The Raffles International Showcase Shone A Light on Australia’s Emerging Designers

This year, the Raffles College of Design and Commerce showcased seven of their students’ best design work in the Raffles International Showcase at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia. Click through for a look at some of our favourite looks from each emerging designer; you won't believe these outfits are the work of students! All photos captured by Trong Nguyen.
GTAB by Ginan Tabbouch

When it comes to international new talent, the work of the students at Raffles College of Design and Commerce is the place to keep on your radar.

GTAB by Ginan Tabbouch

With colleges all over the Asia Pacific region, the Raffles International Showcase this year at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia took their best graduates and gave them a platform to show their collections. With so many designers you can be sure to see a wide range of styles, designs and genres, so it’s definitely a show to keep an eye out for if you want variety.

INGRID HUSODO by Ingrid Husodo
INGRID HUSODO by Ingrid Husodo

The Raffles International Showcase is one of the most hotly anticipated shows for this very reason, so it should come as no surprise that the talented designers who showcased this year will have seriously bright futures ahead of them.

LEAH WILLIAMS by Leah Williams
LEAH WILLIAMS by Leah Williams

Aiming to disrupt and innovate the fashion industry, the Raffles International Showcase featured the Resort ’19 collections from seven Raffles graduates, displaying ready-to-wear pieces including womenswear, contemporary menswear, couture design, and streetwear.

A.M. by Alexandra Nguyen and Mary Quach
A.M. by Alexandra Nguyen and Mary Quach

Featured designers included Carley Bishop (Carley Rose The Label), Ginan Tabbouch (GTAB), Ingrid Husodo (INGRID HUSODO), Ken Quoc Khang Nguyen & Tiana Ha Phuong Thao Van (VALUSTA x 10/10), Leah Williams (Leah Williams), Mary Thanh-Ngan Quach & Alexandra Uyen Nguyen (A.M.), and Vivian Tung (VIVIANTUNG).

VIVIANTUNG by Vivian Tung
VIVIANTUNG by Vivian Tung
VALUSTA X 10/10 by Tiana Van and Khang Nguyen
VALUSTA X 10/10 by Tiana Van and Khang Nguyen

All photos captured by Trong Nguyen for The 5 to 9 Life

CARLEY ROSE THE LABEL by Carley Rose
CARLEY ROSE THE LABEL by Carley Rose