Designs of Betty Tran open the VIFW 2017 (Source: courtesy of the organisation board)

HCM City (VNA) – The Vietnam International Fashion Week Spring-Summer 2017 officially opened in Ho Chi Minh City on April 25 evening.

The opening ceremony featured new collections of three international and domestic leading designers, who are Xuan Haute Couture from France, Betty Tran from Australia, and Chung Thanh Phong from Vietnam.

During the week, fashion lovers will have a chance to contemplate nearly 20 collections by more than 20 international and domestic designers, including those from France, Australia, Portugal, the Republic of Korea, Thailand and Israel.

The event will also feature the latest collections by other Vietnamese designers, namely Le Thanh Hoa, Ha Linh Thu, Claret Giang Le and Le Ha.

The Vietnam International Fashion Week, the fourth of its kind, is organised by the Multimedia JSC.-VNA