House of iKons Fashion Week London live shows pulled in over 1,000 people per day in attendance, with private clients, buyers, department stores and boutiques, also in attendance high net worth guests.
Their designers have platformed world wide, and working with celebrities such as Jlo, Katy Perry, Michelle Obama, Beyoncé and many more which can be seen on their social media and various press. Designers have also been selected from the shows to be wardrobe design for feature films.
‘Uniting the World of Creativity’ under ONE roof. Highlighting: fashion, beauty, creativity, art, VR and diversity. Overcoming the current global obstacles FASHION CAN’T BE STOPPED, FASHION CAN NEVER BE STOPPED!
The Fashion House has always taken great pride of offering opportunities to all creatives from all backgrounds and all ages from around the world upon their platform.
HoI Fashion Week
This season the show continued to celebrate beauty and diversity on their platform of models of all AGES, SHAPE, HEIGHT, BACKGROUNDS from around the WORLD! Setting the STANDARD as market LEADERS not followers! The event was be held at the Leonardo Royal St Pauls London Hotel in the heart of the City of London on Saturday 18th February 2023.
With new and emerging designers, performances and VIRTUAL experiences, HoI Fashion Week London continued to bring guests to a whole new fashion EXPERIENCE.
HoI Fashion Week London maintains their position as one of the top 6 brands Innovative Voices in The Fashion World on Wiki Vid. Which is which this platform stands for. Highlighting beauty, creativity from around the world pushing the boundaries that fashion, art and creativity is for everyone regardless of colour, ethnic origin, religious beliefs, size, age and sexual orientation and continues to showcase their creatives and shake the pillars of the fashion industry as the innovative voices of fashion’
Just a few high lights on some of the designers who showcased:
This season Grand Opening of Segment ONE is Love Collection based in the UK of Vietnamese heritage. The designer Anna Hoang is 13 years old who has previously designed children’s wear. This season this young designer will be launched her first collection for men and women wears along side their children’s wear.
Both collections highlighted and celebrated the 50 year relationship between UK and Vietnam. At a young age Anna is being supported by the Vietnamese government officials both in UK and Vietnam and were in attendance at the show.
The finale of Segment ONE the show was honoured that HM Queen Sirkit of Thailand showcased and supported creatives from Thailand. The Mayor of Yalcity was in attendance and on behalf HM Queen Sirkit of Thailand presented an acknowledgement to the CEO of the company to hight light the strong bond between the fashion house and the people of Thailand. Jintana Nacharee facilitated one the production mangers of the show was instrumental in the communication process between the two parties. Jintana was the the first Thai designer with the show in 2018 and now plays an integral part in the show.
DivaBigg solo segment was the first of its kind. DivaBigg returned to this platform to launch their fashion film documenatry on fashion and plus size and how the industry is changing….. but is it changing fast enough? Is this really being embraced? This documentary will be high lighted the truths, the struggles and the change. The documenatry ‘Fat is Fashion’ was exclusively premiered in London at the show, which launched their latest collection for women with real ‘Curves’ along side the premier.
Andre Sorino: André Soriano. Visionary, Artist, and Fashion Genius. André’s designs and Collection is a carefully crafted masterpiece in every work of art.
His designs includes a variety of garments from active wear to classic evening wear, specialising in elegant bridal wear and couture gowns. Andre prides himself on only creating and selecting luxury fabrics such as silk, velvet, chiffon, satin, brocade, taffeta and charmeuse. Andre embraces the idea that ‘fashion is freedom.’
André Soriano’s interest in the fashion apparel and design field began at an early age. His mother “Josephine” designed clothing for her family and taught André the basics of clothing construction as well as exposing him to arts and theatrics. His designs have been featured in Italian Vogue and other national US publications.
Andre also was the break out star designers & tv personality In 2013, when he competed on the First season Bravo TV “Styled to Rock”, a fashion reality show (produced by Robyn RIHANNA ) which gave him the exposure, and with that he amassed a rotating roster of celebrity clientele. Leading to his designs being worn on multiple red carpets, award shows such as the Grammys, Golden Globes, and Emmy awards just to name a few. This collection was received with an emotional accolade from all guests at the show.
Pam Pinay: The journey of this amazing designer is inspirational. In March of 2021, at the height of the Covid-19 global pandemic, two Filipina artists based in Europe founded the brand PamPinay as a social project. Pamela Gotangco, a multi-awarded visual artist based in Switzerland and Christian Belaro, a graphic fashioner based in England were answering the need of Filipino women seamstresses and weavers in the Philippines. PamPinay is a collection of high-quality wearable art that showcases one hundred percent Filipino made crafts. It aims to promote social entrepreneurship, sustainability and responsible branding. The materials for the collection included weaving from the various indigenous communities in the Philippines to provide income opportunities for the local artisans.
The audience was full of government officials from the Philipines and UK. This sustainable ‘punk’ themed collection was given a standing ovation with the finale in dedication and in remembrance of Vivienne Westwood.
Zaira Christa: Young age of 18 years is launching their very first couture collection on our platform. Zaira is studying music at Oxford University. With musical creative talent and a flair for fashion. This collection showcased evening wear highlighting the elegance, beauty and power of the female form.
Pimpa Paris: Based in Thailand, this will be the first time that Pimpa Paris will be showcasing internationally. Using the technique and unique fabric from Thailand, this designer has created garments with a unique Thai cultural essence which can be worn by any woman from any where around the world. Pimpa graduated from Chambre Syndicate de la Couture Parisienne) Which is a well known high fashion and design institution boasting many famous alumni such as Yves Saint Laurent, Valentino Garavawi and Olivier Lepidus. Having spent over 15 years studying and working in France, she returned to Thailand and became a consultant and lecturer. Transferring her design knowledge and product development for communities through various projects of government, state enterprises, private sectors. This collection showcased the materials from Thailand, highlight sustainable fashion.
Links by Gwen: First showcased on the House of iKons Fashion London Platform February 2017. Since then this designer has showcased around the world. Each garment was made of chains and links. Each design is creative piece of art. The technique used by this designer creates elegance in each piece, which is master craftsmanship this designer has achieved.
Schedule of the Show Saturday 18th February 2023
1. Vip 360
2. Raaj K Aesthetics
3. Love Collection
8. Park Pharmacy
9. Zilli Coffee
10. Nacharee Thai Kitchen
11. Zaira Christa
13. Tawa sponsored by Nydia Crick
GRAND OPENING: Love Collection
Fierce & Flawless represented by The Fashion Life Tour
Hafanana Swimwear represented by The Fashion Life Tour
Music Performance: Anya Kay
GRAND FINALE: Yalacity supported by HM The Queen Sirkit of Thailand Department of Agriculture
SOLO SEGMENT – DivaBigg
Premier of Documentary – ‘Fat is Fashion’ & Fashion Show of DivaBigg collection
GRAND OPENING: PIMPA Paris
Maria Mahlmann MM REMIX
Music Performance: Andreas Liberos
Bold Black Dresses represented by The Fashion Life Tour
Links by Gwen
Music Performance: Cooper Phillip
Perry Jones represented by The Fashion Life Tour
Tawa sponsored by Nydia Crick
GRAND FINALE – Will Franco