Some notiable guests who attended included, Miss J Alexander of America’s Next Top Model, Deputy Consul General Zhang Meifang of the Chinese Consulate General in New York, Chien Chung Pei, acclaimed architect and Chairman of the Board of China Institute, Henry Tang, co-founder and governor of the Committee of 100, and well-known philanthropist Jean Shafiroff.
This year Tsai Meiyue showcased a collection of her take on classic Chinese wedding attire. Her inspiration this year was the art of Min xu, using the traditional embroidery technique helming from her place of birth in Southern China. However blended with the traditional embroidery, Meiyue reworked versions of the traditional aesthetic to create a newer modern vision of the classic gown. With complex embroidery adorned on the dresses, they were true works of art. The collection included a stunning fitted dress, with the entire top of the bodice covered in the powerful and lucky Chinese dragon.
The stunning Chinese Fashion Collective show was a beautiful showcase of incredible Chinese talent, demonstrating the importance of their international viewpoint and unique creations that once again added so much to this years NYFW.