THISNORTHAT from CHINA Wednesday 21 November 2018 at Dubai Design District 10:00 PM
Lin Yu Bo and Tan Li Chen met in Istituto Marangoni Milan campus. Upon graduating in the year ’15, they started their label THISNORTHAT. The duo each come from different countries, China and Malaysia, respectively. With different cultural backgrounds, they were able to have common interests yet their views differ. However, the contrast has developed a tasteful chemistry between the two and from then on the partnership took off. Together, they devote themselves to exploring fashion’s contradictions that brings cohesiveness to forming a new genre. THISNORTHAT signifies the different possibilities that have no boundaries, no labelling, no rules and no gender.
THISNORTHAT interestingly presents a childlike sense that comes along with an adult vision in response to some of the serious social problems of this era. By combining the social phenomenon with personal experiences as inspirations,
THISNORTHAT dedicated to using clothing as media to study the connection between fashion and spiritual abundance.