Dato’ Jovian Mandagie contributes his eye for fashion in this debut collaboration witha remarkable Indonesian-based designer, Ivan Gunawan through a collection that is adapted from the journey of the two designers’ friendship where both startedout as couturier who shared the same compassion on creating luxurious, astounding and real ultimate dresses for the woman of the decades.
While building a collaboration through milestones that leads off to a similar taste, every design is infused with a wealth of modern-day glamour and soft looks that represent the signature roots and iconic character of each designer’s brand aesthetic with a twist of minimalism and delicacy.
Dato’ Jovian Mandagie, stated, ‘’Ivan has been a great mentor, friend and source of inspiration tome in so many ways. This year it would be the perfect timing for us to produce a line together as our intricacy of creating couture pieces are well-known to others and we would like to implement it in these dresses.”
Featuring inspiration behind the idea of women who lives for style indulgence, the collection introduces new silhouette, fabrication, unique detailing and favourable to dramatic cuts through 25 looks of Jovian Mandagie X Ivan Gunawan intrigued ready-to-wear collection.
Also mentioned by Ivan Gunawan, I am so excited to be able to have finally been given a chance to work on this collaboration for a long time coming. The collection purely shows the mixture of our fashion senses and it is definitely an amazing achievement for both brand to accomplish a collection that is beyond our expectations”
This time around, the designs are focused towards being minimal to suit today’s effortless dressing.
The lineup revolve around capes, mermaid cuts, ribbon bows, puffy bell-sleeves and pleats as to replace heavy beadings. The collection is also produced by using materials such as printed and plain crepe, complimented with subtle colour palettes.
“By tapping into 4 different countries, I personally want our customers to feel the excitement and special touches of Jovian Mandagie and Ivan Gunawan’s work that is offered in an affordable price tag.”-Dato’ Jovian Mandagie added.
Jovian Mandagie X Ivan Gunawan will be available for purchase starting MaythroughoutMalaysia, Singapore, Bruneiand Indonesia – ranging from RM 360 to RM550.
Collection can be viewed and purchased at all Jovian Ready-To-Wearstores (JStore) in Malaysia and Singapore, official Instagram account of @jovianrtw, @jovian.indonesia, Zalora Malaysia and www.jovian.com.my/shopfor worldwide purchase and delivery.