Meet The Designers – TEX SAVERIO
Tex Saverio is an Indonesian designer whose name shot stratospherically high after his dramatic and ornamental designs were worn by international celebrities such as the legendary Lady Gaga for her Lady Gaga Fame advertising campaign in Harper’s Bazaar 2011, Jennifer Lawrence for The Hunger Games movie publicity materials and Kim Kardashian in ELLE Magazine, to name a few. Tex Saverio won a national Mercedes-Benz Asia Fashion Award, which qualified him to compete against other Southeast Asian designers the following year and present his winning collection designed for both men and women. Although known for high-couture, Tex Saverio started featuring a range of modern ready-to-wear pieces that can be mixed and matched while maintaining drama and intricacy with plenty of quirky detailing and embellishments. Due to his edgy, theatrical and ornate high-end creations, many fashion lovers have described him as the Alexander McQueen of Indonesia.