New York Fashion brand, HIROMI ASAI, has been developing menswear made entirely from Japanese kimono textiles since 2017. HIROMI ASAI showcases the Spring/Summer 2023 collection on the catwalk at New York Fashion Week with designers from Flying Solo on Saturday, September 10, 2022. This collection is called THE KIMONO, entirely inspired by traditional Japanese craftsmanship. The show is streamed live on Instagram @flyingsolonyc.
NEW YORK, September 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — New York based fashion brand, HIROMI ASAI, (www.hiromiasainy.com) attempted to revive the essence of the Japanese kimono for modern luxury fashion. The designer, Hiromi Asai, first presented kimonos at New York Fashion Week in 2016. Next, HIROMI ASAI develops menswear in Japanese Kimono textiles, which was presented at Pitti Uomo, Fashion New York Week, Miami Swim Week and/or Paris Fashion Week every season since 2017. Recently in September 2022Hiromi Asai was interviewed and her challenge to evolve the kimono into haute couture was featured in the article by The Japan timethe first English newspaper Japanin connection with the “Kimono Style” exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of the Art in New York (www.japantimes.co.jp/culture/2022/09/03/arts/kimono-style).
HIROMI ASAI belongs to the boutique and showroom in SoHo, New York; fly alone (flyingsolo.nyc), which showcases independent and emerging fashion brands, and is becoming the largest fashion and retail platform in the United States for independent designers.
HIROMI ASAI presents the Spring/Summer 2023 (SS23) collection on the runway at the Flying Solo New York Fashion Week Show from 10 p.m. Eastern Time, Saturday, September 10, 2022. The title of the collection is “LE KIMONO”. HIROMI ASAI respects Japanese tradition and evolves traditional Japanese textiles into global haute couture through progressive shapes with all the details inspired by the kimono. Japanese artisans, who usually make authentic Kimono textiles through various traditional techniques, and Hiromi Asai have developed new textiles for this collection. The collection was designed by unparalleled Japanese techniques. The whole collaboration has enabled HIROMI ASAI to create luxury haute couture with unique textiles and sophisticated designs.
The show takes place in person at SoHo Rooftop at New Yorkbut this show is also streamed live on Instagram (instagram.com/flyingsolonyc), beginning at 10 p.m. ET on Saturday September 102022.
“I am very happy to show our new collection. This collection was named LE KIMONO, because we created this collection as the culmination of what we have been doing for several years.” Mrs. Hiromi Asai said. “We are always respectful of the Japanese tradition, but I believe that the essence of kimono lies in the fabrics rather than the shape. I am convinced that we can finally evolve traditional Japanese textiles into the luxury haute couture that people all over the world love and enjoy wearing.”
After New York Fashion Week, HIROMI ASAI’s Spring-Summer 2023 collection is presented at Paris Fashion Week on October 2, 2022. The entire HIROMI ASAI Spring/Summer 2023 collection debuts at Flying Solo in New York after all these presentations in mid-October 2022.
DETAILED SHOW INFORMATION
HIROMI ASAI @ Flying Solo
Spring/Summer 2023, Flying Solo Show at New York Fashion Week
Date and time: Saturday, September 10, 2022; 10 p.m. Eastern Time
Location: rooftop of SoHo, Manhattan, New York (by invitation only)
HIROMI ASAI WEB AND SOCIAL MEDIA
Flying Solo HIROMI ASAI online store: https://flyingsolo.nyc/designer/hiromi-asai
SOURCE HIROMI ASAI – Mode & Classic LLC