This season (his seventh) saw Ryan Lo turn introspective, getting to grips with his heritage but also marking ten years of living in London. “It was about my childhood memories,” he said backstage. “It’s like revisiting all these things as a new person.”
Lo has always drawn on fiction and fantasy to create his characters, from SS16’s iridescent mermaids to AW15’s brooding Anna Kareninas. Similarly, this collection was based on a plethora of references, including Mulan, 30s Shanghai, and Chinese TV drama My Little Princess.
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