ASIA FASHION COLLECTION (AFC)
MADE ITS 7TH ANNUAL NYFW RUNWAY SHOW
The purpose of the Asia Fashion Collection is to discover and nurture young designers who are from Asia. Organized by Vantan Inc. and PARCO. Co. Ltd., AFC FW20 debuted February 10th 2020 at NYFW showing both menswear and womenswear.
Seven brands revealed their collections during the runway show. All of the brands and designers are from Asian countries.
1) KTOKA by Shiki Cara Kataoka – Japan @ktoka_garments
2) VEGAN TIGER by Yang Yoona – South Korea @vegan_tiger
3) ito by Kurumi Ito, Taisho Takenaka – Japan @iiitttooo
4) zizi shi by Chaohua Shi – Parsons (born in China)
5) chalisa by Chalisa Anekvorakul – Thailand @ccchalisa
6) SEANNUNG by Liao Sean Nung – Taiwan @seannung_official
7) aNANA tih sayim by Nana Miyashita – Japan @@nanatihsayim
Over 360 guests arrived consisting of press and buyers from all over the world attended the show and applauded each up in coming designers from Asia.
Notable attendees include:
Business of Fashion, WWD español, WWD Japan, Harper’s Bazaar Italy, Glamour, Grazia, VICE,
Dazed, Instyle Thailand, Salvatore Ferragamo, Estee Lauder, Covergirl, Briogeo, Bergdorf Goodman, Saks fifth avenue, Moda OPERANDI, Macy’s, MTV, Fashion TV France, Fashion TV Latin America, Fox News, Huffington Post, Kamiah Adams (Spouse of NBA player Bradley Beal), Erin Gibbs (Fox News), Amir Arison (Actor, Director), Cognac Wellerlane, Chris Lavish (Fashion Week Online.com), Jason C. Peters, Ka Wa Key, Official Rebrand, Kanako Takase, Amin & Amir Butler’s (@butlertwin_)
Asia Fashion Collection (AFC) NYFW FW19
Date: Monday, February 10th, 2020 at 8:00pm
Venue: Gallery II at Spring Studios
Format: Runway Show from representative Asian designers
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