In the wake of the troubling rise in Asian hate crimes following the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s more important than ever to celebrate the beauty and strength of Asian culture. Our latest editorial shoot aims to do just that, showcasing the resilience and grace of Asian heritage through the lens of fashion, architecture, and natural beauty.
Against the backdrop of a historic venue, our purposeful styled shoot brings together elements of traditional Asian culture and modern fashion to create a visual narrative of empowerment and solidarity. From the intricate designs of the venue’s architecture to the lush flora that surrounds it, every detail pays homage to the rich tapestry of Asian history and natural beauty.
The fashion featured in our editorial reflects the beauty and strength of Asian heritage, with garments that blend traditional elements with contemporary flair. From elegant silk dresses adorned with intricate embroidery to sleek tailored suits in vibrant hues, each ensemble tells a story of resilience and pride.
But it’s not just the fashion that takes center stage in our editorial – the venue itself becomes a canvas for celebrating Asian culture. With its ornate details and historical significance, it serves as a reminder of the enduring legacy of Asian architecture and craftsmanship.
In addition to the venue and fashion, our editorial also showcases the beauty of natural elements, from the delicate blossoms of cherry trees to the serene beauty of a koi pond. These elements not only add visual interest to the shoot but also speak to the deep connection between Asian culture and the natural world.
Finally, our editorial wouldn’t be complete without highlighting the unique clay stationery designs that tie everything together. Inspired by historical cultural elements, these one-of-a-kind creations add a touch of elegance and authenticity to the shoot, reinforcing the message of resilience and pride.
As we navigate through challenging times, it’s important to remember the strength and beauty that can be found in diversity and cultural heritage. Through our fashion editorial, we hope to inspire others to celebrate and embrace the richness of Asian culture, while also standing in solidarity against hate and discrimination.
Join us in celebrating resilience, beauty, and strength – because together, we are stronger.
Creative Team:Photography – PV Cobia Photography – @pscobia
Planner – Your Plan A Events – @yourplanaevents
Dress – Cinq – @shop_cinq
Venue – Meadowlark 1939 – @meadowlark1939
Model – Arah Cho – @hey0arah @saltmodel
Makeup –Imongination – @imongination
Hair – Marjan Nadir – @marjanxmakeup
Florals – Amelia Rose Floral – @ameliarosefloral
Stationery – One Creative Factory – @onecreative_factory
Tabletop Rentals – TableMade – @tablemadeco
Furniture Rentals – Milieu Decor – @milieu.decor
Cake – Not Your Nana’s Bakery – @notyournanasbakery