The Most Exciting Fashion Collaboration This Year, Sapto for Gaudi!!By ketupatkartini - Dec 16, 2016
We all know Sapto Djojokartiko. He named as 'Fashion Designer of The Year' on 2011 by Elle Style Award, honored as Dewi Fashion Knight designer for 5 times! Sapto is greatly recognized for his couture works, meticulous details and technique in creating fashion collection, usually in harmonized and monotonous neutral colors. Feminine gowns in rich texturized material with maxi silhouette, also one of his kind.
His second line, Todjo, also emphasizing in content, modern n confidence character of a woman, and more wearable for everyday to professional occasion. Sapto always try to combine,twist, and harmonise different cultural background with unique technique explore into imagination in creating his work.
And you already knew the 'big' news. This month, Sapto annouce the collaboration with Indonesia fashion retail, Gaudi Clothing, and release capsule collection 'Sapto for Gaudi'. For some, this was an unexpected collaboration, considering the huge different in market segment and brand DNA between the two popular names. But turns out, this collection had been largely anticipated by fashion savvy in Jakarta, and they're very exciting in welcoming Sapto for Gaudi.
The launch of Sapto for Gaudi, followed by an eccentric trunk show was heavily packed with guests, fashion bloggers who were very enthusiast for witnessing this interesting collaboration. Launch was held in Qubicle Senopati, Jakarta and it was jam-packed with overflowing guests. After the trunk show, they open a mini sale for this new collection, and people went frenzy to get their hand first on those pieces.
So, the collaboration is aimed to bring up sociable young lady looks with a sense of Indonesia’s traditional artwork. This collection represents the signature characteristics of both Sapto and Gaudi. Gaudi’s dynamic and easy-going casual style collaborates perfectly with Sapto’s immaculate design with some meticulous motifs, textures and details. It combines Western style – chic and comfort in boyish, casual and loose street style – with traditional elements. This fashion assimilation is created in purpose of giving wider insight to youngsters about how versatile and timeless Indonesia’s unique legacies can be.
The Capsule Collection denotes several Indonesia’s notable motifs, including Tenun Ikat and Lurik, These wonderful legendary motif trails are twisted into modern-contemporary looks without being obsolete in every way.
Sapto For Gaudi Capsule Collection presents highly wearable silhouettes for everyday activities, such as bomber jacket, vest, blazer, sleeveless top, dress, shorts, trousers and skirt. These pieces are generally graced with slit, peplum, tying and layer details. The collection is not merely giving simplicity, yet encourages the wearer to play up on mix-match game as well.
Natural earthy color palette – one of Sapto’s design signatures – is applied in the capsule collection. Beige, cream, gray, light brown, khaki, taupe, black and off-white are some major shades. This is undoubtedly precise color palette to conceive everlasting traditional thew in a modern reincarnation.
The personification of Sapto For Gaudi Capsule Collection portrays trendy, cool and stylish young lady who has confidence and positivity, without leaving her respect and concern towards Indonesia’s traditional values. This is the main idea to be disseminated and raised among mainstream fashion style existing in Indonesian youth’s top of mind.
I already got some pieces of this limited collection, how about you? The collection now available in selected Gaudi Store in Indonesia, so you should probably hurry for it! But don't worry, you can also pre-order their complete collection through gaudi-clothing.com. We got some looks below, and tell me how can you not fall in love with all of them?