Designer Công Trí’s Fall-Winter 2021 assortment has been featured in Vogue US journal. Photograph: thanhnien.vn
HCM CITY — Regardless of being affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, Vietnamese style designers have opted for innovation and significant initiatives. The native style trade has confronted a number of crises, with style weeks and outfitters being cancelled and closed as a result of pandemic. Relatively than succumbing to destiny, designers have taken new instructions to adapt to the present scenario. New collections have been launched on worldwide on-line platforms.
On the finish of February, designer Trần Hùng, runner-up of Challenge Runway Việt Nam 2015, launched his La Muse assortment throughout the framework of London Vogue Week Autumn-Winter 2021 on his official YouTube and TikTok channels. Hùng’s fifth assortment continued to make use of environmentally pleasant supplies and make the most of leftover materials from outdated collections to create new sustainable items. It appeared on London Vogue Week’s homepage this 12 months. After his earlier success from his Feminism, Menswear, Revival and Musée d’Artwork collections within the UK, Hùng held a style present in Việt Nam on the finish of 2020 to showcase his Musée d’Artwork assortment. The present was completed in collaboration with an artwork exhibition to supply one of the best viewing expertise for guests. In the meantime, to stimulate tourism progress, a number of style exhibits have been organised at well-known vacationer locations between social-distancing intervals. Particularly, director Lengthy Kan on the finish of March hosted a present known as Vogue Voyage #3 in the course of the ocean and sky of Phú Quốc, with the participation of designer Lê Thanh Hoà, Adrian Anh Tuấn and Võ Công Khanh.
Along with well-known designers, it was the primary time for younger abilities to showcase their creativity on the present. In the beginning of April, greater than 600 units of Áo dài in numerous types from 15 native and worldwide designers had been launched on the cultural house Văn Miếu – Quốc Tử Giám in Hà Nội within the present Áo dài của chúng ta (Our Áo dài). Sensible methods Many organisations and designers have made artistic efforts to open up new alternatives and reshape their designs, making them extra significant and sensible. When organising the Việt Nam Worldwide Vogue Week in HCM Metropolis on the finish of 2020, the producer ready to be prepared for the worst case state of affairs and livestream the occasion in case of an outbreak. This 12 months, Việt Nam Worldwide Vogue Week is scheduled to happen Might 27-30 in HCM Metropolis. Nevertheless, as a result of issues of the pandemic, president of Việt Nam Vogue Week Trang Lê informed Thanh Niên newspaper that the present has but to be confirmed and it’ll totally adjust to necessities from authorities in pandemic prevention.
“Make a Change” is that this 12 months’s theme, Trang stated, explaining that the theme encourages younger designers to vary their notion in relation to style and convey a optimistic end result for the trade.
Designer Adrian Anh Tuấn has been chosen to open the occasion.
In a associated matter, a number of Vietnamese designers, notably Công Trí, have sought alternatives abroad and efficiently impressed international stars comparable to Rosé from the group Blackpink in South Korea.
Designer Công Trí on Might 6 launched his Fall-Winter 2021 assortment, which was featured in Vogue US journal. His artistic designs have been extensively recognised within the US. — VNS