Malaysia Fashion Week Looking to Attract Indian Apparels Industry in its Second Year
MUMBAI: Coming back for a second year to continue its momentum in raising the bar of Malaysia’s diverse fashion industry, Malaysia Fashion Week (MFW) 2015, a collaborative effort between Malaysia’s national trade promotion agency MATRADE (Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation) and Malaysia’s leading fashion event organiser STYLO International, aims to boost the Malaysian fashion industry by propelling local fashion brands internationally, whilst elevating Malaysia into a major fashion hub both in Asia and globally.
The event will be held from 4th – 7th November 2015 in Kuala Lumpur through a series of ‘ground breaking’ fashion shows featuring designers from over 15 countries, a stylish gala event and a trade exhibition.
As a hub, a fashion place, MFW connects trade buyers, exhibitors and designers from the ASEAN Region and the world to source for, and showcase the latest in fashion, accessories, footwear, cosmetics and the likes.
MFW consists of three core components:
– Malaysia Fashion Showcase (MFS), and
– Mercedes-Benz STYLO Asia Fashion Week (MBSAFW)
– FACIT@INTRADE (short for Fashion, Art & Accessories, Cosmetics, Interior and Textile)
The fashion shows for Spring/Summer 2016 will feature Malaysian designers under the MFS banner, together with Asian designers under the MBSAFW banner. MFS unveils Malaysia’s best of the best collections and it’s a celebration of Malaysia’s fashion for the world. The MBSAFW is a joint collaborative effort between STYLO International and luxury automaker, Mercedes-Benz. MBSAFW will see more than 60 designers from over 15 Asian countries showcase their collection using MFW as its Asian platform. It is a trade fashion event headlined by ASIA for ASIA which portrays a fusion of Malaysian, Asian and Western influences.