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Concept Korea F/W 2018

Concept Korea F/W 2018

By Amelia McBain, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018


Filed under Fashion Week, New York Fashion Week F/W 2018, Uncategorized

Concept Korea Fall/Winter 2018 presented two prominent Korean fashion houses, GREEDILOUS and LIE, as two very different but very haute halves of one show. GREEDILOUS, by Youn Hee Park, had all the slouchy cuts and femme lines of Korean fashion, but everything was more decadent, more luxe than st...

The Fashion Week Issue

The Fashion Week Issue

By Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor

September 18, 2017


Filed under READ THIS WEEK'S ISSUE, Special Editions, Special Issues, Top Story, Uncategorized

Letter from the Editor Fashion photographer Bill Cunningham once said, “Fashion is the armor to survive everyday life.” During New York Fashion Week, reality embraces fantasy and the armor becomes the focal point, presented, worn and celebrated by the most fashionable following. Each season, ...

Concept Korea S/S 2018

Concept Korea S/S 2018

By Grace Halio, Editor-at-Large

September 8, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Highlighting two emerging designers — LIE and Greedilous — Concept Korea’s Spring/Summer 2018 show at Skylight Clarkson Square buzzed with excitement before the lights went down and a video montage of floral graphics and phrases like “perfectly imperfect” flashed across screens flanking...

Concept Korea F/W 2017

Concept Korea F/W 2017

By Thomas Chou, Contributing Writer

February 10, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

The Concept Korea Fall/Winter 2017 collectives was a conglomeration of unique artistic viewpoints, with each show telling a distinct and definite story. Comprised of three different fashion lines — GREEDILOUS, KIMMY.J, and YOHANIX — the show allowed each Korean designer to showcase 22 of their designs during New York Fashion Week. The first collection, GREEDILOUS, created by designer Youn-hee Park, was full of graphic, colorful...

Concept Korea Womenswear Fall/Winter 2016

Concept Korea Womenswear Fall/Winter 2016

By Carson Kessler, Staff Writer

February 13, 2016


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Concept Korea Womenswear treated fashion-hungry viewers to a dual experience, debuting its two F/W collections, Yohanix and Jarret. Each designer took a different approach to his collection, yet somehow the looks seemed interconnected, creating seamless unity. Powerful bass and haunting melodies shook the room as shadow blacks and midnight blues possessed the runway’s fir...

Concept Korea Menswear Fall/Winter 2016

Concept Korea Menswear Fall/Winter 2016

By Tatiana Perez, Deputy Video Editor

February 2, 2016


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Concept Korea XIII kicked off its 13th season by staying true to its avant-garde origins. The Korean government funded fashion brand is led by designers Kang Don Jun and Jang Hyeong Cheol who showcased their effortless ability to blend minimalistic basics with richly toned, utility-style overcoats ...

Concept Korea Spring/Summer 2016

By Chelsea Bona, Contributing Writer

September 15, 2015


Filed under Fashion Week

Concept Korea Spring/Summer 2016

Concept Korea Fall/Winter 2015

Concept Korea Fall/Winter 2015

By Emma Scoble, Under the Arch editor

February 13, 2015


Filed under Beauty & Style, Fashion Week, Features

A review of the Concept Korea Fall/Winter 2015 collections.