Shanghai-based designer Grace Chen, whose haute couture styles are worn by Oprah Winfrey, Helen Mirren and China’s First Lady, will be showing a collection of fifty dresses at Lancaster House in London on June 11th.
As well as professional models, the catwalk features dazzling aristocratic amateurs of all ages and will be closed by Princess Olga Romanoff, descendant of the Russian Tsars, wearing a dress especially created for her.
Following the Grace Chen fashion show and Reception, there will be the 21st Russian Summer Ball. Since its foundation in 1996, the Russian Summer Ball has become a permanent fixture on the London’s social scene. Guests of honour have included many members of the famous Romanoff dynasty (the Imperial Russian Royal Family) as well as member of other European royal families and international celebrities.
Grace Chen targets the professional business woman with her made-to-order outfits which range from elegant evening gowns and cocktail dresses, to chic day and business wear. In China, Grace has observed in her wealthy clients the gradual but momentous move from luxury Western branded fashion, to the more unique and self-defining designs which the Grace Chen brand delivers. Due to her growth in popularity, Grace Chen is currently implementing her plans to open a flagship store in Shanghai this year.
Read more about Grace’s success at http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/fashion-watches/article/1681903/grace-chen-bespoke-designer-chinas-powerful-women-look