Malaysian anime series based in Penang

Anime and manga are media that have brought people together from all over the globe, including Malaysians. And just because anime is typically made in Japan, it doesn’t mean it always has to convey only Japanese culture. This local animator realised the flexibility of the medium and decided, why not make a Malaysian anime? “We … Read more

Inside Nordstrom’s Private Label Brand Strategy – Footwear News

With the world’s changing priorities and lifestyles, the Nordstrom Product Group is doubling down on efforts to stay relevant and in touch with the consumer. “It’s been a moving target,” said Jen Jackson Brown, EVP and president of the Nordstrom Product Group (NPG), young adults and kids. In the past few years, the retailer has … Read more

At the VMAs, Lil Nas X Confirms the Mullet Is the Hairstyle of the Moment

“I look a lil’ good?” Montero Lamar Hill, better known as Lil Nas X, jokingly asks MTV Video Music Awards Pre-Show host Jamila Mustafa on the red carpet at Barclay’s Center. The singer has swirled onto the screen in a curly, layered mullet that flows past the lapel of his sparkling lavender Atelier Versace look. … Read more

Nordstrom’s Tacey Powers on Evolving the Shoe Assortment – Footwear News

When Tacey Powers marked a milestone birthday during the pandemic, her husband opened the door of their Seattle-area home and took her out to the yard to see a parade of 40 cars filled with Nordstrom teammates there to celebrate her from a safe distance. “I was wearing a really spooky work-from-home outfit, so you … Read more

Inside “In America: A Lexicon of Fashion” With Andrew Bolton

Opening the exhibition on the heels of New York Fashion Week helps each garment feel even more alive. So does Bolton’s curation, which focuses on young or emerging designers and runway collections from the past seven-ish years. These are pieces that will still hang in visitors’ memories: Bella Hadid’s 2020 Off-White x Arc’teryx gown, Vittoria … Read more

How Nordstrom’s Anniversary Sale Became a Retail Phenomenon – Footwear News

In an industry filled with price promotions and shopping incentives, there’s nothing like Nordstrom’s Anniversary Sale. “Anniversary is an event of scarcity. That creates excitement,” said Jamie Nordstrom, president of stores. Nordstrom’s last Anniversary Sale ran from July 12 to Aug. 8, and each year after the event concludes, the retailer begins prepping for the … Read more

Your Sign’s Statement Print Look Based on Characters from SEX EDUCATION – THE YESSTYLIST – Asian Fashion Blog

Estimated Reading Time: 4 minutes Just a few days to go ‘til season three of Sex Education drops on Netflix! Based on the leaked teasers, it seems like the Moordale Secondary School students won’t be returning to the new school year with their signature colorful looks. So I took matters into my own hands and … Read more

KL business making and selling jelly mooncakes online

As someone of Chinese descent, during my childhood, I used to spend a few days in September with my cousins at my grandparents’ house celebrating the mid-autumn festival. We’d play with sparklers, hang tanglungs (paper lanterns), and indulge in lavish family feasts and mooncakes. But for Kimmy Woon and her family, September would mark the … Read more

Normani Wear Cropped White Leather Outfit & Pumps at MTV VMAs 2021 – Footwear News

Normani arrived inslick style at the 2021 MTV VMAs in Brooklyn on Sunday night. The musician hit the red carpet in a white leather set by Patrycja Pagas. Her ensemble featured a cropped jacket with bunched long sleeves and a sharp flared collar, as well as a cutout bodice and miniskirt. Her stylist, Kollin Carter, paired … Read more

Jennifer Lopez Wore a Revealing David Koma Look at the VMAs

Hold up: wasn’t J.Lo in Venice like, yesterday?  Apparently, the multi-talented Lopez also possesses the power of flight—or at least the ability to evade jetlag. Fresh from the red carpets of the Venice Film Festival with her confirmed new beau, Ben Affleck, Jennifer Lopez surprised fans at the 2021 MTV Video Music Awards in Brooklyn, … Read more