Vietnam Fashion Week returns for S/S ’17 edition l Event News Vietnam
Home » News » Events News » Vietnam Fashion Week Returns For Ss 17 Edition

Vietnam Fashion Week returns for S/S ’17 edition

Share: 
      Newsletter

READ MORE ON Event News VietnamVietnam Fashion WeekVITAS

Vietnam International Fashion Week

Image Courtesy: vietnaminternationalfashionweek.com

Vietnam International Fashion Week 2017 will take place in Ho Chi Minh City this year from April 25-28, featuring the latest Spring/Summer collections from over 20 global designers. Dutch-Vietnamese designer Xuan-Thu Nguyen, who is the first designer of Vietnamese descent to be accepted as a member of France’s Haute Couture Federation, will open the 4-day extravaganza.

Also ReadVietnam Junior Fashion Week 2017 from March 24

With the Chairman of Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS), Vu Duc Giang expecting the garment-textile exports from Vietnam to hit US $ 30 billion in 2017, the fashion show will be an important event for the country to showcase its fashion talent, globally. Founder and President of Vietnam International Fashion Week, Le Thi Quynh Trang said last year, “We are delighted to see the increasing popularity of Vietnam International Fashion Week by both audience support and media coverage through local and international channels. It is a clear indication of the success of the platform and an essential motivation for us to evolve the concept and push forward Vietnam’s fashion boundaries by organising two dedicated fashion weeks per year. Hopefully with this new seasonal approach, greater opportunities will be given to present and promote Vietnamese designers.”

A plethora of international fashion designers are going to join the event, namely Xuan Haute Couture (France), Betty Tran (Australia), Joao Rolo (Portugal), THIRD (Republic of Korea), Israeli Fashion by Shenkar Design School (Israel), Boys of Bangkok (Thailand), Lie by Lee Chung Chung (Republic of Korea), and Tata Christiane (Germany). Apart from the multi-national presence, the fashion week will also see locally famous participants like Nguyen Cong Tri, Claret Giang Le, Thuy Design House, Canifa by Le Ha, Devon Nguyen and 21six by Sandy Doan among others.

To ensure a far reaching eye on this fashion event, media representatives from Vogue Italy, Vogue Korea, and Harper’s Bazaar Singapore will be attending the event. The driving force behind the fashion week is to focus on the fashionable youth culture and the organizers have made special efforts to prize personal style and street style photography to promote the same.

 

Have some news? Let us know on news@apparelresources.com

Recommended by Apparel Resources

WHITE Milano from June 17!

Italian contemporary fashion trade show WHITE Milano is set to raise curtains on June 17 this year. The 3-day exhibition will highlight key...

Yiwu Fair ’17: Busi Giovanni to display knitting technology

Italian knitting machinery manufacturer, Busi Giovanni, is all set to showcase its latest Medical Terry Pantyhose and Twin-Layer knitting machines at the upcoming...

Delhi (India) Government honours handicraft artisans

At least 17 handicraft artisans have been felicitated by Delhi Government at an event by Industries Minister Satyendar Jain last week. These artisans...

27th National Garment Fair (India) from July 13

27th edition of Gujarat Garment Manufacturer Association’s (GGMA) National Garment Fair (NGF) is going to be held on 13-15 July, 2017 at Gujarat...

Denimsandjeans.com Vietnam to set stage for key denim industry discussions

As we all know, Denimsandjeans.com Vietnam’s second edition, themed ‘Street Style’, is set roll out carpet on June 7-8 this year at the...

Kochi (India) to host garment trade fair from June 6

Kochi in Indian state of Kerala is gearing up to hold the 11th edition of garment trade fair by Apparel Manufacturers of India...

India holds Industry Capacity Building Programme for Japanese market

Government of India organized an Industry Capacity Building Programme on Quality Compliance of Indian Textiles & Clothing for Japanese Market at Hotel Le Meridienin New Delhi on May 17. The...

Vietnam hosts its first printing exhibition

Vietnam is hosting its first International Screen Printing & Digital Printing Technology Exhibition at the Saigon Exhibition Conference Centre, HCM City from 18-20...

Copenhagen Fashion Summit signs up for Circular Fashion

The fifth instalment of Copenhagen Fashion Summit punched the calendar on May 11 in the Danish capital of Koncerthuset, with fashion leaders and...

Berlin to host Asia Apparel Expo 2018

Berlin, Germany is all set to host 2018 edition of Asia Apparel Expo from February 22-24. More than 400 high-quality Asian apparel and...