The process of this collection began with the juxtoposing of fabrics, combining luxurious chiffons and silks with tough leathers and suedes. playing on the notion of feminine and masculine textiles. Niamh went on to look at vintage source pieces of classic cowboy clothing in which she was able to explore construction techniques, sillouhette shapes and specific detailing elements. From here, she began thinking how she could take these ordinary, workwear clothes and add an element of drag queen showbiz to them and therefore, classic tassels and fringing became elongated dripping diamonds, and appliques and embroidery designs were embellished in swarovski crystals. During the process of combining traditional menswear with modern streetwear, Zhang developed her streetwear range by merging different fabrics such as luxurious jacquard fabrics with rich stripe textures, representing the beauty and power of the movement of dancing. For this collection, Zhang has designed five different handmade bags to elevate each look to offer her collection additional characteristics. By incorporating traditional Japanese clothing Zhang merges East with West by showcasing hoodies with capes representing the straw hat in traditional Japanese outfits, she has successfully removed the boundary between contemporary and traditional wear.