ASEAN Fashion Designers and Brands. ASEAN Fashion Designers Showcase has been developed to help raise awareness and appreciation for the unique style and diversity in the ASEAN (South East Asia) region and to promote greater cross-cultural, creative collaboration. To achieve mainstream regional awareness for fashion designers and models while nurturing up-and-coming, local fashion designers and models. This showcase also aims to foster a deeper understanding and appreciation of the fashion industry in the region. This showcase has also been developed to mentor fashion designer students so that they can find their design direction in the near future.
ASEAN Fashion Designers Showcase (AFDS) 2017
ASEAN Fashion Designers Showcase (AFDS). Following the great debut success last year (2016), this year’s turnout was astonishing, with over hundred invited guests gracing the highly anticipated event. AFDS is a melting pot of various unique and carefully curated couture designs and ready to wear collections by established ASEAN designers. AFDS was created with an aim to help raise awareness and appreciation for the fashion industry in the ASEAN regions and to promote greater cross-cultural and creative collaboration while achieving mainstream regional awareness for fashion designers and models. Many audiences around the world were able to witness the event despite not being at the show, as AFDS had a live streaming of the runway show via Runway Moda, a platform that reaches out to 100,000 across the globe. This platform also allows viewers to purchase the runway pieces from the AFDS designers immediately.
Fashion in ASEAN Nations – South East Asia
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