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"Tradition x Modernity : The makings of a Khu Khu fan in 7 Steps"

"Tradition x Modernity : The makings of a Khu Khu fan in 7 Steps"

Making a fan in the traditional way is a fascinating, long and complex process. In order to shed some light on this wonderful artistry take a look at the following 7 steps for a better understanding of how it works. 

Step One - Wood heated in an oven in a block. 

All fans start out as a humble block of wood. Khu Khu fans use a beautiful MONGAL wood which has a lovely, rich, deep brown colour with a pretty grain. 

Mongol Wood Warmed in the Oven to prepare for slicing.

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Currently stocked in SELFRIDGES. Splendid!

#selfridges #logo #khukhu #fans #popup #lowergroundfloor #summer #2017

Khu Khu are proud to announce that they are now on sale in Selfridges. Great news!  We are honoured to sit amongst some other luscious products in the brilliant beach and summer pop up on the lower group floor of contemporary accessories. Go and get yours first and be Selfridges Summer Ready, which is clearly the only ready to be! 

FANS UP.

Summer time commences.

 


London Fashion Week - Khu Khu at The Strand Gallery

London Fashion Week  - Khu Khu at The Strand Gallery

It was a whirlwind fashion week in London as usual... and temperatures were soaring! (perfect Khu Khu weather) The Flight of Fancy collection was on show at the Strand Gallery for a week - a fabulous central London showroom to present the SS/17 fans to national and international buyers, with new agents, ThreadNotBare.. I'm looking forward to sharing the updates from that with you soon, but for now here's an insiders peek at what they saw... xThe Strand Gallery -The Khu Khu Showroom for London Fashion WeekThe Strand Gallery - a stone's throw away from Covent Garden

 


New Agents - Thread Not Bare

New Agents  - Thread Not Bare

Another exciting step for Khu Khu - We are very happy to announce that we now have new super-star UK agents, ThreadNotBare on board. Introducing us to the best fan-friendly retailers for SS/17, they've been super busy already showing the fans in London and Paris.. (see separate blog post for pics of the London Fashion Week showroom and event photos.) Thread Not Bare come with a wealth of experience and I am looking forward to where the future takes us!

For all wholesale enquiries please contact Anna Cohen anna@threadnotbare.com

And you can also buy certain ranges from the Flight of Fancy...


Now Stocking with Wolf and Badger!

Now Stocking with Wolf and Badger!

Great news for Khu Khu... we have been chosen to stock with Wolf and Badger  - the well renowned home for new independent designers and brands, super exciting!

You can check out our products over on the lovely swish website which amongst other things, lets you zoom in on the products, and there is a 'meet the designer' section which will feature Khu Khu shortly. 

Go khu khu x wolf and badger!  Feels great to be on board. 

https://www.wolfandbadger.com/uk/designers/khu-khu/