This second year of URBANIKA, will be a part of Publika’s F.A.T. event which stands for Fashion, Art and Taste.
The Fashion.Art.Taste is essentialy a festival that will involve a string of events that exude creativity and design which will be held at Publika from 23 September 2016 - 25 September 2016. There will be fashion, arts, and food pop ups.
After fashion labels make their way onto the runway of KLFW, URBANIKA will be the platform for fashion brands to market their labels and sell their past & current fashion collections directly to customers.
To develop the Malaysian fashion industry, providing our Malaysian designers a continuous fashion retail platform that gives recognition to Malaysia made fashion and retail items.
To develop the Malaysian fashion industry, providing plans on stepping up the fashion landscape with current and fresh styles right from the Malaysian designer workshops to emphasize the availability of high quality fashion pieces.
Providing an opportunity for Malaysian designers to exhibit talents especially in terms of creative and innovative design
Generating direct sales results and help the industry to generate more income
Local Malaysia fashion designers brand awareness
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ANDY BANDY! Known for its distinctive apparel and accessories, Andy launched ANDY BANDY in 2012, 3 years after winning the Mercedes Benz Emerging Designer 2009. Worn by the lights of local and regional celebrities, the brand establishes a new paradigm of refinement in contemporary clothing. The label present collections of unparalleled urban apparel that makes it a must-have among fashion insiders.
COMODDITY is a portmanteau of the words ‘common’ & ‘oddity’. It is a menswear brand that offers quality workmanship with a unique twist to wardrobe staples for the stylish urban male. Fuelled by the love for textures and intricacies, Comoddity’s approach is the constant quest for innovation through the interplay of fabrics, appliques, patchwork & embroidery designed for the confident individual.
Inspired by the past, the designs are for the now and tomorrow. At the core, Comoddity continuously research for fabrics and textures and above all, define the new normal for the contemporary man.
The Fiziwoo brand was founded by a talented young local fashion designer in Malaysia, Mohd Hafizi Radzi Woo in the year 2009 and joined later by Izree Kai Haffiz. Designing with the principle that ‘less is more’, the designers collection are incorporated with a mix of sleek detailing, clean cuttings while still maintaining that hint of feminine. The designer’s mixture of knowledge in architecture and fashion is what makes their designs proportionate and stunning for women. Inspired from popular brands in the market, the Fiziwoo brand is always providing the best latest outfits for their customers.
Ellie Norman, Founder and Fashion designer of My Apparel Zoo, aims to bring that extra zest into the lives of fashionistas. My Apparel Zoo creates versatile and unique collections for all types of women with a particular emphasis on using eclectic printed fabrics from all over the world.
My Apparel Zoo started in early 2013, since 3 years the brand has evolved from its prints, cuts and silhouttes patterens. Still keeping to the brands main aesthetic which is chic staple pieces, My Apparel Zoo aims to bring something fresh to the table in each of its collections
Rejecting the artificially synthesized mass culture that has been produced by industrialization, the Nasty crew presents their clothing line before the world ends. Nasty Inc aims to change the mass culture rather than those whose aspects are the pretense of accepting it for what it is.
Sazzy Falak (Formerly known as Street Fashion KL) unveiled its new vibe and creative direction as it is rebranding to the designer namesake. The evolution of Street Fashion KL, taking its bohemian and urban décor apparel designs a step further towards maturity, bold, elegant and twist of classic to a modern silhouette.
SUTRASILKA focuses on offering batik as a lifestyle product – initiated from menswear clothing with the virtue in mind to expand its territory subsequently to women and accessories. We give you the experience of wearing batik like no other – clean modern cutting and contemporary batik motives, suitable to be worn in both casual and formal occasions.
"Everything from fashion forward basics to carefully curated detailed driven statement pieces at accessible price points. The brand takes inspiration from the runways, the streets, and the cities of the world and is created to fit any fashion moment. Reflecting the most up to the minute trends which is translated in wearable, everyday pieces.
The collection conveys this ideal with a presentation of contemporary feminine designs, fused with classic silhouettes in a subtle, astute manner. The versatility of the label can be taken from day to night or from work to the weekend. Whether to layer up or worn alone, the pieces are created to channel effortless elegance and flexibility for styling."
Ridzuan Ismail might be a new name to a few ears but as for the label itself, House of Wanpa, is indefinitely established in the local fashion scene. The Pahang-born genius behind the ornate beading and fine needlework has preferred to let his designs do the talking and this is only due to the fact that Ridzuan Ismail is not only cut from a different cloth but he also cuts from a different cloth.