'duckbill' trouser hem, Jaeha-Alex Kim - designer, New York Fashion a/w 2016, New York Fashion Week, signature garment, signature piece, trouser fashion, trouser hems, trousers, womenswear, womenswear designers
Designer, Jaeha-Alex Kim
was born in South Korea where he spent his formative years.
At age ten, his family immigrated to New Zealand.
Demonstrating a pronounced talent in fashion design
he presented his first collection at only 21 years old,
during New Zealand Fashion Week (2007).
designer, Jaeha-Alex Kim
(image from youtube)
His collection was received with thunderous accolade and much media attention.
Jaeha- Alex Kim was hailed as a most promising talent:
a one to watch.
His design perspective is that of risk-taker:
Yet, his clothes have the welcomed quality
of wearability, of fashion access.
For New York Fashion Week, a/w 2016,
he presented a collection true to his spirit of inventiveness
featuring a modern silhouette to trouser design, which
draws the eye down to new point of interest on the garment:
the hem redefined.
-a trouser focal point of long length sculptural intention
-hems that lay flat across the shoe
in a shape reminiscent of a ‘duckbill’
Incorporate the ‘duckbill’ trouser hem into your
a/w 2016 wardrobe as signature piece:
(images from vogue uk)