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9 Hottest Asian Designers You Must Know

Stars on the rise

Southeast Asia’s fashion scene is beginning to catch up to the West’s – and we’re not complaining! Here are the rising designers from different parts of the region you should definitely watch out for, courtesy of

Ong Shunmugam

Malaysian-born, Singapore-based Priscilla Shunmugam created Ong Shunmugam to cater to modern women who are still in touch with their history and culture. Her designs are the result of a beautiful marriage between the old (traditional textile techniques) and the new (modern design).

Ving Ming

Moved by the avant-garde spirit but grounded by practicality and functionality, Singaporean-born, Malaysia-based Ving Ming launched his namesake label to express his edgy creativity through handmade shoes.

Anniesa Hasibuan

Last year, Anniesa Hasibuan put Muslimah fashion on the world map when she showcased the first ever all-hijab fashion show at New York Fashion Week.

(Cover photo from: @anniesahasibuanofficial)

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