13 Things to Look Out For at KLFW RTW 2016

And win a special giveaway for female readers from Kittie Yiyi worth RM1,560! 

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Ah, the biggest fashion week in Kuala Lumpur is finally around the corner. All the fashionistas and socialites are ready and have picked their outfits to attend the week-long fashion show to be spotted and street styled by the coolest street photographers. The Kuala Lumpur Fashion Week (KLFW) Ready-to-Wear (RTW) is a hub of showcasing Malaysia’s most creative and talented designers and also, international designers.

The glamourous week returns for its fourth year and here are 13 highlights of what’s coming at this year’s KLFW RTW 2016 (there’s also a special giveaway at the end of the slide!):

LVMH prize semi-finalist, Moto Guo, will be showcasing his collection for the second year.

Three winners from the AirAsia Runway Ready Designer 2015 will be making their debut of complete Runway Collection 2016.

An award-winning fashion designer famous for her signature avant-garde and vintage style, Melinda Looi will be presenting her collection for the first time.

Kit Woo, a Malaysian and former Assistant Fashion Designer for Public School NYC, will be making his debut.

In collaboration with Piala Seri Endon, three winners will be presenting their reinvented collections of batik in contemporary RTW fashion.

A former high-flying international investment banker and CEO of a Nasdaq-listed company, Heidi Nazarudin, also known as ‘the ambitionista’, will be flying in 10 prominent fashion bloggers from all over the world under a blogging community called ‘Blogger Babes’.

Dato’ Farah Khan, founder and President of leading luxury retailer, The Melium Group, and Creative Director of her eponymous label, Farah Khan, will be presenting her exclusive Runway collection.

FashionValet will be collaborating with EH! Magazine to produce a special Capsule Collection by three well-known Malaysian celebrities.

After making its debut at London Fashion Week for Spring/Summer 2016, Mimpikita will be showcasing a highly-anticipated collection for the fourth year.

Known for ultra-modern menswear and loved by Korean hip-hop stars, D.GNAK is founded by South Korean fashion designer, Kang Dong Jun, who will be making his debut.

Born in 1991, Bangalore-based Priyanka Ella Lorena Lama is one of India’s most talented, up-and-coming young fashion designers. She will be presenting her pret-a-porter collection under her label, P.E.L.L.A.

Gaining attention on the international fashion scene in 2014 when she was named one of the ‘Top 5 graduate designers of the year’ by i-D magazine with her collection Les Noces (The Wedding), Womenswear degree-holder Angel Chen will be making her first appearance.

Anna Plunkett and Luke Sales, the renowned duo behind contemporary Australian label, Romance Was Born, will be showcasing their collection.

Psst… we’re giving away a designer outfit from Kittie Yiyi worth RM1,560 and a pair of tickets to attend the exclusive show to ONE lucky winner! Keep a lookout on our Instagram account @femalemag – you’ll have to repost an image with these hashtags: #femalemalaysia and #klfwrtw2016

*Contest ends 11.59PM on 31st July 2016. Winner must collect the prize from BluInc Media office at Section 13, PJ

Good luck!