The 2015 Spring/Summer Collections at Prêt-à-Porter Busan headline the large fashion and footwear exhibition this weekend, with a three-day fashion extravaganza at BEXCO 1 in Centum City. The Busan International Footwear, Textile & Fashion Fair, or BIFOT 2014, will kick off this Thursday the 25th and wrap up Saturday evening.
This year’s Busan Fashion Week highlights 17 domestic and international collections to be shown down the runways, as well as a chance to check out the latest in fashion and textile accessories. Star Korean designer Ha Seung-baek and fashion launching shows by Metro City and Ferrari Sportswear are scheduled, as well as a possible appearance by French design star Charlie Le Mindu, one of Lady Gaga’s favorite designers, according to the organizers.
Tickets to the runway shows are free, but usually have long lines so seating goes fast. Shows usually last 15 minutes.
The theme for this year’s BIFOT is ‘Creation of Smartwear by Uniting Human, Environment, Material and IT’. The show will see 227 participants from five different countries.
BIFOT is comprised of three different shows: The Busan International Shoe Show 2014 (BISS 2014), Busan Fashion Week 2014, and the Busan International Textile & Material Exhibition 2014, or BITE 2014.
Fashion Show Schedule
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