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Bangsar’s BSC woos shoppers with exclusive experiences
16 May 2017, Kuala Lumpur – Bangsar shoppers were treated to a beautifully curated beauty and fashion experience featuring brands from Switzerland, Monaco, Italy, USA, Australia, Hong Kong, Thailand to Kuala Lumpur at the maiden Bangsar Shopping Centre Beauty & Fashion Week that ran from 10-14 May 2017 #BSCBFW17.
Organised by BR Property Holdings Sdn Bhd, the management of Bangsar Shopping Centre (BSC) – one of the longest standing boutique malls in the Klang Valley in collaboration with Hair Sponsor A Cut Above, Official Makeup Flormar Malaysia and Official Car; MINI Ingress Auto, #BSCBFW17 was a hive of style this Mother’s Day weekend. And there’s more to come this Ramadhan season!
YB Tan Sri Dato Sri Ng Yen Yen JP was Guest of Honour at the Meng Beauty & Slimming Swiss Perfection boutique spa products catwalk showcase. Also spotted among the guests were Datin Soraya and power couple entrepreneur Roen Cian Nagapan and model / Miss Malaysia 2013 Carey Ng. Hong Kong-based Mita Tam Style Studio had models strut the catwalk in colour-coded elegant feminine frocks, while stylists from A Cut Above x ghd gave away hair secrets and students from LimKokWing University of Creative Technology’s Fashion Club mixed fashion with a violin performance on Saturday 13 May.
Sunday 14 May revealed Angie’s Hari Raya gown collection, followed by a stream of beauties in black dresses wearing APM Monaco’s jewellery pieces influenced by Monaco and the joie de vivre of the South of France. The Fiore Raya Collection by Kavita Sidhu, creative director and owner of K.Vita Boutique was a hit! Finally, models dressed in delightfully quirky styling from Squareroom, accessorised by Mori Pin brought the #BSCBFW17 catwalk to a close.
What’s in store for shoppers this year at Bangsar’s neighbourhood mall? BSC will host a month-long Raya Bazaar from 26 May – 23 June, BSC Kids Carnival from 26 – 30 July, Seek & Keep Artisan Market + Food Festival from 25 – 27 August, Home & Living throughout September, Deepavali Celebration from 7 – 22 October, Seek & Keep Artisan Market + Halloween Celebration from 27 – 29 October and finally, the Christmas Bazaar from 24 November – 24 December 2017. All welcomed, entry is free.
Visit www.bsc.com.my, LIKE us on Facebook.com/BangsarShoppingCentre, FOLLOW us on Instagram @BangsarShoppingCentre.
Note to Editors: Hi-res photos for BSC Beauty & Fashion Week here: http://bit.ly/2qcAnAA
Bangsar Shopping Centre, BSC (Organiser and Official Venue)
KL’s neighbourhood lounge, BSC is a living, breathing, contemporary lifestyle destination that is the nexus of Bangsar’s community. Its success lies in its appeal to a cross section of people – from expats to generations of local families. Its cosmopolitan atmosphere generates a “sense of belonging” making it a home away from home and a must-visit destination for the city’s urban crowd. Visit www.bsc.com.my.
A Cut Above Salon (Official hair)
Started by husband and wife team Winnie Loo and Richard Teo, A Cut Above has gone from a humble 428 square feet salon to a household name in the hair styling industry. Since 1979, the company has grown into Malaysia’s more premier group of salons with an established hairdressing academy. They are definitely one of KL’s best hair salons. Visit http://acutabove.com.my.
Flormar Malaysia (Official makeup)
Founded in Milan in Italy, the capital of the fashion industry, Flormar was acquired by the Şenbay Family in 1970 and began production in Turkey. Flormar became an indispensable brand for women with its yearly production of 120 million units, as well as its wide range of products consisting of blushes, foundations, eyeshadows, mascaras, lipsticks, nail polishes, accessories and skin care products. Flormar Colour Cosmetics Malaysia is distributed by Parkson Beauty Unlimited Sdn Bhd with booths at IOI City Mall Putrajaya, MyTown Shopping Centre in Maluri. Visit www.facebook.com/myflormarcolours.com.
MINI Ingress Auto (Official car)
Passionately BMW & MINI. Ingress Auto is giving the BMW & MINI experience to all in the Klang Valley vicinity and beyond. Striking an impressive silhouette in the area of Damansara, Puchong and Bangsar, Ingress Auto’s facade embodies the high standards of personalized care and excellent after sales service. Ingress Auto has come a long way from being a single outlet BMW dealer back in 2008, to a multi outlet dealer in 2014 that comprises of Ingress Auto Damansara (Sales & Service), Ingress Auto Puchong (Sales & Service), Ingress Auto Bangsar (MINI Showroom), Ingress Auto Kepong (Body & Paint) and Ingress Auto Puchong (Body & Paint). Now, together with BMW & MINI, we are even more committed to deliver driving pleasure without compromises. Visit http://www.ingressauto.com.my.
