Sarinah Hosts Fashion Show to Celebrate Kartini Day

Sarinah is scheduled to host a fashion show event on 21st April 2017 in keeping with Indonesia’s Hari Kartini or Kartini Day at its Sarinah Thamrin Department Store that will be held from 11:00 – 20:00 WIB. Kartini Day pays tribute to one of Indonesia’s national leaders, Ms Raden Adjeng Kartini in which the event has been celebrated since 1964. The latest event is part of a set of events hosted by Sarinah in commemoration of Kartini Day; previously, Sarinah also hosted a photo contest as well as public event which sought to encourage Indonesia’s female millennials to play an active role in several industries such as politics and business.

As part of the event, visitors will have the opportunity to witness as many as three fashion shows showcasing modern fashion by Indonesia’s most prominent fashion designers. Furthermore, Sarinah will additionally provide live entertainment and performances including music from DJ Winda, Refti & Tika, DJ Novcha, Perkusi, and DJ Winda among a slew of other prominent guests. Sarinah will also provide a designated space at its Thamrin store location until 30th April 2017 which will display 55 winning images that have been selected during the photo contest event. Sarinah has also partnered with JakTV for the fashion show event and through this partnership, the state-owned enterprise will host a talk show programme highlighting the contributions made my female leaders in Indonesia. Based on the company’s tight-knit cooperation with small and medium enterprises – in which over 50% are led by women – Sarinah fully understands the integral role that female leaders have in pushing for economic development in Indonesia. With Indonesia undergoing numerous progress in its development, it is, therefore, imperative for Indonesian women to widen their influence in the business sector. By hosting the fashion show event, Sarinah is striving to motivate the future generation of female leaders interested in making a concrete change to play an active role in today’s modern era.