Indonesia’s natural wealth was never to be dug out and always bring inspiration, not least the Muslim fashion (busana Muslim in Indonesian Languange) designer. This time, woven into the belle of the archipelago, beside batik.
Catwalk designers proves this. They are engaged in the Muslim fashion designer trying to give a new form of traditional Indonesian fabrics, inject contemporary taste and smell to make it more friendly and easy to use.
Merry Pramono for example, this Muslim fashion designer was not too long ago to cultivate the traditional woven cloth as the primary material collection.
However, the beauty of weaving has attracted himself and make him fall in love. “I was weaving process one or two years. At first I thought it difficult for weaving thick and stiff,” said Merry.
However, this beautiful designer is not easy to give up. He constantly looking for ways to modify and process woven cloth so easily formed. This time, concentrate on weaving Merry Lombok.
According to him, the inspiration came when he was on vacation to a beach in Sumbawa, West Nusa Tenggara. Merry attracted to brightly colored woven cloth in hand craftsmen in the coastal area.
“I’m back the streets there (Sumbawa), and on the beach I saw a rainbow, there sekali.Dari good I was inspired to produce fabrics with motifs of the rainbow,” he said, which also gives the theme of “Rainbow” in her baju Muslim collection.
The beauty of the rainbow are translated into seven Merry-cut evening dress-linedengan A touch of abstract motifs woven. Creative balloon sleeves reinforce the feminine and elegant impression on every line of his design.
“Design of origin Lombok woven fabric has a high difficulty level so that the process time. For only one weaving pattern, worked for six months,” he said.
Meanwhile, the Muslim fashion designer from West Sumatra, Ade Listiany, preferring creative with traditional batik from his native region, namely coastal land Liek Tainan.
He said the motive was much talk about Islamic civilization inland Minangkabau.Karenanya, batik has a kental.Adapun religious nuances to design, Ade slightly reduced as features sequin accents original fabric of Sumatra, but accented with primary colors, such as soil color and wood.
Other designers are also using batik as the main ingredient is Monika Jufry design a theme? ‘Java”.
According to Monika, batik is the soul of Javanese culture is manifested in the form of cloth, so that not only has value but also the historical ethnic. Sumatra is also the basis of inspiration that set forth Rais Raizal songket creations with clever designs Sikek a baju kurung and suntiang (like a crown that is placed on the head) which is intended for the wedding dress.
The beauty of art and culture became the inspiration Clever Sikek beautiful clothes, unique, full of cultural heritage, but packaged in a modern design. “I was inspired by the unique tradition of origin Sikek Clever West Sumatra glamor.Rancangan a red baju kurung and gold, as the regional characteristics of Padang and black colors as a feature of Solok district,” he explained.