Three-dimensional textile surface realized through the manipulation of the screen-printing technique. The textile has a parametric pattern, and a customized coating mixture matched to a smooth base fabric, that gives to the textile an exclusive tactile sensation. The features of this fabric are highlighted by applying it to a wearable context to give the wearer a different sensorial experience related to the interaction with the body through the sense of touch.
This collection aims to discover the alternative by applying digital fashion design method to America’s most iconic material- denim. The whole collection follows a timeline, from the past to the future, with a few looks serving the purpose of indicating the error occurred during the digitalizing process. The whole collection combines traditional denim treatment and innovative 3D construction. By presenting this collection with the most advanced technology such as AR and VR, will give the audience an immersive experience and shorten the distance between reality and virtuality.
The collection, Macaroni Club, is inspired by The macaroni's from mid 18th century linking them to today's logo addicted people. Macaroni was the term for men who exceeded the ordinary bounds of fashion in London. They were the logo mania of 18th century. This collection aims to show the power of logo from past to present, and creates Macaroni Club as a brand by itself. The design details are inspired from the Macaroni costumes in 1770, and the current fashion trend with extreme volumes and length.
Doyeon Yoni Yu is bringing body positivity and size inclusivity into fashion. In this fat-phobic society, her designs are specifically created to celebrate all different types of bodies, sizes and colors. 'Fatopia: The Celebration of Flesh' highlighted the curves and shapes of the body with her designs. Her creations are to truly celebrate body equality and liberate everybody from this fat phobic society. Furthermore, to empower people to love their bodies and take a stand against size discrimination.
Pair Up-The diversity shoes. Everyday our world is increasingly diverse. The diversity of religion, race, gender, culture etc. are things that are bound to be different from person to another. How can we be familiar about others differences and express our openness of accepting our culturally diverse world? PairUp-Walk in my shoes is a project made to encourage people embrace diversity and cultural differences like never before. A life style shoes meant to be worn as a mismatched shoes each half a pair is adapting and representing specific country.
The collection Oblivion, which is complex and controversial takes its inspiration from a seductive, witchy Diva and is dealing a lot with symbolism and spirituality. The part of the labyrinth which can be seen in every outfit through the massive strips, embroidery and self-designed print is metaphoric to personal thoughts and feelings- not to get lost. All different aspects are elaborated enchanted and bewildered, equally through the massive volume but also provocative suspender pieces, knitwear, the mirror headpiece, tarot and delicate fabrics such as silk, velvet and pure cashmere.