05 May '11, 8am
A bigger and better BLUEPRINT 120 Asian and International cult brands will be at the annual fashion trade event from May
Kleting from Jakarta and her design. PLAYING with deconstructive patterns, Indonesian designer Kleting recreates a pair of Indian-inspired jodhphur into formal pants for the office. Simple, stylish and with a clever twist. Many of us might not have heard of her YET, but the 30-year-old budding designer who has had her brand, KLE, for two years now has big dreams to see her clothes sold beyond the doors of her local outlets, and in stores worldwide. KLE will be in town this month from May 19-22 to showcase her Cruise 2011/2012 collection as part of the much-anticipated fashion event of the year, BLUEPRINT 2011. The tradeshow, which is into its second year after a successful first run last year, is a platform to help budding designers, like Kleting, launch their brands internationally. This year, some 120 Asian and international cult brands hailing from capitals like Tokyo, ...