Power house of international celebs like Zhang Ziyi party it up with local stars at old Kallang airport

18 April 2014 / 2 years 6 months ago

In a bid to distinguish themselves from others, US fashion brand Calvin Klein last Friday threw a multi-brand fashion party at the former Kallang Airport, which is currently an unoccupied hanger.

A power house of celebrities like Chinese star Zhang Ziyi, Korean actress Ryeo Won Jung, Hong Kong stars Louis Koo and Alex To and star of up-coming movie 50 Shades of Grey Dakota Johnson and her boyfriend, actor Jordan Masterson turned up to show support for the brand at the exotic location, reports AsiaOne.

While the international stars made a strong showing, local celebrities and fashion personalities Dick Lee, Tracy Phillips, designer Jo Soh also joined in the glitzy party. Former actress turned fitness personality, Wong Lilin, turned up alone. Shortly after she stepped off the "grey" carpet, her ex-husband Allan Wu arrived with a female star.

While the fashion event was held to celebrate the brand's continued global expansion, especially within Asia, and to mark the opening of four new Calvin Klein Collection stores in South-east Asia in 2014, it was Zhang Ziyi who seemed to steal the show with her grand entrance at around 9.30pm.

The award-winning actress wore a stunning gold-beaded long dress and was photographed on the "grey" carpet with Kevin Carrigan, creative director for Calvin Klein's platinum label, jeans and underwear.

The US fashion and lifestyle brand presented a unique concept house, which was a life-sized apartment with bedrooms, kitchen, party room with a pool table, and even a mini lap pool. It was designed by renowned architect Joshua Prince-Ramus, who sought to feature the brand's different labels and products in a one-of-a-kind architectural installation.

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