17 Jan 2012
Fashion Extravaganza Features Four International Designers
World Boutique Highlight Attracts City Celebrities
17 January 2012 – Last night’s Hong Kong Fashion Extravaganza, one of the highlights of World Boutique, Hong Kong, showcased the latest fashion of four internationally renowned fashion designers: Hong Kong’s Hidy Ng, London’s Craig Lawrence, Paris’ Risto Bimbiloski, and Shanghai’s Qi Gang.
Ms Ng, known for her attention to detail and use of luxurious fabric, unveiled a new women’s collection. Mr Lawrence’s show featured his avant-garde knitwear, while Mr Bimbiloski’s creations focused on a mix of East and West. Mr Qi emphasised the beauty of contrast in his collection.
The first Asian face of Dior, Hong Kong supermodel Grace Yu, modelled for Ms Ng. Bonnie Chen, Mikki Yao, Ana R, Xiao Yi, Edelweiss Cheung, Emma Xie and Jia Jing also took part in the show.
Among those in attendance were Henry Tang, Louis Cheung, Lynn Xiong and Monica Chan, as well as a number of well-known local designers, including Dorian Ho and William Tang.
HKTDC World Boutique, Hong Kong, and HKTDC Hong Kong Fashion Week for Fall/Winter continue through 19 January. The events are organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council.
|The 2012 Fall/Winter collection of Hong Kong designer Hidy Ng was a highlight of last night’s Hong Kong Fashion Extravaganza, at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre|
|Shanghai’s Qi Gang made use of the dragon as the theme of his latest collection, which was featured last night at Hong Kong Fashion Extravaganza|
|Craig Lawrence’s bold knitwear collection, modelled by Emma Xie (far left) and Jia Jing (left), was a Fashion Extravaganza highlight|
|Model Bonnie Chen showcased Risto Bimbiloski’s knitwear collection at last night’s Fashion Extravaganza|
|Fashion Extravaganza attracted celebrities and fashion designers, among them Monica Chan (far left) and Lynn Dai-Lin Xiong (left)|
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