FASHION EVENTS - MAY 2013
Photos courtesy of MET, AFF, Fashion Digital Studio
Fashion Studio Magazine selected the most interesting fashion events taking place in New York, London, Stockholm, Granville (France), Malta, and Singapore. Make sure to follow us on Twitter and Facebook for the latest updates!
Samsung Fashion Steps Out
4 May 2013
Photo courtesy of Samsung Fashion Steps Out
Samsung Fashion Steps Out 2013 gets louder and more vibrant this year with an outdoor fashion art installation. The hues of Spring and Summer will come alive as trees along Orchard Road are dressed to the nines in one-of-a-kind fashion prints designed by Raffles Design Institute students with the help of Samsung Note 10.1 LTE. One selected print will also be adapted on phone accessories for the highly-anticipated Samsung GALAXY S 4 LTE!
Indulge in exclusive buys, watch a traffic-stopping fashion show right on the road, and shop with incredible deals only for this special season!
4 May - 22 September 2012
Natalie Portman (Photo courtesy of Dior)
Mounted in Villa Les Rhumbs in Granville, where Christian Dior spent his childhood, the exhibition will attempt to show how this couturier's designs were partially linked to the Impressionist movement.
It will exhibit some of Christian Dior's creations and photographs of his garden, revealing the extent to which Dior was aware of the natural environment and the themes of light and reflections, just as the Impressionist painters had been.
Source: Christian Dior Museum
Malta Fashion Week / Malta Fashion Awards
5 - 11 May 2013
Photo courtesy of MFW
The Malta National Fashion Awards were founded in 1997 with the aim of rewarding the abundant talent working in Malta ’s fashion industry. Over the years the scope of these awards has expanded to include related areas of creativity and well being.
Chanel Cruise Show
9 May 2013
Invitation sketch by Karl Lagerfeld (Photo courtesy of Chanel)
Karl Lagerfeld is coming to Singapore! The famous designer will show Chanel’s cruise 2013/14 collection on The Loewen Cluster on Dempsey Hill, a world heritage site, on Thursday, 9 May. This marks the first time for Singapore where a leading fashion house has chosen to globally launch a collection, and strengthens its position as one of the leading fashion capitals of the World.
PUNK: Chaos to Couture
9 May - 14 August 2013
Photo courtesy of MET
The spring 2013 exhibition organized by The Costume Institute of The Metropolitan Museum of Art will be PUNK: Chaos to Couture. The exhibition, on view from May 9 through August 14, 2013 (preceded on May 6 by The Costume Institute Benefit), will examine punk’s impact on high fashion from the movement’s birth in the 1970s through its continuing influence today.
Graduate Preview Day
10 May 2013
Photo courtesy of vogue.it
The BFC Colleges Council Graduate Preview Day gives industry professionals an opportunity to assess the talent due to emerge from the UK’s top fashion colleges as well as to foster relationships between graduates and the industry.
Marcel L’Herbier: Fabricating Dreams
10 - 19 May 2013
Photo courtesy of Fashion in Film
The Fashion in Film Festival returns in May 2013 with its fourth edition. Marcel L’Herbier: Fabricating Dreams is a special season dedicated to one of France’s most innovative but internationally overlooked directors whose career straddled the avant-garde and mainstream cinema. A rare showcase of L’Herbier’s cinematic vision, the programme is the first UK presentation of some of his most significant films from the silent and early sound eras.
Source: Fashion in Film
10 - 21 May 2013
Photo courtesy of Parsons The New School for Design
NYCxDESIGN is New York City’s inaugural citywide event to showcase and promote design of all disciplines. Held from Friday, May 10, through Tuesday, May 21, the event will celebrate New York City’s contributions to and embrace of design.
SFW - Retailer Collections
13 - 16 May 2013
Photo courtesy of Stockholm Fashion Week
Next Stockholm Fashion Week - Retailer Collections will take place in May, from the 13th to the 16th. Activities that focus on the latest for the Autumn/Winter 13/14 season, fashion as well as interior design. The activites are in showroom and other kinds of press events around the city.
Audi Fashion Festival
15 - 19 May 2013
Photo courtesy of AFF
Singapore’s annual premier fashion event, Audi Fashion Festival Singapore, marks its 5th anniversary this year with a move to a bigger & grander location. Celebrating the festival’s anniversary milestone, the festival will be held at Marina Promenade with a new waterfront location against the backdrop of Singapore’s skyline & a bigger tent that targets to attract more than 20,000 visitors, up from 13,200 in 2012.
This year's highlights include fashion shows by Carolina Herrera, Tsumori Chisato, Ashley Isham, and Hussain Chalayan.
16 - 19 May 2013
Photo courtesy of Blueprint
More than 180 emerging and established womenswear, menswear and accessory brands will be taking part in the fourth edition of BLUEPRINT Tradeshow and Emporium at The Pit Building in Singapore.
Digital Fashion 2013
16 - 17 May 2013
Photo courtesy of Fashion Digital Studio
Digital Fashion 2013 is the inaugural event organised and hosted by Fashion Digital Studio, London College of Fashion, University of the Arts London and establishes a premier international forum for the dissemination of novel scholar work on the interplay between fashion, digital technology and interaction design. The event will be attended by industry and academia and will feature keynote speakers and presentations from both.
Source: London College of Fashion
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