FENGYI TAN IS A WOMENSWEAR BRAND BASED IN LONDON AND SHANGHAI AND FOUNDED BY FENGYI TAN, A GRADUATE OF THE ROYAL COLLEGE OF ART IN 2015. FENGYI TAN'S GRADUATE COLLECTION CREATES A UNIQUE AESTHETIC BASED ON THE INTERACTION OF SPACE, MOVEMENT AND THE BODY, CAPTURING THE 'MOMENT OF MOVEMENT' THROUGH A PROCESS OF CREATIVE COLLABORATION AND INSPIRATION WITH CONTEMPORARY DANCE CHOREOGRAPHY. THE GRADUATE COLLECTION RECEIVED CRITICAL ACCLAIM FOR ITS 'STARTLING IMPACT' AND 'EXPERIMENTATION WITH MOVEMENT AND ELASTICITY' (VOGUE), AND FEATURED IN OTHER ONLINE PUBLICATIONS SUCH AS DAZED AND DEZEEN.

FENGYI TAN'S NEW COLLECTION IS THE NEXT STAGE IN THIS CONCEPT OF THE BODY IN MOVEMENT, COMBINING ELEGANT GEOMETRIC SHAPES WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR ELASCTICITY AND LUSTRE IN FABRIC. FENGYI TAN SEEKS TO CREATE A UNIQUE AESTHETIC FOR MODERN AND INDEPENDENT WOMEN BY EXPLORING NEW RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN BOTH THE VISUAL AND PERFORMATIVE ARTS AND FASHION.

 

 

ONE OF THE MOST ANTICIPATED SHOWS DURING LONDON FASHION WEEK, FASHION SCOUT’S ONES TO WATCH IS INSTRUMENTAL IN RAISING THE PROFILE OF EMERGING DESIGN ON A GLOBAL SCALE. FENGYI TAN WAS SELECTED FROM A SHORTLIST OF 50 EMERGING DESIGNERS BY A PANEL OF INDUSTRY EXPERTS WHICH THIS SEASON INCLUDED MARTYN ROBERTS FASHION SCOUT’S FOUNDER AND DIRECTOR , HILARY ALEXANDER OBE, CRAIG SPELLAR, AND OUR ONES TO WATCH STYLIST, REBEKAH ROY.

 THE ONES TO WATCH DESIGNERS PRESENTED THEIR NEW COLLECTIONS IN A CATWALK SHOWCASE AS WELL AS BEING PART OF FASHION SCOUT’S DESIGNER EXHIBITION DURING LONDON FASHION WEEK. ONES TO WATCH IS DESIGNED TO SUPPORT EMERGING DESIGNERS, DEVELOP BUSINESS INTERNATIONALLY AND GENERATE MAXIMUM MEDIA AND BUYER ATTENDANCE. THE ONES TO WATCH CATWALK WAS HELD AT THE ICONIC FREEMASONS’ HALL, COVENT GARDEN, ON SATURDAY 20TH FEBRUARY 2016 AT 11.30, DURING FASHION SCOUT’S 20TH SEASON. 

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