Indonesian Batik Fashion Trendsetters.
Born as the fourth generation in the family of batik entrepreneur in Pekalogan, Central Java, Afif Syakur made his way to establish his own batik company in 1990. He established Apip’s Batik in Yogyakarta and gained a reputation for being a trendsetter in this fashion industry.
His devotion to batik can be seen from his around 3,500 collection of batik masterpiece, his main asset for creating new designs. Countless premium products have been born out of his creative hands, such as sarong, shawl, scarf, pareo, and ready to wear attires. Some are made from traditional woven fabrics.
The free spirit of Pekalongan design goes in harmony with deep philosophy of Yogyakarta traditional motifs. Classical patterns are transformed into contemporary styles, making batik suitable for everyone.