.S. has named Doho as one of the five brands chose to participate for the Spring 2012...

While I love seeing the big-name designers of New York Fashion Week, I always try to make it to a few up-and-comers' shows. After all, fashion is always about what's new, and you never know when you're going to come across the next Alexander Wang or Phillip Lim. (Case in point: Back in...

Son Jung Wan show I was delighted to attend the debut of her Fall/Winter 2011 collection during New York Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week . I had heard great things about her already in Paris as a designer to watch. If you like a little razzle dazzle then look no further here comes Son Jung Wan ....

One of Korea's top fashion designers landed Stateside via Capri, Italy to show her collection at NY Fashion Week. Designer Son Jung Wan was inspired by the pretty Italian island for Spring 2012. She brought the blues of the water into palette, and used silk chiffon to represent the fluidity....

While Son Jung Wan may have looked to the past as her muse, her collection took a modern approach to pairing textures and fabric. Her finale gave the cutest moment of NY Fashion Week so far when friend and Gossip Girl actress Kelly Rutherford jumped up and hugged her. photos by Mariana Leung

Son Jung Wan's Spring 2014 collection for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week took its inspiration from Morocco. The reference is not immediately recognized, no dark djellabas or dowdy head wraps. Instead, think relaxation in a private riad, watching a North African sunset. The colors she used...

Fashion designer Son Jung Wan FSB: What's it like putting together a runway show at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week? SJW: I love the process. The casting new faces, the look of the show, the music, all of the details and everyone getting so excited about watching the collection come to life in...

Korea's favorite designer Son Jung Wan was inspired by the "Gentle beauty of nature" for her New York Fashion Week show for spring 2016. Specifically, her muse was the gorgeous, volcanic island of Jeju in South Korea. I couldn't immediately see the connection with the aquatic treasure and...

Designer Son Jung Wan was inspired by the concept of Yin and Yang for her spring 2015 collection at Mercedes Benz fashion week. This concept was expressed in the pairing of rough, hemp fabrics with raw edges with delicate silk. There was also a color yin and yang in the look of dark rich...

Korean fashion designer Son Jung Wan has described her craft as the act of putting together a puzzle. Her Fall 2016 collection was about combining new shapes and silhouettes and mixing and matching colors and textures. The puzzle theme is particularly noticeable in the pieced dresses and fur...

 

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