October 4, 2012

The Aesthetic Of The Orient Meets Western Modernity In The Shiatzy Chen Show

Yu Wenxi, Michelle Yeoh, Jessica Minh Anh, Sky Ferreira – front row at the Shiatzy Chen show

Jessica Minh Anh, Steffanie Chua (Shiatzy Chen Malaysia Director) and Harry Wang (Shiatzy Chen CEO) at the Shiatzy Chen show

For the Spring/Summer 2013 season, Taiwanese designer Wang Chen Tsai-Hsia created for Shiatzy Chen a neo-chinese chic collection, in which the traditional aesthetic of the Orient collided with Western modernity.

The classic Chinese silhouettes were reformulated in fine fabrics, inspired by couture fashion. Satin jackets paired with cropped pants, taffeta dresses and a series of looks embroided with Chinese caligraphy created an elegant line-up, with a modern twist.

Jessica Minh Anh and Yu Wenxi at the Shiatzy Chen show

Michelle Yeoh and Jessica Minh Anh front row at the Shiatzy Chen show

In the front row of the Shiatzy Chen show stood stars such as Michelle Yeoh – Hollywood actress and director, Jessica Minh Anh – international fashion show organiser and successful model, Yu Wenxia – Miss World 2012, and Sky Ferreira – American singer and sonwriter.

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Photos courtesy of: wwd.com, J Model Management