yang li


Kathryn Bowen is making slow, slow fashion

The Canadian designer and Yang Li alum talks sustainability, power dressing and how her grandparents have inspired her designs.
Zoë Kendall

yang li collaborates with jesus and mary chain in SS20 paris spectacular

The designer continues to break down the barriers of the fashion show.
Felix Petty

exclusive: the new samizdat collection by designer yang li

We spoke to the designer about his industrial metal inspirations and why the label is like a fictional band.
Clementine de Pressigny

yang li's spring/summer 17 school daze

This season Yang Li took us on a youthful and nostalgic trip through the dress codes of growing up.
i-D Staff

at paris fashion week there's no business like show business

The ladies who lunch were out in force on the second day of Paris shows as Maison Margiela, Dries Van Noten, Rochas and Yang Li tackled a twisted sense of Old Hollywood glamour.
Anders Christian Madsen

can fashion still have a political ambition?

In 2003, i-D asked two hundred fashion designers if fashion can have a political ambition. It was the Blair years and Katharine Hamnett sent models down the catwalk wearing T-shirts that read, ‘STOP WAR, BLAIR OUT’ in protest of the invasion of Iraq...
i-D Team

yang li autumn/winter 15

Sculptured silhouettes and metallic sheens were the order of the day over at Yang Li. From stiff hems to crinkled cascades, Li’s aluminium-injected fabric provided high drama, with each garment appearing to be frozen mid-movement, while his palette of...
i-D Team
fashion interviews

hostem's christmas gift guide

Santa baby, just slip something from Hostem under the tree, for me! For the second installation of our Christmas Gift Guide series, we asked the east London boutique's head menswear buyer Alex Wysman and chief womenswear buyer Christie Fels to handpick...
i-D Team

pfw: yang li spring/summer 15

This was a brighter and breezier Yang Li collection where the gloom the designer does so well was more spelled out – quite literally – in the slogans paraded in procession on t-shirts.
Anders Christian Madsen

young designer, yang li, creates for the skater in all of us

Still only 26, Yang Li is a fresh young voice amongst all the superstars of Paris Fashion Week. We shot his laid-back, baggy spring/summer 14 collection on teen model Angie Sherbourne from The Smell of Us - the new Larry Clark movie about young skaters...
Felicity Kinsella
Think Pieces

made in china: the plight of a chinese fashion fan

Patriotism is sometimes blinding. But to borrow and twist a quote from Synecdoche, New York (R.I.P. Philip Seymour Hoffman), "Knowing that you don't know is the first and the most essential step to knowing, you know?” Fashion writer Adam Chinese Symbol...
i-D Team