BY : YUDHA BASKORO Jakarta Globe Thursday March 28, 2019
The annual Indonesia Fashion Week (IFW) 2019 is to be held for the eighth time on Wednesday (27/03) The show will be held at the Jakarta Convention Center (JCC) in South Jakarta. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
The opening ceremony of Indonesia Fashion Week 2019, which this year focuses on Kalimantan, took place at the Jakarta Convention Center on Wednesday. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
The opening ceremony of Indonesia Fashion Week 2019 took place at the Jakarta Convention Center on Wednesday.
A model wears a collection inspired by Dayak tribe shield motives during Indonesia Fashion Week 2019 in JCC, South Jakarta on Wednesday (27/03) This year, the biggest fashion show event in Indonesia emphasizes the culture of Borneo. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
A model wears a Dayak-inspired headdress. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
The country’s biggest fashion event, which this year focuses on Kalimantan, presented designs by stylist Caren Delano and 10 rising designers, who used environmentally friendly materials, such as woven fabrics, songket and batik from various parts of Indonesia, to promote sustainability in the country’s fashion industry.
Designer Poppy Dharsono and fashion stylist Caren Delano invited 10 rising Indonesian designers to put their creations on display as part of a collaboration. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
Models showcase collections from Carel Delano x 10 Indonesia designers in IFW 2019, at JCC, South Jakarta on Wednesday (27/03) They preserved cultural heritage of Borneo into fashion products. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
Indonesian models wear a ‘Cultural Values’ collections during the opening day of IFW 2019, in JCC, South Jakarta on Wednesday (27/03) Poppy Dharsono said that the fashion products has to give an impact for society. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
Cultural Values collections during IFW 2019 in JCC, South Jakarta on Wednesday (26/03) IFW is the reflection of Indonesia fashion world (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
Indigenous fauna and flora, and shield motives of the Dayak people of Borneo, served as inspiration for the designs, decorations and music highlighted during the exhibition.
Over the next five days, IFW 2019 will be enlivened by hundreds of fashion entrepreneurs and designers participating in various events and showing off hundreds of new creations.
From: JAKARTA GLOBE (Indonesia) Thursday March 28, 2019