In-person fashion runway presentations are back on the radar and we couldn’t be more ecstatic. Look Up Japan, a fashion show on famous ‘Kimonos’, has added ripples to Dubai’s fashion arena. Designer Yuko Murokami hosted an exclusive fashion show at Dubai World Trade Center on September 10 presenting the kimonos’s revival.
From voluminous dresses to wild flowers on heads, the collection was nothing short of innovative as displayed on the models who walked the runway. With vintage upcycled fabric work and ruffled sleeved pieces, the innovative pieces were an ode to Japanese culture.
The evening saw a galore of celebrities like Ibrar Ul Haq Pakistan singer, Azeem Dar singer, Hollywood singer Persian Dulao and Mahar Alkhaja Arab Michael Jackson who enthralled the audience with their electrifying performances. The dignitaries were HH Sheikh Obad Bin Suhail Al Maktoum, HH Shiekh Buti Bin Abdulhakkim Al Maktoum, Dr Bu Abdullah, H.E Dr Maryam Mohd Fatma Matar.
Organized by Westfield Event Management, the event was a gateway for Fashionistas in Dubai to experience the Japan Fashion catwalk. The event claimed to be the region’s first Japanese fashion show was attended by some big fashion minds like Mr. Nishida, Mr. Arakawa, and Ms. Ritsuku.