After hitting number one at the box office, the movie ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ proves the impact of diversity in film. And for its September 2018 issue of Harper’s Bazaar US, the magazine spotlights four Asian style stars as well as the author of the film’s source material–Kevin Kwan. Photographed by Matthieu Salvaing, Heart Evangelista, Rachel and Michelle Yeoh as well as Feiping Chang pose in gorgeous couture designs. Fashion editor Cassie Anderson dresses the stylish group in the designs of Fendi Couture, Armani Privé, Giambattista Valli Haute Couture and more.
‘Crazy Rich Couture’ for Harper’s Bazaar US September 2018
Kevin Kwan on His Grandmother Wearing Couture
In the article, Kevin writes about his grandmother’s relationship to couture.
My grandmother’s behavior is similar to that of many Asian women who come from families who have dressed in couture for generations: They tend to be intensely private about it. The couture houses likewise remain as silent as the Sphinx, never discussing their clients, so a fascination remains. Who are these women who wear couture, who would buy a dress that costs more than a Range Rover?”