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Asian Designers To Consider For Your Wedding Gown

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If you’re like the rest of us who have been dreaming about our wedding day since we were girls, chances are you’ve also been dreaming about the perfect dress to wear. For your special day, have you already decided which designer will weave your dream gown into reality? Well here’s a nice thought: Asia is actually home to the most talented and most sought-after wedding gown designers from all over the world so there’s definitely no dearth of talent when it comes to making your dream wedding dress come true. Here are some Clozette’s favourite designers which we believe would make you “say yes to the dress!”

India’s Sabyasachi Mukherjee

Indian weddings are considered to be one of the most beautiful and colourful events to ever happen in the country which is why finding the right designer to complement this momentous event is quite important in Indian culture. Designers from India are not just skilled when it comes to the execution of one’s wedding gown, they are also learned to the culture and style that’s reminiscent of every region. If you wish to get it right especially if you’re planning to hold an unforgettable Indian wedding then Sabyasachi Mukherjee is definitely the label for you. Mukherjee is quite known for his intricate and exquisite designs which make use of dyeing fabric to suit the needs and style of the bride.

Indonesia’s Sebastian Gunawan

Indonesia’s Sebastian Gunawan who designs and runs his clothing business along with wife Cristina Panarese, is one of the biggest names in high-end couture not only in his home country but in Asia as well. Recognized as the Best Couture House in Indonesia by the Asian Couture Federation, Sebastian’s gown is known for its soft silhouettes and meticulous embroidery that makes sure whoever wears his gown will truly stand out.

Thailand’s Vatit Itthi

This label is slowly making waves in the West for its modern designs and has already graced international runways so having your gown made in this fashion house is already a statement of the bride’s style and taste. Vatit Itthi is known for its figure-flattering gowns that are modern with strong, minimalist details. It is especially known for using Thai silk and makes use of handmade garland neckpieces to complement the clothes.

Philippines' Mark Bumgarner

Mark Bumgarner is already establishing his name in the world of haute couture. This former racing enthusiast went from track to runway pretty quick thanks to his beautiful ballgowns with a modern twist and is known for dressing up stars like former Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach. He describes his creation as both dramatic with hints of a classic silhouette that make every bride the centre of attention during her most special event.

Singapore’s Love, Yu

Love, Yu by Eelyn Tang is the ultimate wedding dress dream in Singapore because of her elegant yet unique approach to that special dress. Aside from her unique bridal vision that’s been described as perfect for boho brides who have a specific wedding entourage in mind, the design house also offers what is known as “artisanal wedding dresses” or designs with intricate cuts and details that are sure to make every modern bride glowing during her big day.

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