Designer Bernard Chandran is set to launch his classy new Petang Raya 2015/16 collection for this Hari Raya season, and is ready to add innovative new concepts to traditional Malay clothing, creating a modern, feminine feel. The collection the hottest new trends this season, with lace having a major part in the delicately designed pieces and also include bold stripe embellishments. An updated version of the ‘baju kurung’ will be featured in the form of blouses as well as stunning dresses. There will even be a sports jacket design, for a more edgy, on-trend look.
Inspired by the youthful cheer from his daughter’s colourful T-Shirt, Chandran is loving bright, luminescent colours for this year like hot pink, lime greens and turquoise, as well as more subtle black accents throughout the collection. A glamorous feel is definitely present in the new pieces, with intrinsic bead embellishments and even the addition of fur, so that even women traveling in colder climates can bring the nuanced beauty of Malay fashion around the world.
Don’t be afraid to embrace your inner feminine goddess, and have a look at Bernard Chandran’s gorgeous designs for his Petang Raya 2015/16 collection when it debuts!