Hong Kong Designer Johanna Ho On The Evolution Of Eco-Fashion

Johanna Ho is one of the city’s most prominent sustainable fashion designers. Known for upcycling garments and using eco-friendly materials, she’s also been on the judging panel for the EcoChic Design Awards (an international sustainable fashion design competition) since its launch in 2011. She’s wary of any labels, however. “I don’t try to claim myself as […]

Couturier Grace Chen On Tradition And True Luxury

Walking the line between tradition and modernity, Grace Chen creates East-meets-West dresses for a host of well-known clients including Helen Mirren, Oprah, and Chinese foreign minister spokeswoman Hua Chungying. But Chen is not just a fashion designer—she is a couturier. We sit down with Chen to talk true luxury and her design inspirations in today’s saturated […]

Atelier Cologne’s Sylvie Ganter Talks Love and Fragrance

Sylvie Ganter often likens the story of how she and her husband Christophe Cervasel co-founded cologne brand Atelier Cologne together to that of a love story. When they first met in 2006 in New York, both were creating perfumes—he for designers and she for a cosmetic brand. “Christophe and I have only worn ‘cologne’ type of scents […]

Victor Sanz Of Tumi On Travel And Design

Victor Sanz, creative director of TUMI, knows a good suitcase when he sees one. Like the brand, Sanz is all about comfort and functionality balanced with style. We chat to the innovator about how he approaches travel and design through the lens of fashion. READ THE FULL STORY Check out more interviews here. (This story originally appeared on […]