- Two-time Olympic gold medalist Chloe Kim has designed a full collection of snowboard apparel and accessories for sportswear brand Roxy.
- The Chloe Kim Signature collection, which was launched globally on the brand’s website on Nov. 9, features colorful pullover jackets, full-zip jackets, insulated snow pants and technical snow pants, among others.
- Kim told Forbes that designing clothes was “something I always wanted to do and it was such a dream of mine and for it to finally happen when I was 19, I was just so excited.”
- In an interview with Bazaar, she revealed that the inspiration to incorporate “pastel and fun colors” in her first collection came after fashion designer Cynthia Rowley advised her to make things that she would want.
Olympic snowboarding star Chloe Kim is now officially a fashion designer.
Issey Miyake, the influential Japanese fashion designer known for his pleated style creations and Steve Job’s signature black turtleneck, died of liver cancer at 84 years old on Friday.
A private funeral service was held with his friends and family, his office stated. Per Miyake’s wishes, a memorial ceremony will not be held.
“Project Runway” Season 2 winner and Houston-based fashion designer Chloe Dao has turned her passion for sewing into a cause for healthcare workers in need of masks from the COVID-19 shortage.
Dao closed her 20-year-old Rice Village boutique store last Tuesday, offering shopping by appointment only.