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Chae Yoo is founder, Creative Fashion Designer, and stylist. She is leading her own collection line “CHAE newyork” based in New York.

She is Parsons the New School of Design graduate, and she has worked for New York based high-end designers such as Michael Kors, Alexander Wang, Sallly Lapointe, Lie Sang Bong and so on. Her collections were displayed in New York and Italy during fashion weeks.

Her latest FW17 collection has been selected as Golden Award Winner of A’ Design Award & Competition in Italy.

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CHAEnewyork mixes high-end, exceptional and comfortable fabrications to create most edge and easy fits in the collections that complement the modern and tailored based silhouettes. The collections are designed and produced in new york, US and seoul, Korea.

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A director and designer of CHAE newyork, Chae Yoon Yoo is born in Seoul, Korea and lived in New York, us. She graduated with a BFA Fashion Design from parsons the new school in 2016

Chaeyoon Yoo

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Donna FW17

“Quietness is the word that keeps resurfacing in my mind when I think of Forme d’Expression. There is quietness in its fabrics. They are luxurious, but never luxe. There is quietness of design; even when Park’s pieces are dramatic, and some of them definitely are, there is a certain restraint to them.”

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Donna FW17

The life work of couture trained Umbrian designer Koeun Park can be seen in the fragility and the poetic interplay between garment and wearer. Her belief is the two are symbiotic: the garment should never impose. In 2005 the house name Forme 3’3204322896 or Forme d’ Expression was created by decoding numeric orders of the “Helvetica-Fraction” font. Before sewing, each garment is hand cut, fused, marked, and prepped by Koeun.

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Uomo FW17

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Donna SS17

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Donna SS17

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Donna SS17

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Donna SS17

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Donna SS17

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Uomo SS17

Forme d'Expression designer Koeun Park was born in Seoul and studied Haute Couture workmanship at the Ecole de la Chambre Syndicale de la mode Parisienne, in Paris, before becoming a Master at Instituto Marangoni in Milan in 1998. She began the label in Italy in 2005.

The meticulous approach to construction, followed by many layers of post work exemplify the brand's philosophy of having the clothing be real, and familiar even before the wearer slips the garment on. Quietly elegant and real, the label aims to create different forms of human expression through fashion.

Forme D’Expression

Siki Im was selected as the winner of a Creative Promise Prize in Fashion for his menswear designs that draw inspiration from architecture, culture, politics, and psychology. Im is the fashion designer behind SIKI IM, a line of luxury menswear, and DEN IM, a denim and basics extension line.

A former architect, he is interested in the intersections of culture, theory, and psychology within the design process. Sold in stores worldwide, each of Im’s collections centers on a theme (from immigrants and xenophobia to The Lord of the Flies), which he researches in depth to build into a collection of draped, often unisex pieces.

He seeks to grow his company into a multi-focus creative design studio that also works in architecture and product design. Siki Im was born in Germany to Korean immigrant parents.

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SPRING 2018 MENSWEAR

The designer had been thinking about Georgia O’Keeffe, in particular the pre-eminent painter’s exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum (one week left), which sheds as much light on her personal, recreational style as it does on the monumentality of her work. That she wore ordinary clothes—blue jeans, stripes, color—in her off-time, while reserving her dark, imposing, monastic wardrobe for her public persona, fascinated Im. “She had a secret attire, a sort of double life,” he said. “I feel like I’m on the same path.”

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FALL 2017 MENSWEAR

His signature dramatic draping and clever use of black, indigo, maroon and gray hues with unexpected pops of bright pink are balanced in the form of asymmetrical outerwear, blazers, hoodies and more. The overall theme injects various cross-cultural references as a mix between S.E. Hinton’s Ponyboy character from The Outsiders, is fused with looks from urban cowboys and Buddhist monks.

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SPRING 2017 MENSWEAR The clothes are amazing as usual. I adore that trench coat, which is 100% wool, but apparently waterproof. The collection also has fantastic use of layering and angles. “That comes from my architectural training,” Im told me. “I love good proportions, good scale. It has to have a certain proportion, for me. Scale and mass, like a building.”

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