Thakoon to join Victoria Beckham and DvF at Singapore Fashion Week
The CFDA strengthens its links with Asia
Following the announcement that Victoria Beckham and Diane von Furstenberg will showcase collections at Singapore Fashion Week (SFW), the CFDA continues to strengthen its ties with Asia, revealing that the Thai born, U.S-based designer Thakoon Panichgul will also feature in the SFW lineup later this month.
The May 13–17 event will see DvF launch SFW with the first runway show on opening day, followed by Thakoon, who will present his Autumn/Winter 15 collection in Singapore on May 16. Victoria Beckham will also fly in especially to host her own showcase for her eponymous label.
In the last eight seasons of SFW, international designers such as Carolina Herrera, Prabal Gurung, Zac Posen, Missoni and more have showcased collections alongside leading Asian designers.