The 5-day show – with headliners corresponding to internationally acclaimed Indian-American Naeem Khan, Beijing-primarily based haute couturier Guo Pei and London-based mostly Malaysian designer Han Chong – has thirteen home-grown names on its roster, out of the overall of 22. The committee additionally disclosed that president of the World Indigenous Trend Council, Arwin Sharma, who first appointed Elaina as a member of the council which consists of 14 members from seven continents – has prolonged an invite to BIF Week to attend the World Indigenous Vogue Week in Seychelles Island in October, and display Sabah’s personal vogue designers and handicraft makers in a special Borneo showcase.
Designer Glori Tsui is the brainchild behind local sustainable womenswear label Methodology Drawing on her background in illustration and Cubism inspiration, Tsui’s signature design ethos is to create transformable designs that may be worn time after time.
Drawing inspiration from architectural silhouettes, the native label affords sturdy, sensuous designs that continuously push the envelope – be it structured slip attire with asymmetrical hems, boxy overcoats with textural details or the perfect vermillion two-piece impressed by historical rock formations in China.
Formerly a model and now the pressure behind the Singapore label that is gaining traction on a world stage, here’s how Scott-Blackhall’s diversified experiences in the trend trade has bore fruit: In a nicely-calibrated mix of wardrobe staples peddling the androgynous slash mannequin-off-responsibility look.
KOTA KINABALU: The Borneo Indigenous Vogue (BIF) Week 2017 will likely be held on May thirteen-14, on the Grand Ballroom of Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa to allow local designers to showcase their creativity – the combination of contemporary and ethnic in cultural artwork data.