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Interview – Hong Kiyoung – Prelude to VFW – F/W 2015

What can we expect from the Hong Kiyoung label for Fall/Winter 2015? Tell us the story behind this collection. “There is only one goal in our brand – making the most elegant streetwear. In this season, I got inspiration from the homeless people who I met on Main Street in Vancouver. There was one homeless guy who was the most inspiring to me, and he really was making a graceful elegant figure and even with a gracious manner. After I saw him, I started to research how they dress to make the most graceful homeless look. Certainly it is not that we are homeless. However I think there are some aspects of ‘graceful’ or ‘elegance’ in them. I wanted to challenge myself to make this look as great as others.” We understand that new Artists influencing the contemporary arts are an inspiration point for you. Whose work is resonating with you right now? “Designer Haider Ackermann, who showcased at Paris Fashion Week & Salvador Dali.” You’re a huge fan of vibrant, experimental prints and patterns. …

Interview & Style-Feature ·Widget·

How would you describe your own look? “It is very natural, I rarely use make up. Most of the time I am going for a cool, cheeky and especially easygoing look.” For this shooting you selected a floral patterned bikini top, a denim shirt and a cozy knit! What are your favourites for a nicely selected women closet? “My favourites are a comfortable bra, which is also beautiful and impressive. All of those named items are must haves for an easy feminine women closet.” It is all about accessoires, what is your must have? “There is actually no accessoire which is a must have item for me, but I complete my look with a few of them.” We are in love with your ginger hair and freckles – which part of your body is your favourite? “My strongest features are my arms and my face in general. I am lucky that my parents gave me such nice genes which I really value. Besides beauty comes from the inside and the outside shouldn´t come to the fore.” Is there anything about …