March 25, 2020

Yumi Katsura has quite rightly gained the accolade of "Queen of Couture' in Japan. Since starting her first bridal boutique in 1964, she has made a profound impact on the industry. In particular, she has revolutionised the wedding ceremony in Japan through a constant p...

January 1, 2020

Time: November 19-21, 2019

Where: Jinan city, Shandong, China

Event : Jinan in Style International Fashion Week

ACF (Asian Couture Federation) https://www.asiancouturefederation.com

CFA(Chinese Fashion Association) https://www.asiacfa.org 

For three consecutive nights,...

December 17, 2019

In a rare opportunity, the Asian Couture Federation was granted unique access to the Costume Department at Disney, Orlando. Arriving at the low-key facilities covering hundreds of thousands of square feet, the ACF Executive Board and Management was given a guided tour...

November 21, 2019

Ending and closing in true glory Day 3 of the Jinan in Style International Fashion Week, was Japan's highly acclaimed and revered Yumi Katsura. With over 65 looks, Madam Yumi gave a tour de force showcase of both her talent and her unique vision.  As a pioneer of brida...

November 21, 2019

The oriental culture has always been a key element to LIE SANGBONG’s designs. Inspired by the past, the present, and the future; LIE SANGBONG uses couture constructions, avant-garde and timeless silhouettes that tell a story of the label’s iconic and cultural heritage....

November 21, 2019

The ACF has always placed a great emphasis on education. To date it has worked with some of the world's leading fashion colleges and schools from Bunka College of Fashion in Tokyo to St Martins in London. Above all, the importance of sharing craft and knowledge goes to...

November 19, 2019

Despite his relative youth, Paul Vasileff and his couture label Paolo Sebastian, have quickly established themselves as Australia's foremost couturier and atelier. His first foray into showcasing in China, Paolo Sebastian opened Day 2 of the Jinan in Style Internationa...

November 19, 2019

To formally celebrate the successes of the ACF and to recognise and reward talent, the ACF held its annual Awards Gala at the Intercontinental Hotel Jinan on the evening of Day 1 of the Jinan in Style International Fashion Week. Starting at 7pm, guests were welcomed wi...

November 19, 2019

For over 25 years, Jakarta based couturier Sebastian Gunawan has been at the forefront of the Indonesian couture industry. Closing Day 2 of the Jinan in Style International Fashion Week, he proved his mettle and why he is one of the most inspiring couturiers of his gen...

November 19, 2019

In addition to showcasing exceptional couture, the ACF has always sought to focus on the creative, business and industry issues that affect the couture industry and its designers. As such, the 'Forum with Masters' event moderated by Ms. Casey Hall, the Business of Fash...