Vietnamese designer Le Thi Lan Huong (in red) receives the “Best Designer” award at the third International Thai Silk Fashion Week. (Photo: VNA)
Bangkok (VNA) – The Vietnamese fashion show themed “Vietnamese ‘Ao dai’ meets Thai silk” and Vietnamese designer Le Thi Lan Huong with a collection titled “Prosperous Planet” on December 11 were honored as the best show and the best designer respectively in the third edition Thai silk International Fashion Week.
The fashion week that ran from December 6 to 12 is a tribute to the 90th birthday of Queen Sirikit, the Queen Mother of Thailand. It attracted more than 100 designers from Thailand and other countries, with the aim of promoting Thai silk and promoting their cultural exchange and cooperation.
Participating in the fashion week for the first time, the Vietnamese Embassy in Thailand coordinated with the Thai Silk Promotion Association and the Thai Culture and Promotion Association to organize the show “Vietnamese Ao dai meets Thai silk” with five collections of Vietnamese designers. .
Designer Lan Huong said her collection was inspired by the life cycle of rice and wanted to convey a message of gratitude to mother nature and a call to protect the environment to build a prosperous world where people can enjoy a peaceful life and a peaceful world .
Using Thai silk to make ‘to the day“, the designer also used hand-embroidered patterns such as the terraced fields of Vietnam or the daily activities of mountain people.
Huong said she is happy and proud to bring Vietnamese culture to the world.
As part of the fashion week, a panel of judges composed of well-known Thai designers, artists and cultural officials reviewed and selected 12 outstanding collections for the International Thai Silk Design Competition.
Hungarian designer Peter Mero and Singaporean designer Ann Teoh took second and third place in the competition./.