I went to Bazaar Fashion Festival 2014 on Thursday to watch ESMOD's fashion show.
ESMOD is an international fashion design school that has 23 branches in 15 countries all over the world. This year, ESMOD Jakarta participates again in joining the biggest annual event BAZAAR Fashion Festival 2014. The alumni that joins the fashion show are the people that has extraordinary talents with their own individual characteristics on each of the collection.
Here are the pictures and description of the theme from each of the designers:
Bold Session by Erika Ardianto
An alumni of ESMOD Jakarta year 1997 pulls "Bold Session" theme that has strong pattern and details along with bold colors. This woman ready to wear collection features tops, dresses, pants that has different type of shades of blue color on their design.
Ashur is the inspiration for Khanaan's collection for Bazaar Fashion Festival 2014. Assyrian or Ashur is an empire during the Mesopotamia era. Khanaan wants to show tribal accent on her collection without losing the luxury and elegant touch that we can see through the use of batik material which is the main element on each of the designs, and also the placement of details that resembles ancient Assyria sculpture.
Minimalist Monochromatic by Silvy Dwianti
After researching based on Trend Forecast for SS2015, Vy by Silvy launched a collection called "Minimalist Monochromatic" for their Spring/Summer 2015 that take inspiration from cutting multifunction and also textured fabric from modern architecture building with edgy style, sporty, and chic.
Inflorescence by Michelle Maitlin
Inspired from a botanical illustration collage that combines the beauty of nature with human figure. Cutting technique becomes the main keyword for this collection along with chic florescence application.
HOPE by Rebecca Marsauli
This collection tells a story about life, dream, and fear in life. Pure white nuance. neutral, light red, and ocean blue play a part in the collection. Details like cuttings and embroideries give out emotion, power, and weakness, even sadness and grief that connect with human feeling.
LADYVOO by Vonny Kirana
LADYVOO collection features feminine cuts along with chic frilly ruffle designs that enhance women's body lines. This collection is inspired by the forming of pearl that starts with a dust which then turned into a high value pearl. Pastel cream colored with textured fabric and ruffles dominated the entire collection.
The Innocence of Nature by Vera Hailie
The innocence and plainness of nature that can be beautiful on itself without being too much has inspired Vera Hailie. For this collection, she focuses on the silhouette and details that are inspired by nature such as clouds, mountain, and waves. The design itself shows beauty from a unique angle.
La Silhoutte by Jeniven
For this Spring/Summer 2015 collection, Ginevra took "La Silhouette" as her theme and concept that is inspired by woman as a unique creature. Combination from variety of curves and edges in the collection contains meaning that woman is not a fragile creature but they have a strong soul.