Asia’s premier fashion event CENTRESTAGE is the Hong Kong Trade Development Council’s (HKTDC) signature international fashion fair. The fair will be held from 5-8 Sept 2018 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC).
According to a press release, this year’s event will feature more than 200 international brands over multiple catwalks, engaging fashion forums with industry professionals, insightful talks by esteemed guests, and more.
With a mission to promote Hong Kong’s young designers, online fashion hub FASHIONALLY will present FASHIONALLY collection #12 and FASHIONALLY presentation shows at CENTRESTAGE 2018, featuring spring/summer 2019 (SS19) collections from 13 local designer labels.
FASHIONALLY has also invited winners of the Hong Kong Young Fashion Designers’ Contest (YDC) 2017 to display their latest works at the fair, including a limited-edition capsule collection by Arto Wong available at JOYCE Pacific Place, Sonic Lam’s special wool outfit created in collaboration with The Woolmark Company, and the ete! x YDC Best Footwear Design Award Capsule Collection “I Go to School by Bus” designed by Jason Lee and sponsored by i.t apparels Ltd.
FASHIONALLY presentation, an unconventional hybrid of fashion show and theatrical play, debuted at Hong Kong Fashion Week for Fall/Winter 2018. The upcoming edition will spotlight three budding Hong Kong labels – Tak Lee, REDEMPTIVE, and YLYstudio – each of which is given complete creative freedom to decorate the stage and direct the presentation around the unique set. Their presentations will unveil the designers’ latest SS19 collections while offering a rare glimpse into their creative journeys. These labels are participating in a FASHIONALLY show for the first time, said the press release.
The opening ceremony of the fair will be run from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm and for next two days opening hours of the fair is from 9:30 to 6:00 pm. And for the last day, it will be opened from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm.