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First steps in Paris Women's Fashion Week

January 08 2019


THE WORLD IS YOUR OYSTER is a Hong Kong based label that is found in 2014 by the duo, Calvin Chan & Joyce Kun. THE WORLD IS YOUR OYSTER is a contemporary brand. Just as the brand’s name, the brand emphasizes the importance of exploring. It aims to explore the definition of contemporary clothing by experimenting new details, forms, silhouette and ideas; together with our own emotion, which created the brand’s identity – fresh and poetic. Juxtaposition clothing, reinvention and collage of fabric are the brand’s signature elements. The brand also put emphasis on wear-ability, hoping to fit in modern wardrobe...


Presentation on the 27th of February from 17:00 to 19:00
@ Libération, 11 rue Béranger 75003
Showroom from 28th February to 6th March
DEJIMA @ 11 rue Pastourelle, 75003


Founded in 2014 by Kiminte Kimhekim, Kimhēkim is the full last name of ancient royal family in Korea and it symbolizes the era of golden kingdom.
The designer gained experience at one of the most prestigious French fashion house, Balenciaga where he learned the importance in the approach and the attitude of the artisanship.
This encounter profoundly influenced in defining the house of KIMHEKIM...

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Runway show on the 1st of March at 14:00
RSVP: Autrement PR :

Showroom from 28th February to 7th March
Spazio 38 @ Galerie Jospeh, 16 rue des Minimes 75003


Alan Crocetti – ANARCHYPhotography Luke Gilford

Alan Crocetti fascinating Brazilian London-based jewelry designer, his work is minimal, sexy and intelligent. His aim is to redefine the common sense of jewellery design while also defying conceived notions of it. He prides on innovation and exclusivity; timeless pieces that will represent novelty and eventually become future classics.

The brand is focused on developing premium products made of noble metals, precious and semi-precious stones with superior goldsmith and silversmith performance.

The designer will be presenting his AW19 collection in a multi-media presentation in collaboration with Dutch artist Esmay Wagemans including a live performance by LA-based cellist Patrick Belaga...

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Presentation on the 1st of March from 16:30 to 18:30
@LAPAIX , 10 rue de la Paix 75002

Karim Adduchi

Launched in 2015, the brand draws heavily from his childhood lived in the Moroccan Rif, surrounded by mountains and sea in a Berber family. His nostalgia for Morocco and his vision of the woman strong, warlike and full of femininity is the essence of the young designer’s brand.
Inspired by women he has met on his journey as an artist, Karim challenges the notion that femininity is akin to perfection and that women are to be idolised and put on a pedestal. To him, women are real. They are flawed and have faults and shortcomings but in those spaces, the spaces created by societal pressure, he finds women at their most beautiful...

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Presentation on the 3rd & 4th of March from 16:00 to 19:00
Showroom from the 28th of February to the 6th of March @9 rue d'Anjou 75008


After graduating from university, Ryota Iwai took evening classes at Bunka Fashion College (BFC) to learn garment-making techniques. Further, he started to work for Norikoike which mainly creates knitwear and jersey products. Thus, he gained a lot of knowledge and mastered many technical skills including how to make patterns.
After working for a number of brands as a patternmaker and designer, he launched his own label, Auralee for SS 2015. In addition, he opened the flagship shop in Aoyama, Japan in 2017. Further, he won the First Fashion Prize of Tokyo for 2019 during Amazon Fashion Week TOKYO in October 2018.

He carefully selects the best clothing fibers from all over the world. Making use of this high quality fabrics's character, he creates the sophisticated clothes which reflect the mood on the era...

Read more : AURALEE

Presentation on the 3rd of March from 12:00 to 14:30
@Atelier Brancusi - Centre Pompidou, Entrance across from 50 rue Rambuteau 75003
RSVP: Daniel Urrutia
Showroom from 4th to 6th of March @9bis rue Auguste Barbier 75011

Patrick Cupid

Patrick Cupid is New York-based designer who finished his studies at the prestigious schools of F.I.T. and Parsons in New York and the Politecnico di Milano.
Over the last ten years the designer has been working between the United States and Europe as a consultant designer and visual stylist, all the time carefully compiling a design vocabulary uniquely his own.
Beauty, softness, elegance, are employed by a confident hand capable of using those apparently innocent tools to construct a strength that carries a seductive appeal, flirtatiously sexy, but immensely empowering and liberating.
Printed georgette, soft wool, draped silk wrap and structure the body, a balance between classic refinement and ingenuity. New techniques in pattern cutting achieve an optimal fit, which combined with such a curated language make this new collection completely authentic....

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Presentation on the 4 & 5 of March from 10:00 to 6:00
@77 rue Charlot 75003