FIDé Fashion Weeks unveils the line up for Fashion Week 2013

Michael Cinco

For fashion enthusiasts in Southeast Asia, the long wait is over, FIDé Fashion Weeks has finally unveiled their 2013 line-up. This year FIDé Fashion Weeks decided to consolidate their three signature fashion weeks – Men’s Fashion Week, Women’s Fashion Week and Couture Week – into one big fashion week. Spanning across 11 days and presented by The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, Fashion Week 2013 will be from 9 to 19 October 2013. The highly anticipated 11-day world-class fashion event will see over 30 inspiring presentations of the latest season’s Men’s and Women’s Prêt-à-Porter and Couture labels that are set to blaze Asia’s fashion scene. Tickets go on sale on 12 September at 10am.

FiDe Fashion Weeks and The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands Press Conference for Fashion Weeks 2013
FiDe Fashion Weeks and The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands Press Conference for Fashion Weeks 2013

Set to be staged at the Sands Expo & Convention Centre, Fashion Week 2013 will present an exceptionally seamless schedule encompassing nine featured shows from labels available at The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands; five Men’s Prêt-à-Porter shows (11-12 October); three Japanese Couture shows (13 October); seven Asian Couture shows (14-16 October), three French Haute Couture shows (17 October); four Women’s Prêt-à-Porter shows (18 October) and the grand finale on 19 October.

Fashion Week 2013 will also see the return of renowned French couturiers Alexis Mabille, On Aura Tout Vu, Julien Fournie and Stephane Rolland. As members and invited members of La Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture they will once again present the craftsmanship and artistry inherent in their craft. Representing the very best of Asian Couture, they will be joined by Frederick Lee, Lie Sang Bong, Sebastian Gunawan, Yumi Katsura, Michael Cinco, Vatit Itthi and Guo Pei. As part of a special Japanese Couture Evening, Junko Koshino, Yoshiki Hishinuma and Keita Maruyama will be showing their collections.

Burkman Brothers
Burkman Brothers
Songzio
Songzio
On Aura Tout Vu
On Aura Tout Vu
Alexis Mabille
Alexis Mabille
Stephane Rolland
Stephane Rolland
Yumi Katsura
Yumi Katsura
Michael Cinco
Michael Cinco

Participating Prêt-à-Porter retailers  from The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands such as Anne Fontaine, Bread & Butter, Germain, MCM, MOISELLE, Surrender, Pierre Balmain, Porsche Design and 6Five Barcode will include displays of their Fall/Winter 2013 collections.

The public will also be able to attend the shows by purchasing tickets priced at S$20 for single show; or a full-day pass priced at S$40 (access to all shows on the stated day) or a season pass priced at S$280 (subject to availability and access to all ticketed shows sold to the public). All prices are inclusive of booking fees. Tickets are available for purchase from www.marinabaysands.com/ticketing.

Fashion Week 2013 – Show Schedule

Wednesday 9 October: FEATURED SHOWS

Time Description and Venue
7.30pm PIERRE BALMAIN (FRANCE) / Convention Hall F
9.00pm BREAD & BUTTER (MIX) / Convention Hall F

 

Thursday 10 October: FEATURED SHOWS

Time Description and Venue
6.00pm PORSCHE DESIGN (GERMANY)  /  Convention Hall F
7.30pm ANNE FONTAINE (FRANCE) / Convention Hall F

 

Friday 11 October: MEN

Time Description and Venue
6.00pm FASHION WEEKS SHOWCASE (MIX) / Convention Hall F
10.00pm MCM (GERMANY) / Convention Hall F

 

Saturday 12 October: MEN

Time Description and Venue
4.30pm BURKMAN BROS (USA) / Convention Hall F
6.00pm 6FIVE BARCODE (MIX) / Convention Hall F
7.30pm SURRENDER (MIX) / Convention Hall F
9.00pm SONGZIO (SOUTH KOREA) / Convention Hall F

 

Sunday 13 October: JAPANESE

Time Description and Venue
4.30pm JAPAN CREATIVES CENTRE PRESENTS / Convention Hall F
6.00pm JUNKO KOSHINO (JAPAN) / Convention Hall F
7.30pm YOSHIKI HISHINUMA (JAPAN) / Convention Hall F
9.00pm KEITA MARUYAMA (JAPAN) / Convention Hall F

 

Monday 14 October: ASIAN

Time Description and Venue
6.00pm FREDERICK LEE (SINGAPORE) / Convention Hall F
10.00pm STEPHANE ROLLAND (FRANCE) / Convention Hall F

 

Tuesday 15 October: ASIAN

Time Description and Venue
6.00pm LIE SANG BONG (SOUTH KOREA) / Convention Hall F
7.30pm SEBASTIAN GUNAWAN (INDONESIA) / Convention Hall F
9.00pm YUMI KATSURA (JAPAN) / Convention Hall F

 

Wednesday 16 October: ASIAN

Time Description and Venue
6.00pm MICHAEL CINCO (PHILIPPINES) / Convention Hall F
7.30pm VATIT ITTHI (THAILAND) / Convention Hall F
9.00pm GUO PEI (CHINA) / Convention Hall F

 

Thursday 17 October: FRANCE

Time Description and Venue
3.30pm ATELIER CHARDON SAVARD PRESENTS / Convention Hall F
6.00pm ALEXIS MABILLE (FRANCE) / Convention Hall F
7.30pm ON AURA TOUT VU BY LIVIA STOIANOVA & YASSEN SAMOUILOV (FRANCE) / Convention Hall F
9.00pm JULIEN FOURNIÉ (FRANCE) / Convention Hall F

 

Friday 18 October: WOMEN

Time Description and Venue
4.30pm ARI DEIN (USA) / Convention Hall F
6.00pm MOISELLE (HONG KONG) / Convention Hall F
7.30pm GERMAIN (PARIS) / Convention Hall F
9.00pm LOVE BONITO BY JULIEN FOURNIÉ (SINGAPORE/FRANCE) / Convention Hall F

 

Saturday 19 October: WOMEN

Time Description and Venue
6.00pm FASHION WEEKS SHOWCASE (MIX) / Convention Hall F
10.00pm CLOSING SHOW / Convention Hall F