Tag Archives: fashion show

Cheryl Burke’s activewear Ideology launched at Macy’s San Francisco

For Dancing with the Stars fans, the name Cheryl Burke is an absolute no brainer. The gorgeous Bay Area native and two-time Dancing with the Stars champion has her biography “Dancing Lessons” published last year and now she’s launched her activewear line Ideology at Macy’s. Last Saturday, February 18, a fashion presentation event featuring a [...]

Tuan Tran WireWear 2011 Review

Galiara The Artists Alley, 863 Mission, San Francisco was weaved into an artful Tuan Tran WireWear fashion show on Saturday, November 26, 2011. It’s exciting to see how the casting call from two months back morphed into such a splendid (AND on-time) art-as-fashion Tuan Tran WireWear production led by Ava Byrd. I think it’s important [...]

Charity Fashion Show feat. Vasily Vein

Vasily Vein at BBC Menlo Park Charity Fashion Show

The lively and vibrant atmosphere inside British Bankers Club, Menlo Park defied the soggy, drab rain that poured outside. Stepping into the historical bar/dining hall (depending on who you ask), we (my photographer Christian Hadidjaja and I) were immediately greeted with busy restaurant atmosphere coupled with live piano & clarinet music that reminded me of [...]

J-Pop Summit 2011: a Reflection

Japan Town San Francisco

“I’m sorry for asking such a complicated question, but one does not get this kind of chance very often…” This was uttered by one audience member during Q&A session with Kyoto designer Takeshi Wakabayashi (pictured left) of Sou Sou Lecture at New People 3F Frog Gallery, Japan Town, San Francisco at J-Pop Summit Festival 2011 [...]

Designers Wanted for LES Runway New York – Apply by July 25th

Remember last month when I gave a quick shout-out to Cheryl Maleh’s Kickstarter Project Les Runway? Well, I’m VERY happy that her project was successfully funded and managed to gather $9.5K out of the original $8.5K goal :) Now Cheryl and her husband Marc are looking forward to do it all over again this September [...]

What’s Hot This Weekend

Guys, you know the feeling when time seems to stand still and your memories flash before your eyes? Well, I sure don’t. Because for the past handful of weeks, time was blazing fast and sometimes I don’t even have any idea where I am or who I am. OK, maybe not that severe, but perhaps [...]

California College of the Arts Fashion Show 2011: First Impression & Backstage

During my (close-to) 3 years I’ve been in the Bay Area, I never visited California College of the Arts (CCA) building even though I’ve been in the Potrero Hill area several times (for Chez Maman, whose owner scolded me once for eating the famous burger using my knife and fork). So Friday, May 13 was [...]