Nguyen Cong Tri to join Tokyo Fashion Week 2017
The Saigon Times Daily
Models parade creations of Nguyen Cong Tri at the Tokyo Fashion Week 2016 - PHOTOS: COURTESY OF ORGANIZERS
Local veteran designer Nguyen Cong Tri will unveil his latest Haute Couture No. 10 collection at Tokyo Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2017, which will take place at 4 p.m. on March 21 at Shibuya Hikarie Hall A, Sai Gon Giai Phong reports.
The information about Tri’s show has been posted on the official schedule of the Tokyo Fashion Week 2017.
Nguyen Cong Tri is a member of the Asian Couture Federation and was named in Top 100 contemporary designers in the world. Tri is also the first Vietnamese designer who was invited to take part in the Tokyo Fashion Week 2016 with his collection No. 9 Rice.
Tokyo Fashion Week has stringent criteria to choose designers for their shows, based on the reputation and influence of those characters in their home countries and potentials of these people to bring to the fashion market in Japan. Vietnam received official invitation from Tokyo Fashion Week since 2016 and Nguyen Cong Tri has been chosen to be a representative of haute couture fashion of the country.