- Viva Malaysia Batik to showcase batik fabrics in Kuala Lumpur

October 29, 2011 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel News
Kuala Lumpur is to play host to a celebration of batik fabrics during the Viva Malaysia Batik festival, which takes place this December.
The event comprises of a number of different local activities and exhibitions dedicated to celebrating batik, a staple of south-east Asian culture and fashion, with proceedings to be based at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.
Viva Malaysia Batik's centrepiece is the annual Kuala Lumpur International Batik (KLIB) Convention and Exhibition, a trade show that is open to the public from December 9th to 11th and highlights all of the latest developments in the industry.
It involves a convention element, during which experts in the field discuss batik, as well as an exhibition that shows off cutting-edge batik fashions.
This year, the KLIB show will be preceded by the Batik X-Change from December 1st to 7th, which will feature the sale of various related products, while the final of the Piala Seri Endon 2011 batik design competition is also being held on December 11th.
Other activities will include a batik painting competition and a fun walk.
A wide assortment of Kuala Lumpur hotels can be found by fashion enthusiasts at, including the Sunway Lagoon Resort Hotel.
Further details about the event can be located at

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