Alexander Wang: The Documentary

An inside look into the innovative mind of iconic young fashion designer Alexander Wang.


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Alexander Wang is the Chinese-American designer known for his wearable ready-to-wear and accessory collections with a gothic twist, his laid back T by Alexander Wang youth range, his collaborations with adidas Originals and H&M, and of course his stint as creative irector of Balenciaga.

Wang graduated from Parsons in New York (where his label is now based) and launched his eponymous womenswear line back in 2005, and since then has created countless collections with his classic tropes of unisex silhouettes, dominantly black color palette and casual urban styling.

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Ruth MacGilp is an Edinburgh based student and blogger. She's a activist for all things ethical in the fashion industry, as well as supporting the #shopsmall and #shoplocal movements through her work.
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