Joomla Templates and Joomla Extensions by JoomlaVision.Com
  • HOT NEWS
Karangasem: Pasar Agung Temple (Monday, 27 April 2015 05:33)
Sport and Recreation: Trail Adventure Tourism Promotion of Les Village (Monday, 27 April 2015 05:30)
Sport and Recreation: Foreigners Enliven Double Road Race (Monday, 27 April 2015 05:27)
Headline News: Top Phallus Built at Unggahan Village, Buleleng (Monday, 27 April 2015 05:26)
Headline News: Special Gift to the 244th Anniversary of Gianyar (Monday, 27 April 2015 05:24)
Headline News: 244th Anniversary of Gianyar Town (Monday, 27 April 2015 05:17)
Gallery: Puri Gangga Resort (Monday, 27 April 2015 05:11)
Gallery: Pawon Bali: Kitchen Music, Motion and Theater (Monday, 27 April 2015 05:09)
Gallery: Painting Demo along 1,000 Meters (Monday, 27 April 2015 05:07)
Food and Beverage: CasCades Restaurant hosts Ubud Chefs’ Collaboration Lunch (Monday, 27 April 2015 05:02)
Banner
You are here: Home News & Info Activities Bulfest Ready to Promote Endek Fabrics of Buleleng
Joomla Templates and Joomla Extensions by JoomlaVision.Com










Bulfest Ready to Promote Endek Fabrics of Buleleng

Bulfest Ready to Promote Endek Fabrics of BulelengBuleleng Festival to be held on August 6-10, 2014 will be jazzed up with the Buleleng Endek Carnival (BEC). A number of renowned fashion designers on the island are ready to show off in the annual event. “We are very pleased to be invited for enlivening the BEC in Singaraja,” said the renowned fashion designers of Bali, Dwi Iskandar and Weda Githapradana, in a meeting with the creative team of BEC and Bulfest, Saturday (Jul 12).

Dwi Iskandar said that he indeed had an obsession to promote the endek or woven fabrics of Bali including Buleleng, either in the local, national and international events. When making a fashion show at the Sheraton Bandung, he also brought the fashion collection utilizing the woven materials of Buleleng. “In the upcoming BEC and Bulfest in Singaraja, I would like to design a lot of clothes that can be used by the community,” he said.

He did it because he wanted to give feedback to the community of Buleleng about how to design a typical endek or woven fabric and make it fashionable. “We would like to introduce and provide inputs on how to make a design of fashionable endek clothes that can also be used in everyday life,” he said.

Meanwhile, Weda Githapradana said that he was ready to show off fashion design in the BEC. Together with the ISI Denpasar, his party would show off the designs inspired by the wealth of marine life owned by Menjangan Island in West Buleleng. To that end, his party had prepared three carnival clothes such as the Bali seaweed, tiger fish and jelly fish.

In addition, he would also bring another outfit inspired by the flora of Bali, one of which was frangipani. A total of about seven designs would be displayed at the event. Likewise, Weda Githapradana designed fashions by featuring traditional patra ornament or the art of floral motif used in the woven ikat. “It is intended to highlight the potential of local wisdom into a global fashion trend,” he said.

Dwi Iskandar is Chairman of the Association of Indonesian Fashion Designers and Entrepreneurs (APPMI) of Bali Chapter who has a wealth of experience in the exhibition shows in a number of major cities in Indonesia. It includes the Indonesia Fashion Week (IFW) in Jakarta, Bali Fashion Week (BFW), Jakarta Fashion Week (JFW), Jogja Fashion Week (JFW), Jakarta Fashion and Food Festival in Jakarta.

In the meantime, Weda Githapradana poses a young designer whose name is on the rise among the fashion designers in Bali and beyond Bali. His exhibition experience includes in the IFW and Bali Collection Fashion Carnival. Now, he actively teaches fashion design at the Angelica Wu Fashion Design Course while continuing his study at the Indonesia Institute of the Arts (ISI) Denpasar. (BTN/015)

Leave your comments

Guest
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
0 characters
terms and condition.
  • No comments found

Check-in date

Check-out date

Joomla Templates and Joomla Extensions by ZooTemplate.com
Joomla Templates and Joomla Extensions by ZooTemplate.com
  • Mirror

    Mirror

    During April this year, there are at least three temple ceremonies in three major temples…

    Read more...

Gallery

Joomla Templates and Joomla Extensions by JoomlaVision.Com
image
image
image
image
img
img
img
img

Facebook

Subscribe

If you want to get / keep follow of the latest information from BALI TRAVEL NEWS, please register your email via SUBSCRIBE this form.

Twitter

Find US on Mobile Apps

appstore

googleplay

appworld

windowsstore