Anne Avantie: Contemporary kebaya pioneer
Ganug Nugroho Adi
The kebaya, Indonesia’s iconic long-sleeved blouse, has turned Anne Avantie into a revered designer renowned for going beyond classical norms and offering fresh lines of garments.
Her elegant and glittering fashion shows have attracted swarms of celebrities, officials and high-class socialites.
In the middle of May, the Indonesian Museum of Records (Muri) listed the 57-year-old d...