Post Masonry – Style 1

A Look Into Modern Issey Miyake

When we talk about ethical fashion brands, Issey Miyake is usually not the first name mentioned. The brand does not boast about its sustainability efforts, nor its advanced textile production to make…

Dance, Dance, Dance
Junya Watanabe’s Army
Junya Watanabe parka, wool shirt and parachute jacket; Y's trousers; Margiela tabi boots; Alexander Wang bag
Issey Miyake’s Technical Outerwear

Discover the selection of Issey Miyake’s archive here. 

A Message for 3226 – A Look into ROSEN’s Operations

Adhering to The Norm ROSEN has never followed fashion cycle nor seasons, nor any pre-determined rules of the industry. A typical industry cycle begins with showcasing collections at one of the major…

Living with The Virus – An Aftermath

The cold winter days seem to have disappeared, leaving behind warm sunshine, brisk cool winds and the chirps of sparrows every morning. It has been almost two months since I returned to…

Balenciaga’s Trench Coat – A Tale of Deconstruction

Balenciaga FW2016 Trench Coat Joseph Trousers Sacai Wedge Boots

Living with The New Virus Behind The Firewall – Part One

In late February, Pudong airport was operating as usual despite the lower volume of traffic. The only difference I noticed is the presence of a few staff here and there decked in…

Want to Be Rich? Don’t Work in Fashion

Fashion and Its Charming Front Fashion is built on the illusion of grandeur, beauty, creativity, power, and money. Just look at Jean Paul Gaultier’s final couture show. It was an extravaganza like…

The Less Known Challenges of Running A Fashion Business

It has been a few years since I began working on ROSEN. Along the way, I have learnt some important lessons from my personal experience and also from observing my peers and…

Where Will We Go After Faking Sponsored Contents?

The Atlantic loves to report on current trends of Instagrammers, which is frankly quite eye-opening and often baffling. In one such news, an article titled “Rising Instagram Stars Are Posting Fake Sponsored…