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autumn / winter 2014
Jamie Wei Huang is a young design talent whose work has caught
the attention of fashion observers.
Raised in Taiwan and now based in London,
she graduated in 2012 from Central Saint Martins
Art and Design College (CSM), London.
There she studied Fashion Design Womenswear.
(image from vantageshanghai.com)
designer Jamie Wei Huang
While a student at CSM, Ms. Huang interned with prominent fashion houses
Alexander McQueen and Christopher Kane, where she undoubtedly
gained additional fashion design and business experience.
Shortly after receiving her degree she launched her eponymous label.
Her design aesthetics covers a fashion landscape of futuristic aspect, conceptual
viewpoint, clean silhouettes and a neat sophistication.
For her a/w 2014 she offers a collection, which remains true to her
design perspective of modern elegance.
The collection incorporates varied fabrication of
silk, cotton and light wool which affords comfort, movement and textural quality .
The colour palette is subdued- navy, black, white, grey
with hints of red and pink.
Clean lines, detail interests and standout accessories
caps a winning collection by Jamie Wei Huang.
(images from jamieweihuang.com):
Loving the androgynous look, inspired by men’s fashion and
achieved from ‘spot on dress summation’ of
clothing / shoes + styling / attitude from:
The Office of Angela Scott
a footwear brand by shoe designer Angela Marie Scott
Combining detailed traditional craftsmanship with
modern – of the moment – accents in
creating shoes, which can be dubbed as
Memo received from: The Office of Angela Scott
“The level of detail, and craftsmanship that goes into each pair of
The Office of Angela Scott footwear,
is a true testament to our love of traditional artisan shoe-making
and our commitment to creating inspired,
high-impact styles made to meet—and exceed—
the modern woman’s most exacting footwear needs.”
The Ladies Collection
(images from neimanmarcus.com):
Mr. Hampton – leopard print Oxfords
mocha suede trainers with dark chocolate leather accents
Mr. Hampton – striped seersucker Oxfords
Mr. Dorchester – champagne/silver metallics
Mr. Dottie – embroidered Oxford
(images from theofficeofangelascott.com):
Mr. Smith – marshmallow
Mr. Smith – garnet
Mr. Hampton – floral print
(images from elle.com):
‘electric bumble bee stripes with tassel’
Mrs. Abbey – black / hot pink stripes
(image from wwd.com):
slate blue suede high tops with
black leather accents and wood soles
(image from saksfifthavenue.com):
cream / caramel brown leather high tops
with wood soles
(images from wwd.com):
two toned chunky heeled Oxfords
bright kelly green slip on brogues with white stripe accents
Memo: men’s collection upcoming … stay tuned!
Introducing men’s fashion label
launched in 2012 by design duo
Takeshi Osumi and Yuichi Yoshii.
(image from meniscuszine.com):
designers, Yuichi Yoshii (l) and Takeshi Osumi (r)
An ultra-modern translation on the classics
of styling and design:
very short trouser suiting
innovative mix fabrication
Mr. Gentleman: an eloquent design vision
(images from tokyo-mbfashionweek.com):
layering with style attitude
colour statement: canary yellow leather jacket
puffer / tweed jacket mix
tweed baseball jacket-top jumpsuit
short trouser suiting
cream cable knit short onesie
khaki trench short onesie
black puffer onesie
begonia pink ascot, dark olive green leather shirt,
brown wool jacket, print trench
bomber / suit jacket mix
(image from irishtimes.com):
Graduate: BA, The National College of Art and Design – Dublin, 2008
Central Saint Martins College – London, 2010
Debut: London Fashion Week, S/S ’11 and A/W ’11
Aesthetic: Feminine Flair, Masculine Manner, Nostalgic Nod, Modern Mix
Impact: A bright light on the fashion skyline
Oh, she’s also a daughter of famed designer John Rocha.
I absolutely love the brogues!
(image from simonerocha.com):