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Victim of Acid Attack Shows Extraordinary Courage

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By Tinabeth Piña
@AsianAmericanLife

Imagine your life completely changing in one single instant. How would you handle it? Could you handle it? And is it possible you become an even better person from it?

12 years ago – at just 19 years old — Monica Singh’s life & appearance were drastically changed when … Read more

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Feb 19, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Mac Duggal Showcasing India-Inspired Designs at New York Fashion Week

Mac Duggal Showcasing India-Inspired Designs at New York Fashion Week

posted by Brittney Le
Mac Duggal

Mac Duggal at NYFW Premiere of Fall Winter 2017 with Raquel Pelissier Miss Universe Haiti 1st Runner Up and Chanelle De Lau Miss Universe Curacao

Indian American fashion designer Mac Duggal brought his A-game to the runway recently at  New York Fashion Week (NYFW) 2017,  Duggal’s first show at NYFW,

 
Duggal’s new fashion line … Read more

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Jan 4, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Asian Americans Finding their Place on YouTube

Asian Americans Finding their Place on YouTube

posted by Brittney Le


 
The 2017 Forbes 30 Under 30 list for Hollywood & Entertainment features Ryan Higa, Asian American actor and YouTube comedian with over 18 million subscribers on his channel, nigahiga. Despite its briefness, his bio on the Forbes website speaks volumes for the Asian American … Read more

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Oct 19, 2016 Ξ Comments Off on BrandYou Makes a Fashion Statement

BrandYou Makes a Fashion Statement

posted by Randall

Brand You

By Joo Heon Kim

Korean students at the University of Iowa have unveiled a new fashion channel page to promote people with interesting fashion. Brandyou is delivering news based on the styles of people on the street by utilizing social media outlets such as Facebook, Instagram, and Youtube.Brand You

 

According to David Yoon, a Korean … Read more

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Aug 11, 2015 Ξ Comments Off on Fashionista: Estee Lauder’s New “It Girl” Is Not Afraid to Change

Fashionista: Estee Lauder’s New “It Girl” Is Not Afraid to Change

posted by Randall
Irene Kim

Irene Kim

Model Irene Kim is Estee Lauder’s new “it girl.”

The Seattle-born Kim moved to Seoul when she was just in middle school. Her parents put her in an international school where she was one of just two Asian students. She didn’t speak a word of Korean and she said many considered her a … Read more

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Jun 7, 2015 Ξ Comments Off on Huff Post: What’s Up With All These Asian Male Models?

Huff Post: What’s Up With All These Asian Male Models?

posted by Randall

David Chu
 
From Louis Vuitton to Bottega Veneta to Hugo Boss, high fashion is using hot Asian men to sell their products.
 
Asian male models are rising from obscurity onto the pages of fashion magazines.
 
The Huffington Post took a look at what’s behind this higher profile of Asian male models.
 
As with … Read more

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Mar 10, 2013 Ξ Comments Off on SF Gate: Jason Wu Opens Up to The SF Chronicle

SF Gate: Jason Wu Opens Up to The SF Chronicle

posted by Randall

Jason Wu30-year old fashion designer Jason Wu will be the featured guest at the annual San Francisco Opera Guild  fashion show fundraiser on March 21.

” The Art of Fashion: Jason Wu”  will be held at San Francisco City Hall and will be highlighted by a cocktail party, runway show and buffet dinner.

He recently talked … Read more

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Jan 14, 2013 Ξ Comments Off on Huffington Post: Race use to Diminish Appointment of Alexander Wang As Creative Director of Major Fashion House

Huffington Post: Race use to Diminish Appointment of Alexander Wang As Creative Director of Major Fashion House

posted by Randall

red carpetThe appointment of Alexander Wang as creative director of fashion house Balenciaga has been greeted with skepticism, according to a blog by Cornell University Professor Minh-Ha T. Pham for the Huffington Post.

Wrote Pham: “The general perception was that the job offer had more to do with his being Chinese than his talent.”

Some … Read more

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Jan 6, 2013 Ξ Comments Off on Yahoo: Top 10 Fashion Moments in 2012 for @nicoleScherzy

Yahoo: Top 10 Fashion Moments in 2012 for @nicoleScherzy

posted by Randall

SingerFans participating in a Yahoo poll in Britain and Ireland voted Nicole Scherzinger the best dressed for 2012. The former Pussycat Doll gathered a lot of attention last year as a judge on the British version of The X Factor. Pictures 6 & 8 were my favorites. Which pictures were yours? Let us know. YahooRead more

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Dec 19, 2012 Ξ Comments Off on Fashionista: Jason Wu to Unveil New Miss Wu Fashion Line @jasonWu

Fashionista: Jason Wu to Unveil New Miss Wu Fashion Line @jasonWu

posted by Randall

fashion bootsChinese American fashion Designer Jason Wu will debut his new line of Miss Wu clothes exclusively at Nordstroms.

Wu talked to Fashionista about the new film he is producing to showcase Miss Wu. The film will bring Miss Wu to life, giving her character and personality.

She a short clip of the film in Fashionista. Read more

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