Oyster #98 Trend Report: China Girl
Silk-satin cheongsams, gold appliqué, Chinoiserie dragon motifs.
Designers looked to the Far East for inspiration for the Fall/Winter 2012 season. From Jason Wu to Dries Van Noten, elements of traditional Eastern costume were scattered throughout — be it silk-satin cheongsams, elaborate gold appliqué, or embroidered Chinoiserie motifs of dragons and phoenixes.
Photography: Sonny Vandevelde