AFDS x F8 Makassar 2022

On September 7-11, ASEAN Fashion Designers Showcase was invited to showcase on the runway for Makassar International Eight Festival & Forum (F8), part of the top 10 charismatic events organised by the Ministry of Tourism & Creative Economic for the beautiful archipelago of the Republic of Indonesia.

Representing ASEAN Fashion Designers Showcase was our honorable Chairman and Singaporean fashion designer Hayden Ng, together with one of Thailand’s well known fashion designers, Pitnapat Yotinratanachai. This large capacity festival attracted more than a million attendees, held at Losari Beach Makassar in the island of South Sulawesi. Makassar is known for its tourist attraction with surrounding islands to explore, dutch architecture of Fort Rotterdam to experience, seafood lovers’ heaven to indulge and just a really beautiful destination for holiday seekers.

Hayden Ng showcased his magnificent Ready To Wear capsule collection while Pitnapat Yotinratanachai brought his gorgeous Demi Couture capsule collection to the runway at the F8 Festival. AFDS esteemed Regional Partner LT Pro, brought together a team of Hair and Makeup artists who worked seamlessly with the brief to capture the style and look forboth designers.

AFDS was developed to raise awareness and appreciation for the unique style and diversity in the Asean region while promoting greater cross-cultural and creative collaboration. Growing mainstream regional awareness for fashion designers and models while nurturing up-and-coming, local fashion designers and models. Video by Iksan Colly | Iksancolly photography.

Choreo : @deacyhayer

Music Director : @arfayip

AFDS International PR Director : Neva Weber | Dressed AU

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AFDS x Hey Bear Club

ASEAN Fashion Designers Showcase join hands with Hey Bear Club!

Hey Bear Club is a utility-based, community-driven NFT that stems from the love of art, fashion and tech while bridging our physical world with the metaverse.

This project has collaborated with graphic artists from around the world for their current drop.

Now, they will be working together with AFDS’ fashion designers for their upcoming webtore and making the items exclusively available for the holders.

#afds #heybearclub #collaboration #fashiondesigner #fashionambassador #fashiondesign #nft

AFDS Ambassadors – Le Bao & Dung Mai | Vietnam.

INTRODUCING ASEAN Fashion Designers Showcase #AFDS #new #fashionambassadors, Lê Bảo and Mai Dung | Vietnam.


Bao Le was born in Ho Chi Minh City, April 14, 1991. With a passion for painting and art from a young age, he studied and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Fine Arts in 2014 with a major in interior design. After graduating, Bao Le armed with a passion for fashion, he pursued and cultivate to work as a fashion designer at HATANG brand, a fashion brand for high-end women’s fashion for 5 years.

Dung Mai was born in Ho Chi Minh City, October 17, 1990. In 2014, she graduated valedictorian in fashion industrial art from Ton Duc Thang University. After graduating, she worked for 3 years as a freelance fashion designer with brands like Demurk, New York and Saii Studio.

In 2019, designers Bao Le and Dung Mai came together and launched their fashion brand – Été Project.

Été Project – The Brand

Été Project womenswear is about bringing the individuality of both designers into their designs.

A brand that is founded based on the true beauty of the unexpected. Minimally designed, thoughtfully considered as they use exceptional tailoring and unique textiles in all their creations. Été Project is located at 26 Ly Tu Trong, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, which is a favourite shopping place of fashionistas.

Bao Le and Dung Mai, both relatively young designers stand tall today knowing that they have carved their own territory in the fashion industry where one risky move can make or break a designer.

Bao Le and Dung Mai are esteemed members of the ASEAN Fashion Designers Showcase representing Vietnam.



If you have what it takes to be a ASEAN Fashion Designers Showcase #FashionAmbassador representing your country – WE WANT, YOU!


• Ability to communicate in English is a plus.

• Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Adobe.

• Proficiency with online marketing and social media strategy.

• Excellent Fashion Aesthetics.

• Willingness and ability to travel.

• Wiliness to work as an individual and as a group.

• Fantastic personality.

FASHION DESIGNERS from the following need apply –

• Brunei Darussalam

• Cambodia

• Indonesia

• Lao PDR

• Malaysia

• Myanmar

• Philippines

• Singapore

• Thailand

• Vietnam

ASEAN Plus Three Cooperation

• China

• Korea

• Japan


• ASEAN Fashion Designers Showcase is an independent Non-Profit Organization accredited by the ASEAN Secretariat.

