Michail Gkinis designer of aptform 1

Dear Shaded Viewers,

The first time I met the designer behind aptform, Michail Gkinis it was in Athens, He’s been living and working in Japan for quite a while now and we met again at the opening party for Japan Fashion Week. We visited his showroom today.



Diane Pernet

A LEGENDARY FIGURE IN FASHION and a pioneer of blogging, Diane is a respected journalist, critic, curator and talent-hunter based in Paris. During her prolific career, she designed her own successful brand in New York, costume designer, photographer, and filmmaker.