Cho Cheng is moving at a pretty good clip for a designer who graduated from Parsons The New School for Design just two years ago.
He has an atelier on Manhattan’s East 63rd Street, a handful of freestanding signature boutiques in China and celebrity clients. In addition, the designer — who is preparing for his first runway show in the tents in February — will sponsor the 2009 Young Friends of Save Venice Ball and is wholesaling his collection in the U.S. Until now, the Chinese-born designer has relied on word-of-mouth recommendations from his well-heeled friends and clients to sell his collection.
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)