Dear Shaded Viewers,
Bringing glamorous pin-ups to mind, Kaal E. Suktae's show was flirtier and more direct than usual. An emphasis on structure and curves defined the collection, as well as a younger attitude. It felt like a new direction for the Korean designer, putting more emphasis on sportswear styles than sharp tailoring.
A freelance fashion writer, consultant and stylist, Philippe Pourhashemi was born in Tehran in 1976. He grew up in Paris, before moving to Scotland to study Foreign Languages. His passions are fashion and culture, as well as music and film. He writes and styles features for Metal in Barcelona, Behind the Blinds in Brussels, Contributor in Stockholm, Veoir in New York and SKP in Beijing. He was named Fucking Young's Editor-at-Large in 2016 and has contributed to ASVOF since 2008, acting as Correspondent-at-Large since 2012. An avid traveler, he likes to explore exotic fashion weeks and unexpected destinations whenever he can.