HERITAGE RE-FASHIONED – Nov 12 / Nov 26HERITAGE RE-FASHIONED – Nov 12 / Nov 26 Contact: Vincci Ching
Influenced by traditional craftsmanship and innovative materials and techniques, Vincci Ching aims to tell a story through her work in up-cycling no longer wearable textiles into modern sustainable fashion accessories. Though her collection of up-cycled vintage Japanese kimonos and end-of-use rental Chinese Kwan Kwa wedding dresses, she tells the cultural story through the intricate symbolism woven into the textiles. Her designs have been seen in the arms both local and Hollywood celebrities namely Akina Fong in Hong Kong, and in the US, Simone Missick, Eva Amurri Martino, Brandy Ledford, Doris Morgado, Renee Olstead, Brittany Curran and Alison Wright. She has also won the Gold Award in the Personal Accessories, the Green Award and the Judge Award at 2016 the Hong Kong Smart Design Award and has been featured in newspapers and magazines for her design and work in upcycling.