Fairy Tales: The Fashion Misfit of China
Fairy Wang may be a working class girl from rural China, she thinks she’s the next Coco Chanel.
After posting her eccentric designs on Weibo, China’s largest social media site, Fairy becomes an overnight internet celebrity.
But fame comes at a price for this misunderstood fashion misfit, as she quickly becomes a target for cyberbullies.
Filmmaker Rongfei Guo befriends Fairy and joins the unlikely designer’s very first fashion show, as well as a foray into Shanghai’s fashion scene.
|Filmmaker Rongfei Guo poses in a creation by Fairy Wang [Screengrab/Al Jazeera]|
Source: Al Jazeera