Momo Wang

Momo Wang is a designer whose collection The Third Hand is made up of 12 upcycled outfits made from second-hand clothing that she found at markets in her hometown of Jinzhou in China. the lookbook was photographed by Shuwei Liu in and around a little rural village in the mountains near her hometown.

“The basic idea is to do what I can to refresh, renew, re-animate precious second-hand materials, and eventually deliver the beauty in them by my realization, and eventually have more and more people doing the same, or at least thinking similarly. A French philosopher once talked about third hand, Jacques Derrida. I like hands.” *

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  • Reply Juanel Monday 14 January, 2013 at 2:36 pm

    This is just amazing. Thank you for sharing!

  • Reply lazy lisa Monday 14 January, 2013 at 3:35 pm

    this third hand concept is really great, and beautifully made ! even the lookbook photography is gorgeous

  • Reply Kelly Monday 14 January, 2013 at 5:39 pm

    Bravo! Btw, should look on MoMo’s lastest collection also!

  • Reply Pascal Monday 14 January, 2013 at 5:50 pm

    i love the pics and the hat

  • Reply The Wheats Monday 14 January, 2013 at 10:02 pm

    What fantastic textures! Very inspiring pieces with such an authentic feel.

  • Reply Yoli Monday 14 January, 2013 at 10:16 pm

    Exquisite! So glad a friend pointed me to this blog. What an amazing young woman.

  • Reply Jocy Tuesday 15 January, 2013 at 7:57 am

    I LOVE these images. Must re-blog.

  • Reply Lili Gabbiano Tuesday 15 January, 2013 at 8:03 am

    the lookbook is amazing and the clothes too

  • Reply Greta Tuesday 15 January, 2013 at 10:08 am

    Such beautiful photos! I just love the atmosphere and also the idea with upcycled materials. It makes so much sense to use old materials and bring them back to life again!
    Thanks for sharing!
    Have a nice day! :)

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  • Reply Iveth Wednesday 16 January, 2013 at 1:15 am

    This is amazing.

  • Reply Caroline Wednesday 16 January, 2013 at 3:11 am

    This is breathtaking–thank you so much.

  • Reply Momo Thursday 17 January, 2013 at 2:27 pm

    Thank you for sharing my work on your blog. Hope you ll like my new collection, will up date to my website soon. Have a nice day.

  • Reply Timi Thursday 17 January, 2013 at 5:57 pm

    Everything about this shoot is beautiful and dreamy!

  • Reply Cliva Sacani Monday 21 January, 2013 at 12:35 am

    I loved all: clothes, photos, model…Really amazing!

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  • Reply Anna Kreeger Sunday 3 February, 2013 at 7:55 pm

    Just so beautiful! I could pore over the clothes and the images all day. Has certainly brightened up a dull cold day in London.

  • Reply virgy Saturday 19 October, 2013 at 10:13 pm

    great and contemporary concept

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