Oxford Fashion Studio PFW F/W 2019
Oxford Fashion Studio presents independent and emerging global fashion brands to press and stockists through a runway show platform around the world. Its team of curators reviews more than 40,000 designers a year issuing invitations to brands with original concepts to present their collections in the world’s four fashion capitals. They are experts on these cities and the global fashion currents that flow through them. OFS has produced over 100 runway shows presenting more than 6000 looks across New York, London, Milan and Paris. For more information please visit https://www.oxfordfashionstudio.com/ or follow along on Instagram at @oxfordfashionstudio.
based in Pakistan
Bridal Collection 2019
Syeda Amera is a Pakistani designer that has achieved global success with features British Vogue, Glamour UK and ELLE UK. The Bridal Collection ‘19 by Syeda Amera radiates style and significance in her approach to merge eastern values with modern ones. One of a kind, beautifully crafted bridals designed by Syeda Amera have set her aside not only in Pakistan, but also in Paris, Sydney, New York, Spain and Hong Kong. Her collection redefines ethnicity in the most elegant way. Rev up the level of style and glamour on your wedding with Syeda Amera’s Bridal Collection.
Tisharth by Shivani
based in India
Circle of Life
Tisharth by Shivani is a Pret clothing label by Shivani Jain that started in 2015. Her designs redefine modern functional wardrobe with easy and experimental silhouettes crafted in finest materials. Shivani wants to dress women of any age and shape. Her design aesthetics are appreciated because of their fabrics, cut, and color sensibilities. Tisharth’s designs are adored by women all over the world.
Maison Joan Dominique
based in New York City, USA
American-born Joan Dominique grew up in Arizona with a clear vision of becoming a fashion designer. The designer was trained at Parsons the New School for Design and at the age of 22, Joan Dominique decided to take the leap of faith and pursue a career as a design entrepreneur and create a Digital Bespoke footwear company, that utilizes 3D Scanning technology to provide footwear so intimate for the modern gentleman that his measurements and initials are in the DNA of the shoe. She now specializes in designing footwear for M.JD Gentleman: standardize and custom sizing available. This expansion into menswear for the brand will incorporate designs that are versatile and can be worn for parties, black tie events, and red carpet.
based in Israel
Lior Charchy, 32, owner of a Fashion House in Tel-Aviv that caters to brides with a keen sense of style. Lior graduated from Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem. Lior’s designs display an impeccable attention to detail, rich with fabric combinations, and unique laces that celebrate and flatter the female body. Many clients are received at the atelier itself where the dresses are sewn and manufactured. Lior’s parents and families emigrated from Iran to Israel. Lior absorbed a lot of western culture, but at the same time remains very connected to his Persian roots.
based in NYC, USA
Born and raised in Kyoto, Japan, and spending a lot of time in the U.S., Ayano Takami graduated from Parsons School of Design. She designs for open-minded, intellectually curious, and free-spirited women. Since early childhood, she has been exposed to the art of balancing – modern and historical, dynamic and calm, Western and Eastern. Through her experience, she has come to believe in the world where the invisible exists beyond the visible - beyond the physical body, time and place. Timelessness, agelessness, and effortlessness are essentials of her design, as she focuses on themes such as life and death, journey, memory, and human emotion. In her uplifting designs, disparate traditions blissfully collide to express the beautifully chaotic and miraculous world.
based in Indonesia
The Fearless Charm
In December 2015, Agnala was formed by designers Tessa Fedilla (The designer), Sonang Nadia, and Gita Agustina. The brand conveys the concept of being timelessly classic and elegant, making Agnala as one of the sought-after brands in its market. The brands is inspired, and influenced, by the beauty of cultures. Almost like language, Agnala’s designs speaks to provide self-affirmation and a confidence boost for customers. Each creation is designed and hand-crafted with a detailed array of beadings; making essence of Agnala feminine, yet strong.