Fashion show honours the charm of Central Highlands’ silk and brocade

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Da Lat schoolgirls dressed in Ao Dai (Vietnamese traditional long dress) made from silk
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NDO – A fashion show honouring Bao Loc silk of Lam Dong province and brocade craft of ethnic minority groups in the southern Central Highlands was held along Xuan Huong lake in Da Lat city on December 26.

The event, co-hosted by the People’s Committees of Da Lat and Bao Loc cities along with Vietnam Silk House, was among the series of activities in celebration of Da Lat city’s 125th founding anniversary.

Themed ‘Flowers’, the show featured outfits made from silk and brocade, by 10 silk producers and 11 fashion designers, through the performance of 50 models from Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City and 40 schoolgirls in Da Lat.

The show also featured performances by local children

Models posing on a boat on the lake

An outfit representing how silk can be applied in high fashion

The charm of Central Highlands’ brocade

A guitarist and violinist entertaining the audience with beautiful music

The traditional and modified versions of a brocade outfit