Source: School of Fashion
Reporter: LI Xinru
Editor: PAN Pan
From 11th to 13th October, the 2016 China International Clothing Fair (CHIC Fair), the largest and most influential clothing fair in Asia was held in Shanghai National Convention Center. YAO Jingjing, WENG Ludong, ZHOU Yi, Tang Lili from the School of Fashion and renowned designers from Taiwan presented a visual feast to the audience.
Co-directed by teachers from the School of Fashion DAI Jingyu and JIANG Wen and Manager CAI Peihua from Hampel International, students designed three sets of works in half a month. These works represented the trend in this autumn and winter’s clothing. In the meantime, clothes displayed on the catwalks would be ordered on the e-shop of Suning, proving fashion followers a chance to tailor-make their clothes.
A course cooperation will be held between School of Fashion and Suning e-business platform. Student designers can not only display their works, but also work as models and compete with famous designers.
It is reported that teachers and students from the School of Fashion have long been devoted to university-industry-research cooperation with leading enterprises in the fashion industry, aiming at training young designers with innovation potential and ability. The course cooperation centers on students of higher grades and create purchasing opportunities for these young designers to let them feel in person the whole process of design and commercial operation.
Translated by MEN Haiyan