17 June 2011

As Is: Art Walk Downtown's Fashion Connection

The June 17-23 Apparel News spotlights the As Is Fashion show during Downtown LA Art Walk...

So many designers have tried new angles on classic American looks. But Japanese-born Ayumi Shibata thinks she found a new wrinkle on one of the original American styles—Navajo.
Southwestern and Plains Native American looks are the inspiration for Shibata’s latest As Is collection. On June 9, Shibata and the Connected International Sales showroom produced an intimate runway show at downtown Los Angeles’ Tiara Café. On a raised runway in the café’s dining room, 10 looks for As Is’ Spring and Fall/ Winter 2011 seasons were on display. Read More

1 comment:

  1. What is the women name in the left photo?
    I've been in love with you for couple of years. I've seen you around the LA Fashion district. Met you one time and have seen you at different coffee spots.