Mita Tam Style Studio (Fashion Show)
“Mita Tam Style Studio” was established to cater to the medium and upscale range of clothing for the stylish women. Mita Tam’s range of dress collection and exclusive personal style service, ensure that customers do not have to spend big to be dressed well. “Style Studio” is added to the overall name to suggest that women can come to the boutique to learn about themselves and experiment with their personal style.
Mita Tam Style Studio opened its flagship boutique at Starhill in December 2011. With a clientele roster including royalties, celebrities, Puan Sris and Datins in an exclusive environment like Starhill, the company decided to bring the Mita Tam label closer to the general public by establishing a presence in BSC in October 2014.
The owner that bears the boutique name, Mita Tam, is a Hong Kong resident, and is a graduate of the Nanjing Academy of Performing Arts. She has been involved in the entertaining and fashion industry in Hong Kong for the last 20 years. Ms. Tam is a trained vocalist and image consultant and had imparted her expertise as an image consultant to numerous Hong Kong actors, actresses, singers and models.
MENG Beauty & Slimming (Fashion Show)
Founded by Chong Meng Chew, a beautician with over 20 years of experience has been trained in skincare, anti-aging treatments and slimming, Meng Beauty & Slimming offers advanced Cellular Skincare in a luxurious, calming and pampering environment rejuvenate, relax and destress.
A Swiss Perfection Spa Boutique, its treatments reflect exclusivity and competence from Swiss Perfection products which contain IRISA, the result of a scientific collaboration with Clinique La Prairie CLP Montreux, Switzerland. It contains intact and active cells of the Iris root. High in enzymes and proteins to confront the problems of premature aging, environment hazards and the stress of contemporary life. Abandon yourself to our exclusive state –of –the –art Swiss Cellular skincare, unique treatment methods and tailored massage techniques.
KVITA (Fashion Show)
KVITA is a fashion lifestyle brand that personifies the timeless elegance and innate style of its founder and designer Kavita Sidhu.
APM Monaco (Fashion Show)
Influenced by Monaco and the joie de vivre of the South of France, APM Monaco (Ariane Prette) is a much loved contemporary fashion jewellery brand with a touch of Monegasque flair. APM inspires dreams, APM is not based on consensus, APM is different.
Named after founder Ariane Prette, APM Monaco was created in 1982 and made her mark first in producing pieces for many of the great names in the jewellery business. After 30 years of developing and perfecting traditional handcrafted quality jewellery, the Prette family, in 2001, decided to venture into the design-focused silver jewellery business and continues to carry on Ariane’s legacy with the aim to make APM Monaco a modern yet timeless brand that fits perfectly with current market trends.
The group has over 1200 collaborators, and has achieved ISO 9001-2000 quality standard, GSCP environmental and BSCI social certifications.
The Inspiration for the Collection: A new collection is created each month, and each monthly collection given a name. It is formed around a theme inspired by the atmosphere of the times, the inspiration of the creative team and APM’s foundations. Established in Malaysia in 2013, APM creates four original collections per month, a total of 48 collections per year, all of which are registered and protected. Today, APM is the most creative jewellery brand with over 150 stores worldwide. Visit us online at www.apm.mc.
Squareroom & Mori Pin (Fashion Show)
Squareroom is a multi-label fashion retailer specialising in a wide spectrum of ladies fashion. At Squareroom, clients are encouraged to express their individuality by creating their own unique looks with our wide range of merchandise. From fashion- forward fashionistas to demure conservative dressers to quirky boho hipsters, there’s something for everyone at Squareroom.
Mori Pin is a well-loved treasure trove offering an extensive range of deliciously quirky one-off items, crystal-encrusted jewellery for that bling-bling effect and hot on-trend must-haves. Apart from that, several sought-after brands like Lucas Jack from the UK and Jonathan Yun designer jewellery are also available exclusively at Mori Pin. To complement its selection of accessories and bags, Mori Pin has also recently started to carry carefully-curated apparel in limited quantities. This means our loyal followers can now walk out with a complete ensemble and make a grand entrance on the red carpet, at work or even at a girly gathering!
Limkokwing University of Creative Technology
Ready to take the world by storm, Limkokwing Fashion Club is a fun and glamorous take on the biggest international trends in the fashion industry. An exciting combination of urban flair and various ethnic influences. Limkokwing Fashion Club introduces innovative designs made with the comfort and well-being of the customer in mind. From studded caps, sequinned and leather fitted jackets, specially designed handbags, backpacks, accessories and basics like T-shirts and hoodies for both sexes, it seems the stylish crowd may now halt their search. Each piece carries the charm and sleek edge of contemporary fashion and reflects in its core what it takes to be a trendsetter and style icon of tomorrow. Visit https://www.limkokwing.net.