A look from the Belt and Road collection designed by Veronica Angel modelled in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Global tour by emerging designers projects China’s soft power through fashion

  • Thirteen young fashion designers from China, Hong Kong, Iceland, Tanzania and Panama have been brought together to build international ties
  • The travelling international fashion showcase funded by a Hongkonger aims to show China’s Belt and Road Initiative extends beyond infrastructure
Topic |   Fashion

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A look from the Belt and Road collection designed by Veronica Angel modelled in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
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Malaysian fashion designer Khoon Hoi says it was his grandmother who inspired his love of colour, fabrics and detail.

Why Malaysian fashion designer Khoon Hooi says home is the place to be

  • Despite gaining global recognition, Lee Khoon Hooi chooses to stay in Malaysia where a new generation is appreciating local designers more
  • Besides seasonal collections, he also produces an annual Chinese New Year collection where he puts a contemporary spin on the qipao
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Malaysian fashion designer Khoon Hoi says it was his grandmother who inspired his love of colour, fabrics and detail.
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