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Asian Americans in the Fashion Industry

This awesome event is happening tomorrow (Sunday) in NYC. Go if you can!APAAM press version.jpg It's organized by Miss Couturable herself, Noel Duan, who says: "This is a mega-panel discussion with top Asian American figures in the fashion industry in order to promote the education and discussion of fashion and careers in fashion. In accordance to this year's theme, 'Deeper,' we hope to dive deeper into exploring the different ways in which Asian Americans have made revolutionary contributions. Our confirmed panelists are: SuChin Pak, MTV Correspondent (Moderator) Humberto Leon, Creative Director and Co-Founder of Opening Ceremony Carol Lim, CEO and Co-Founder of Opening Ceremony Joe Zee, Creative Director of ELLE Tina Chai, Stylist & Columbia College alumna Phillip Lim, Fashion Designer Patrick Li, Creative Director of Li, Inc Ujjwala Raut, Supermodel EJ Samson, Online Editor of Teen Vogue Arabelle Sicardi, Fashion Blogger Aya T. Kanai, Stylist "A portion of the ticket proceeds (it's only $5/ticket!) will be donated to Tibetan Village Project to help the victims of the recent Yushu earthquake in China. "Tickets can be purchased online and the Facebook Event is here." Happy Saturday!