The Way of Fashion and Luxury in China

25 Influential Chinese in Global Fashion

Recent Subway Advertisement For Vancl This week Forbes released a list of what they call the 25 Influential Chinese in Global Fashion. It’s the second year they have published the list with this year’s mandate being to “call attention to individuals born in Greater China that have made a mark in the past year”. The list and its associated articles is an informative read and I recommend anyone interested in the business of fashion in... Read More

Shanghai Tang’s Metamorphosis Fashion Show in Beijing

Shanghai Tang's Metamophosis Fashion Show in Beijing Women's Wear   Last Thursday night Shanghai Tang launched their Spring/Summer 2011 collection titled Metamorphosis at Beijing’s JE Mansion. The JE Mansion, a remodeled hotel that mixes Chinese and Western elements such a woodwork, stone carvings and antique Chinese décor acted as the perfect backdrop for the event.  The collection took inspiration from the Miao people, one of China’s... Read More

About the Author

Timothy J Coghlan has been living and working in Asia for 15 years and has had a multifaceted experience in the luxury and fashion industry including fashion journalism, producing fashion shows in Tokyo and Hong Kong and product sourcing across China. He is now based in Beijing and works for a leading multinational company advising luxury and fashion companies on how to develop and execute their retail and business strategies across China. Timothy speaks fluent English, Chinese and Japanese