CAAFD Handpicks SAKU New York to Debut at the Official New York Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2017
New York, NY, February 12, 2017 /BFDPR/ SAKU New York, and its chief designer Lissa Koo, are bringing a touch of New York to New York Fashion Week. Sponsored by iFashion Network and Council of Aspiring American Fashion Designers, [CAAFD], SAKU New York is one of the many outstanding emerging designers curated by the program. SAKU’s solo showcase takes place on February 12th at 1PM at ARTBEAM, the site of many fashion notables, such as Tracey Reese, Christian Siriano, Zimmerman and Vivienne Hu.
LISSA Koo, Saku’s chief designer, graduated from Parsons, and ran a store called York Avenue for 5 years in the lead up to SAKU. SAKU is self-described as one word: “chic.” Known as a contemporary clothing brand for women, SAKU is New York’s essence distilled down to a wearable form. Boasting an easy to wear and yet unique style, SAKU’s comfortable fabrics are a thing of beauty.
iFashion Network is an online portal for everything new and groundbreaking in fashion. It is a global fashion hub, providing articles on designers, events, menswear, women’s wear, shopping, trends, and all the behind the scenes info you could ever want, delivered by unique personalities who know the fashion world inside and out. iFashion Network also boasts several industry leading original fashion-focused internet television shows. More information can be found at: http://www.ifashionnetwork.com
Council of Aspiring American Fashion Designers, [CAAFD] is a non-profit organization founded through a collaborative effort by a few key pioneers in the fashion industry with the ambitious goal of promoting designers who aspire to expand their brand awareness and do business in the United States. CAAFD educates, promotes and empowers aspiring designers and fashion professionals in gaining a foothold in the fashion business, giving them every opportunity to become the renowned designer they yearn to be. More information can be found at: http://www.caafd.org
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