Home Grown Fashion Designer Shows Off Work in New York Fashion Week
A Shenzhen fashion designer was invited to design for American singer Beyonce as part of the New York Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in the US, although the singer’s representative hasn’t commented on the invitation yet. The president and art director of the Shenzhen Deng Hao Fashion Design Co. Deng Hao said that one of her assistant called her up to say that Beyonce was impressed with her work and want to do several collaboration with her.
Deng said that her invitation shows the approval of the Chinese culture but the approval of original Chinese designs. Deng who is also known as the flower elf is an awarding winning designer known in the Shenzhen fashion circle. She studied fashion design in France and Japan and has already held several shows overseas. She is known to use flower style prints that is welcomed in China and other Asian countries.
Fifteen other well known fashion brands were invited to the New York Mercedes Benz Fashion Week which marks the debut of the Shenzhen delegation in the New York Fashion scene. The delegations also held business transactions and fashion releases and buyers from well known department stores such as Macy’s and Bergdorf Goodman.
Shenzhen fashion designers are usually invited to attend the London Fashion Week for five years in a row as part of the industry’s effort in penetrating the international market. Shenzhen will be introducing well known international brands and designers to further promote the city’s development in the original creation and fashion design.