Never was there a young designer more cool and collected during pre-show
confusion. Not only did he personally welcome all press and buyers to
Chinatown studios, but seated everyone in the lantern-lit courtyard,
provided magazines during the wait and narrated the show from the DJ mike.
A concise group of 14 romantic silhouettes emerged out into the warm night,
including well-executed blouses of diaphanous chiffon, trailing
ruffles and asymmetrical pin tucked bustles. Modern variations of the obi
were presented as was cheongsam deconstructed. A team of hair and
created an alluring palette of 50's diva meets bead headed geisha, which gave
this show it's streetwear charm.