All posts tagged: Thai Fashion

Fall for the Unreal Skin : Greyhound Pre-Fall 2015

Greyhound Original Pre- Fall 2015 “Unreal Skin” Hints of the time-honored leather patchwork technique, Greyhound Original Pre-Fall 2015 collection plays with different types of faux-skin surfaces. Tracing of alligator, snake, and calf skins, the experimentations with these various textures are all juxtaposed to create a new ‘skin leather’ graphic prints. White, grey, black are seen as a basic palette, topping up with pop shades of lemon yellow and power pink in womens’ collection. Mustard yellow and dark blue are also used to brighten up the classic tones of free-and-effortless urban menswear. For shapes,  new styles of layers such as cardigan under a bomber jacket are paired with cropped,wide-legged trousers. Normal waisted pants are worn with slim, regular fitted tops such as simple sweater and sleeveless tee. Womenswear engages in fitted silhouettes, from fitted tops and sheath dresses. Fit and loose shapes items are seen overall the collection, available to be mixed and matched in various textures and colours. Silk organza and synthesized fabrics are used to create and celebrate these differences.   เสื้อผ้า Greyhound Original คอลเลคชั่น  Pre-Fall 2015 นี้เป็นคอลเลคชั่นสุดท้ายที่เราได้มีโอกาสทำงานในฐานะ assistant …

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Keep Smiley : The new hound in town

Yesterday I had a chance to visit the new shop of the Greyhound family, SMILEYHOUND flagship store at Siam Center 3rd floor. The first impression was the decoration itself, the wooden interior, furnitures and entrance box me feel like walking in a container that had been put in a shopping mall. It was pretty eye-catching. Most of the garments are unisex casualwear and essentials like basic shirts, T-shirts, jerseys, and jackets in a range of colours from cobalt blue to emerald green (Yes, please.) The thing that I notice is that the Smileyhound line looks more sporty, adding items like hoodies, jersey vests, and sweatshirts to its line. As a result, it looks more refreshing and youthful, and could be more related into today’s urban life. By the purchase of 5,000 THB, you can get this super cute SMILEY SOCKS as a gift from them. These socks remind me somehow of Thai boxing (and tennis.) It would be super cool to wear with white sneakers for an active, sporty sense. Me wearing Smileyhound grey sweatshirt and an oversized white denim …

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Asava SS13 : The Hibiscus Heiress print

I am always grateful when seeing my own print design featured on those beautiful clothes by leading designer brand. This season also, Asava gave me another chance to develop the print and graphics for the house. As summer approaches, the soft sand and clear blue ocean set in lush, tropical surroundings is something every girl dreams of.  Polpat Asavaprapha, director of asava’s housebrings a hint of Hawaii inspired by his latest trip there and combines it with the sporty, feminine characteristics of New York’s jet-setters like Doris Duke to create a new collection for Spring/Summer 2013 under the name “The Hibiscus Heiress”. “this season’s signature prints were inspired by tropical flowers of Maui as well as the cat print, creating kaleidoscope patterns and mixing them with horizontal lines to add more dimensions.” Said Polpat Asavaphrapha, creative director of Asava   Polpat said “The Spring/Summer 2013 Collection represents the charisma of a lady who is sweet, sexy and full of confidence.  This set is unique because we use various knotting techniques and cut-out tailoring which reveals the sexiness of …