For the first in Asia, fashionistas will witness the preview
of Autumn/Winter 08 collections from world-celebrated designers,
straight off from the runway Paris and New York which is made
available and ready-to-order in Singapore.
Singapore Fashion Festival 2008 is set to rock the region with
blaze, fabulous debuts and fashion discoveries. To be held
from 28 March to 6th April, the festival will transform venue
from a couture gala dinner to a theatre-style runway gallery.
The stunning catwalk will also features an impressive 8
meter-wide LED screen, creating a world-class backdrop for
high-octane fashion shows and parties.
During the 10 days of fashion festival, the venue will showcase
international labels, regional designers and top Singapore
The new and bigger Tent@Orchard will features an elevated 60
foot catwalk designed for versatility. Making its
highly–anticipated comeback, the largest catwalk theatre will be
built to accommodate more than 1,000 guests alongside at
Tent@Orchard, Ngee Ann City Civic Plaza.
Fashionistas get to discover fashion’s hottest rising stars from
around the world, blazing a cutting-edge direction in the
region. This year, the Singapore Fashion Festival is set to
welcome participation of two world-class fashion designers -
celebrity designer Matthew Williamson and Creative Director of
ck Calvin Klein, Kevin Carrigan.
In the Opening Gala, Matthew Williamson will present his
showcase of vibrant Spring/Summer 08 collection. Closing the
festival on a high note, Kevin Carrigan will showcase the
special highlights of ck Calvin Klein.
Singapore Fashion Festival is proud to host the beauty line-up
grace on the runway which includes Asia’s top emerging models
and British supermodel Erin O’Connor on the elevated 60 foot
“Singapore Fashion Festival attract visitors buying the
collections showcase straight off from runway where it reflects
Singapore’s position as the region’s fashion hub. With
participation of various international and regional designers
showcasing their collections, and several making their Singapore
debut, visitors from around the world are coming to witness the
exuberant celebration of all things fashion,” said Mr Andrew
Phua, Director of Cluster Development, Tourism Shopping and
Dining, at the Singapore Tourism Board.
"The Singapore Fashion Festival is one of the leading festivals
of its kind in Asia. MasterCard is proud to be presenter of the
festival for the second year. With MasterCard as presenter, the
cardholders will assures of priceless experiences and
fashionable lifestyle privileges during the fashion festival.
This is inclusive of trendy dining establishments, shopping
pampering spa treatments" said Mr TV Seshadri, Vice President
and Senior Country Manager, Singapore, MasterCard Worldwide.
“We are proud to be back at the helm of the Asia’s largest
fashion event, making Singapore as destination of fashion hub.
The festival will celebrates with elegant gala dinners,
red-carpet fashion parties and late-night champagne revelries,
as we up the fun and glamour of the Festival” says Ms Tjin Lee,
Festival Director and Managing Director of Mercury Marketing &
Singapore Fashion Festival is presented by MasterCard and made
possible by the Singapore Tourism Board This year, Singapore
Fashion Festival is partners Audi as Official Car, Samsung as
Official Electronics and Lee Hwa Jewellery as Official Jeweller.
For more info about Singapore Fashion Festival, visit
Singapore Fashion Festival