Please sent you CV and Portfolio to

#asean #afds #aifw #fashiondesigner #bruneifashiondesigner #cambodiafashiondesigner #chinafashiondesigner #indonesiafashiondesigner #japanfashiondesigner #koreafashiondesigner #laosfashiondesigner #malaysiafashiondesigner #myanmarfashiondesigner #philippinesfashiondesigner #singaporefashiondesigner #thailandfashiondesigner #vietnamfashiondesigner

AFDS Fashion Ambassador – YUNITA KOSASIH | Indonesia

INTRODUCING ASEAN Fashion Designers Showcase #AFDS#new#fashionambassador, Yunita Kosasih – Yunita Kosasih | Indonesia.


Born in Surabaya, June 2nd,1977, Yunita Kosasih started her fashion journey from ARVA School Of Fashion in 2001. It all began from fashion competitions to another… igniting her passion to fashion to become stronger.

After graduating from ARVA, she opened her brand YUNITA KOSASIH. Words spreads from mouth to mouth makes her brand growing. Private orders were her main core of her business and it evolved to premium ready to wear as there was a demand for her pieces by her clientele.

Her collections have always been a bit different and innovative. Yunita likes to use handmade detailing by local craftsmen. Her love for Indonesian traditional fabric and together with innovative fabric manipulation technics are part of her signature.

Yunita is a member of Indonesian Fashion Chamber in Surabaya, where she holds the responsibility as the local chairwoman.

Yunita is now an esteem member and fashion ambassador of the ASEAN Fashion Designer Showcase representing Indonesia.

AFDS CNY Greetings 2022

Wishing everyone joy, gladness, and achievement on this starting of a lunar year. May the light of the moon illuminate your paths and guide you always!
The journey is long, so go forward with optimism and build many stories of success.
Happy Chinese New Year everyone, from all at ASEAN Fashion Designers Showcase | ASEAN International Digital Fashion Week.

#afds #aidfw #aidfw22 #thehomegroundasia #srifw #amac #fnl #idfw #dressedau #afw #nflh #mima #sambrizzimathias #marquisfashionmagzine #equatre #exposureasia #haydensingapore #tlnsg #ltpro #impinternational #chengkumhongantonio #yogofi #yayoisg #conradsingapore


ASEAN International Digital Fashion Week 2022 SHOWCASE.

This showcase is a collaboration between ASEAN Fashion Designers Showcase (AFDS) and digital platform Thehomeground Asia (THG) in a bid to help raise awareness and appreciation for the unique style and diversity in the ASEAN region and promote greater cross-cultural and creative collaboration between Asean and International fashion partners across the globe.

INTERESTED TO BE PART OF ASEAN International Digital Fashion Week 2022.


ASEAN | ASEAN Fashion Designers Showcase

✤ SINGAPORE: Mr Hayden NG | Mr Terry Yeo

✤ MALAYSIA: Ms Even Ong

✤ BRUNEI: Mr Fadzil Hadin

✤ CAMBODIA: Ms Natacha Van

✤ LAO PDR: Mr Bandid Lasavong

✤ THAILAND: Mr Pitnapat Yotinratanachai

✤ INDONESIA: Ms Lenny Agustin | Mr Dibya Hody

✤ PHILIPPINES: Mr Dave Ocampo

✤ MYANMAR: Mr Brian Jeremiah

✤ VIETNAM: Mr Aki Quang

✤ CHINA: Mr Wang Hao Tian | Mr Jie Mo | Mr Wai Kuok Chan

CENTRAL ASIA: ✤ Mr Aidarkhan Kaliyev | Aspara Fashion Week

AUSTRALIA | NEW ZEALAND | INDIA: ✤ Ms Neva Weber | Dressed AU

USA: ✤ Mr Rocco Leo Gaglioti | FNL Network | International Digital Fashion Week

SPAIN: ✤ Dr Julio Cesar Battaglia | SHOWSTARS

SERBIA: ✤ Ms Svetlana Horvat Ex Vranjesevic | Serbia Fashion Week | Digital_Fashion_Week/Serbia

PARIS: ✤ Ms Hind Joudar | Oriental Fashion Show

HUNGARY: ✤ Ms Gabi Walek | National Fashion League Hungary

ITALY: ✤ Ms Marianna Miceli | Mad Mood Milano Fashion Week

STOCKHOLM: ✤ Ms Imane Belmkaddem | Stockholm International Fashion Fair


LONDON | DUBAI | JAPAN | KOREA: ✤ Mr Darren Aurelius Imossi | Imossi Management

MONGOLIA: ✤ Ms Kristin Uyanga (Aiko Yi) | Mongolian International Model Association



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