Press Release – NYFW September 2023 Runway

18, Sep, 2023 | News

Spiritual Awakening on the runway at New York Fashion Week 9 September 2023

NEW YORK CITY (9 September 2023) – Singaporean/ Thai designer Jocelyn Ng’s label JOCCELYN brings Spiritual Awakening to the runway at New York Fashion Week on 9 September 2023.

JOCCELYN dressed Dallas-based country singer Brett Landin in the Life Story Jacket, the esteemed guest for the runway show. Structural and angular, the Life Story Jacket celebrates the fashion journey of designer Jocelyn Ng with a self-portrait, archetypes and Basquiat-esque graffiti prints. Brett and Jocelyn were interviewed by Elle Magazine and Flying Solo at the event.

Fashion designer Jocelyn Ng (left) and Country singer Brett Landin (right) on the red carpet at the Flying Solo NYFW show on 9 September 2023

Fashion designer Jocelyn Ng (middle) and Country singer Brett Landin (right) interviewed by Elle Magazine

Fashion designer Jocelyn Ng (middle) and Country singer Brett Landin (right) interviewed by Flying Solo

JOCCELYN’s Annual Collection 2023, aptly titled Spiritual Awakening, is a deep reflection on the human process of self-discovery. It aims to capture the emotions and changes the mind and body experiences, as well as the journey of this process. It is inspired by the journey of achieving inner peace by connecting with spirituality, and consequently embodies the emotions and discoveries experienced in this process of mental and spiritual transformation.

Each outfit is presented on the runway in a manner that reflects its inspiration, as shown below.

The Awakening Dress

Model: Kayla Wang

The Bliss Dress

Model: Lauren Sweeney

The Dark Night Coat Dress

Model: Krysta Bonilla

The Void Pantsuit and The Infinity Hat

Model: Jenna Dalanyi

The Groundedness Dress

Model: Karyl Mcfarquhar

The Purpose Matching Set

Model: Natosha Jordon

The Authentic Self Dress

Model: June Ramadhan

The Enlightenment Dress

Model: Braeden Summer

About the label

JOCCELYN is a couture womenswear fashion label comprising a curated mix of bold statement pieces and elevated classics, with a focus on the designer’s paintings as prints. The Joccelyn aesthetic defines transcendent elegance while striking a balance between femininity and boldness. Governed by art, quality and craftsmanship, the brand’s pieces are designed to stand the test of time and can be seen as heirloom pieces passed from one generation to the next. The brand’s signature design service, Wear Your Story – customise your dress, perfect your fit, personalise your art, embodies the ultimate bespoke experience for its clientele.

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Photo credits

Photographer: Brian Ach (Getty Images)

Makeup and Hair Artist: New York Makeup Academy

Stylist: Angelica Cueva

Models as credited above


Contact details


Jocelyn Ng

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