/ Commodity Description and stories / Story about the collection
2014 spring series has been inspired by the designer's favorite director Tim Burton movie: Family shadow.
Tim Burton movies always with a layer of faint black, and he has always crafted clothing, scene, as if the slender flickering candles in this layer of the shadows, his expression distant past time that Chong born romantic.
With shadow family movie, the story is both modern, but with a deep sense of the eighteenth century classical atmosphere. Spring series of translucent black yarn, lace and satin, crafted these beautiful fluttering decline aristocratic and mysterious.
Stories from the elegant classical white-collar black cloak, flashing calm satin shiny dark green dress, the door to the daughter of Uganda yarn lace dress, glamorous witch ends at a red satin dress.
The nobility dilapidated clues hidden in the skirt with the details, do not accept the way side, and the United States revealed the faint of left leaning.
Great old castle, sealed with ancient legend. Velvet curtain, silk rugs, chandelier, and precious antiques, with their old days wealth and glory, covered in a deep grey shadow ......
And all those delicate and shimmering sets and clothing in this gothic mood, seem like the flaring candlelight, quivering in the dark, showing her romance towards the fragrant past.
That ivory-skin girl came to the castle on that day, beautiful and mysterious, with a name she just made up that day.
Suddenly the atmosphere became intangible, swinging between present and the past, reality and fantasy.
"Maybe a noble born", people may guess, from her lace dresses, organza shirts and silk skirts, but the raw-edges hidden in the details tell the old times splendor, may have gone away ......
/ Size /
S Number Waist: velvet ribbon is adjustable about 60 ~ 88cm Hips: 96cm pants long: 45cm Kukou width: 66cm
/ Materials / Soft red silk satin Silk satin
Fine green silk satin Thin silk fabric (silk skirt with green material)
/ Use and Maintenance info / dry cleaning ordinary mattress, warm iron, do not bleach can not wring Zealand
/ Designers and brand profile /
Athena Chuang Zhuang Chenghua
Born in 1984 in Taipei
Videos from primary school, fascinated by all kinds of novels, movies, comic books created by the mysterious world, and which depict the fine details of clothing. In order to create the story and once dreamed of becoming a novelist, cartoonist, and finally found "clothing" is the most suitable for her creative language.
After graduating from National Taiwan University Department of Sociology, in order to become a fashion designer and Milan, Italy, Istituto Marangoni enter school. In 2009, out of Master of Fashion Design. During the school master, because to get the highest score Frankie Morello cooperative education case, has not yet formally before graduation to get the opportunity to enter as a trainee designer Frankie Morello.
In 2010, due to get into the Fendi women's design department jobs and moved to live in Rome. Fendi work during a monthly meeting with the design director Karl Lagerfeld and work together to become a very valuable experience.
2013, to participate in Fashion in Taipei selection of cutting-edge fashion designer, won a gold medal.
By the end of 2013, general manager Wen Xiaohong won InDesign brand appreciation and support, co-founded the design brand of the same name: Athena Chuang
Fashion designer, born in Taipei in 1984.
Learning art since her childhood, and was always fascinated by the mysterious world and all the splendid clothes appeared in novels, comic books and movies.
With a strong desire of creating stories, she once dreamed of becoming novelist or comic artist, but eventually she found Fashion Design is her way of expression. After graduated from Sociology department in NTU, she moved to Milan and entered Istituto Marangoni for studying fashion design . in 2009, she finished her Master degree in Fashion design with full score, and received the opportunity of an internship as designer of women's ready-to-wear in Frankie Morello before the official graduation.
In 2010, she moved to Rome for working in Fendi design studio of women's wear, in which she had the very precious experience to work with creative director Karl Lagerfeld from time to time.
2013, won the gold award in a fashion design competition: Fashion in Taipei, among young designers.
At the end of 2013, with the support of Yulon group and InDesing GM Stephanie Wen, Athena started her own women's wear brand: Athena Chuang.
Origin / manufacturing methods
Made in Taiwan handmade Hand made in Taiwan