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 cleo.com.sg.
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).
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.
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)