NOUVELLE VIE: A BRIDAL AND EVENING WEAR FASHION SHOW

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SINGAPORE – Filled with unique charm and ambience, the grand old CHIJMES Hall may function as a wedding venue on a typical day. But 9 March 2016 saw the hall transforming into an exquisite runway for a bridal and evening wear fashion showcase. Entitled ‘Nouvelle Vie’, the event was organised by Raffles Singapore’s Fashion Marketers as pat of their Fashion Coordination and Promotion … Read More

EN ROUTE TO GREATER SUCCESS

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SRI LANKA – Fashion was recently the talk of the town in Colombo as the city held its 13th Fashion Week in February 2016. Powered by HSBC International, Colombo Fashion Week has been Sri Lanka’s premier platform for fashion design since the year 2003. Its key vision is to create a global impact with the Sri Lankan fashion design industry … Read More

AN INSIGHT INTO THE WORLD OF FASHION

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HONG KONG – Fashion is highly significant in Hong Kong. It boosts one of the largest manufacturing sectors in the clothing industry and garment trading companies are experienced in quality control, clothing designs and international regulations. With such high importance, it is no surprise that a number of potentials aspire to be fashion designers. On 17 February 2016, Raffles Hong … Read More

SHINING IN THE SPOTLIGHT

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MALAYSIA – The Kuala Lumpur Fashion Weekend (KLFWKND) has been a huge attraction among Malaysian fashion devotees in recent years. With the aim of developing and raising awareness and recognition of fashion in Malaysia, the event serves as a platform for both seasoned and blooming fashion designers to raise standards and push boundaries. Apart from current international seasonal collections, the … Read More

KEEPING KEEPERS AFRESH

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SINGAPORE – Yet another collaboration with Keepers, Raffles Singapore’s Fashion Marketers gave this pop-out store a new look to welcome the new year. The Keepers: Singapore Designer Collective is a Singapore showcase of over 50 Singapore designers and artisans across diverse disciplines, including fashion, accessories, furniture, home wares, perfume, and food and beverage. Since the first collaboration with Keepers, Raffles Singapore … Read More

AN INTERACTIVE JOURNEY AT HERMES SHOWCASE

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SINGAPORE – To supplement the students understanding of the Leather Industry, production, and heritage of the House of Hermes, Fashion Design students were brought by Raffles Creative Practitioner Brian William FORST to Hermes Leather Forever Exhibition at ArtScience Museum on 26 and 27 November 2015. The main purpose of the field trip was to prepare the students for their final … Read More

BIOLAGE REINVENTION

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INDONESIA – Raffles Surabaya has once again successfully collaborated with industry heavyweight L’Oreal for “Matrix Trend 2015 – Biolage Reinvention”, further cementing its valued partnership with the iconic brand through an exciting fashion and hair show. Themed “Four Seasons of Loneliness” and held at the Harris Hotel Surabaya on 3 November 2015, the budding creative talents of our Raffles Fashion Designers … Read More

NEW GENERATIONS, NEW STYLES

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MALAYSIA – As fashion evolves, there is an essentiality to be constantly on par with the latest and newest trends. Cities around the world vie to establish themselves as fashion capitals and Malaysia is one example who are working towards it. With the Kuala Lumpur Fashion Weekend (KLFWKND), its objective is to develop and raise awareness and recognition of Malaysia … Read More

BEYOND CLASSROOM LEARNING

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SINGAPORE – Field trips, beyond the classroom learning is one of Raffles Singapore’s multi-faceted learning approaches where Raffles Fashion Marketers have a taste of converting classroom learning into the real-world applications. To prepare Raffles Fashion Marketers for the industry world, Raffles Creative Practitioners, Joyce LAI brought 18 of them to Hong Kong for a merchandise sourcing and buying trip on … Read More

SHINING AT SURABAYA FASHION WEEK

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INDONESIA – An amazing array of creative talent was once again showcased by Raffles Surabaya, this time at the Surabaya Fashion Week 2015, held at the Grand City Mall on the 10th of October, in celebration of the city’s 722nd anniversary. As one of the largest cities in the country, Surabaya holds a crucial role in the development of Indonesia’s … Read More