In collaboration with the long time Nashville resident and world traveling photographer, Adrian Morales, we are bringing you coverage of New York Fashion Week with a series we call "Nashville In New York".
Doho by DO HO – Since launching her brand in 1998, designer Do Ho has built her brand into one of South Korea’s most recognized brands in her home country. A celebrity and editor favorite, Ho’s collections are inspired by a classical feminine aesthetic juxtaposed against the urban avant-garde.
Lie Sang Bong by Lie Sang Bong – Lie Sang Bong is perhaps South Korea’s preeminent designer. A master of volume and geometry, his clothing fuses culture, architecture, and art to create bold, structured pieces that are instantly recognizable. The designer has been featured in countless international publications and has been called the “Korean McQueen.” He counts Lady Gaga and Beyonce as fans.
Steve J & Yoni P by Steve J and Yoni P – Design duo Steve Jung and Yoni Pai first teamed up thirteen years ago after studying at Central Saint Martins and the London College of Fashion, respectively. Together they founded Steve J & Yoni P, a high-end womenswear collection. Known for combining humor and style, the designers have participated in numerous high-profile collaborations with retailers Topshop and 10 Corso Como Seoul and have been commissioned for projects by artist Jeff Koons. They are found in retailers across East Asia, the Middle East, and Europe.
RESURRECTION by Juyoung Lee – Menswear designer Juyoung Lee studied at the Parsons The New School for Design before launching Resurrection in 2004. Today, Lee creates edgy collections rich in ornate detail. She counts the Black Eyed Peas among her many fans.
Son Jung Wan by Son Jung Wan – Designer Son Jung Wan is known for her chic, stylish designs. Wan is critically acclaimed for the use of sumptuous, luxurious fabrics and the incredible attention to detail found in her garments. With her collection now in over 37 stores throughout South Korea, she is one of the country’s most popular designers.