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A man known for his extraordinary creative talent, Hian Tjen is easily one of the most respected fashion designers in Indonesia. As one of the most sought-after designers, HianTjen has created a distinctive niche in the world of fashion with his innovative and uncompromising expression of creativity.
Having established himself over the past 11 years in fashion, Hian Tjen is set to traveling to Milan for a re-staging of his “PERFCT10N” couture collection unveiled in Jakarta - plus exclusive new creations! This collection pays homage to traditional Christian church fellowships, The Amish with unique interpretations. Together with Emerging Fashion Milan, the fashion show will be held on 22 February 2020 at 5 p.m. in Palazzo Visconti, Milan - Italy.
This collection pulls inspiration from a burning curiosity and fascination of the traditional Amish community that lives by their conventional and seemingly simple lives. Conceptualizing the ideas and beliefs of the community, and having visited where The Amish are native to, Hian Tjen puts a modern twist to The Amish concept and makes use of detailed workmanship and a variety of fabric. Combining embroidery, quilting, beadings, printing, lace, and many more, the collection also features some hand illustrations that were transformed into a certain type of fabric.
Always exploring new things, this visionary of a designer plays with shapes, cuttings and uses different materials also he created his own fabrics with exquisite details.
Capturing the true essence of The Amish, Hian Tjen explored through different elements and lifestyle symbols like exotic animals, lush plantation, rich agriculture, and vegetation, for inspiration of this couture collection. The colour palette of the looks flirted with extravagant classic earthy tones that gives out that collectively feminine and elegant look yet somehow each with their own characteristic and level of intricacy.
A decade of innovation and cementing his position as the top young designer in the country, Hian Tjen will showcasing his iconic methods with new techniques and color composition in this fashion show. This is an especially important collection for Hian Tjen as each piece required extreme detailed work with well executed techniques making it extra personal for him. Pioneering the industry with moves that always surprise, this collection is sure to be an exemplary exhibit of Hian Tjen’s brilliant mind at work.
About Hian Tjen
Born and raised in Pemangkat , West Kalimantan - Indonesia, Hian Tjen decided to move to Jakarta to study at ESMOD Jakarta in 2002. After completing his education in 2003, Hian Tjen began his career and decided to create his own brand under his own name in the year 2008. He is one of the youngest members of the Indonesian Fashion Designers Council (IPMI) who always have his own fashion show annually.
When talking about Hian Tjen, fairy tales spring to mind. The 34 years old fashion designer is known for his beautiful intricate details, unabashedly and feminine bridal gowns and couture dresses. His masterpiece is always extravagant, elegant, fashionable, lavish and luxurious.
Hian is one of the most sought-after high end designers in the country who is innovative and always explore new things. His famous clients include actresses , celebrities, and socialites in Jakarta and other big cities in Indonesia, also other countries.