A personal insight on origins, perspectives, inspirations and views in the ever-evolving Philippine fashion and style landscape from an industry insider who's been in the business for 20 years.
Saturday, April 9, 2011
Kors of the times
All American designer Michael Kors is a celebrity in the world of global fashion. One of the main judges in five seasons of the reality show "Project Runway", Karl Anderson Jr.(real name) is a famed fashion personality who successfully made his name into a brand appearing endlessly on the pages of top international glossies and on television. This year, this CFDA Lifetime Achievement Awardee( he has also won for both menswear and womenswear) marks a milestone as Michael Kors celebrates 30 years in fashion. Known for his modern classics and subtle glamour, undoubtedly this designer is one of the current moving forces in the global industry. The unique design voice echoing in his collections incorporate hints of trends interpreted in forever pieces that will never go out of style. A legend in the making in the world of luxurious sportswear, the former creative director of Celine (the current toast of fashion) knows what women wants and continues to create design diversity in his range of brands to pay tribute to fashion.
In the Philippines, Michael Kors is exclusively distributed by Stores Specialists, Inc.(SSI) and is located at Greenbelt 5, Rustan’s Makati, The Power Plant Mall, Shangri-La Plaza Mall, and Newport Mall.