Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / New York hosts Global Han Couture Design Competition
New York hosts Global Han Couture Design Competition
13
Sep '13
courtesy: Couture Fashion Week
courtesy: Couture Fashion Week
More than 160 traditional Chinese couture creations, created by nearly 70 designers, were featured at the recently concluded fourth edition of Global Han Couture Design Competition.
 
Produced by the New Tang Dynasty Television, the contest was organized with a primary aim to revive the ancient Hanfu costume which is named after the most prominent Chinese ethnic majority Han.
 
Other than the traditional Hanfu costumes, the event also showcased several attires that were akin to the apparels worn during the rule of Tang, Song and Ming dynasties.
 
Su Chih Chang, a contestant from Taiwan, bagged the prestigious Gold Award in the competition for her Song Dynasty scholar ensemble. Teamed up with the famous square-topped Dongpo hat, the prize winning outfit featured a shimmering wheat-coloured coat decorated with iridescent green and red trims.
 
Hosted by the just concluded Couture Fashion Week in New York, the event was attended by the Academy award-winning theatrical costume designer Ann Roth. 
 

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India


Must ReadView All

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 18th Oct 2021

UK BRC-PwC report guides for retailers to drive Net Zero consumption

To help shoppers live lower carbon lifestyles and make more...

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 18th Oct 2021

India-China trade may touch $100-bn mark this year

India-China trade volume may seemingly cross $100 billion this year...

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 16th Oct 2021

China's economic growth reflects strong resilience, vitality: Li

Premier Li Keqiang has said China is capable and confident of...

Interviews View All

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Extension of RoSCTL to boost textile exports

International apparel brands, Head honchos

International apparel brands
Head honchos

Launched first collection at onset of Covid

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Consistency is the first rule of social media

Benedetta Terraneo,

Benedetta Terraneo

Miko Srl, a subsidiary of US-based Sage Automotive Interiors and a member...

Akram Tariq Khan,

Akram Tariq Khan

E-commerce brand YourLibaas meaning "garment or attire" in Udru, was...

Rajat Kapoor,

Rajat Kapoor

Seraphine is a British maternity brand providing affordable luxury fashion ...

Michaela Griggs & Peggy Schulz, Barco Uniforms

Michaela Griggs & Peggy Schulz
Barco Uniforms

Founded in 1929, Barco Uniforms started as an apparel company for beauty...

Hemant Bheda, Arevo

Hemant Bheda
Arevo

Arevo, based in Silicon Valley in California, develops technology to...

Dr. Sean Blamires, Evolution and Ecology Research Centre

Dr. Sean Blamires
Evolution and Ecology Research Centre

Using spider silk for clothing may not seem to be an attractive...

Reynu Taandon, Label Reynu Taandon + Nikhita

Reynu Taandon
Label Reynu Taandon + Nikhita

Renowned womenswear designer <b>Reynu Taandon </b>has been serving the...

Shalini Sharma & Shweta Pundir Sharma, Six Yard Story

Shalini Sharma & Shweta Pundir Sharma
Six Yard Story

Six Yard Story is a premium artisanal brand with a focus to bring handloom ...

Sandeep Gonsalves & Sarah Gonsalves, Sarah & Sandeep

Sandeep Gonsalves & Sarah Gonsalves
Sarah & Sandeep

Established in 2012, Sarah &amp; Sandeep is a luxury menswear label...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


October 2021

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Advanced Search