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Bringing Indonesia’s Muslim fashion to the New York stage

  • Annabel Tanya Nugent

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Sat, September 10 2016   /  09:36 am

Stylish ladies: Anniesa Hasibuan (second left) poses with the models. Although having only started her fashion career one year ago, Anniesa Hasibuan luxurious Muslim clothing designs has launched her to international acclaim, earning her a spot in one of the world’s most prestigious and recognized fashion events.It was only last year that acclaimed Indonesian and Muslim designer Anniesa Hasibuan would still have called her passion for designing clothes a hobby.

Now, Anniesa is one of Indonesia’s leading fashion designers, and her sketches and designs that she once only shared with friends and family will come to life at one of the world’s most prestigious and anticipated fashion events: New York Fashion Week (NYFW).

Anniesa will present her collections on Sept. 12 at the 2016 New York Fashion Week: The Shows, a division of the fashion industry event focused on haute ...