The latest Vietnamese ao dai (Vietnamese gown) collection designed by Quynh Paris will be the centrepiece of a fashion show in California, the US, today. The event, due to take place at the luxury five star Island Hotel, is part of a gala night to celebrate Vietnam's Lunar New Year (Tet) festival in the US. The performance expects to draw the participation of more than 700 guests, including Americans. Quynh Paris reveals the renovated collection named "Fusion" is based on original Ao Dai designs in history. This is the fourth time Quynh Paris has introduced her modern Ao Dai collection in the US. She has participated in fashion shows at the Vietnam California Radio (VNCR) as well as in Planet Hollywood and Las Vegas. She will fly back to the US to showcase her 2014 Autumn-Winter collection in March. Quynh Paris' designs: … [Read more...] about Vietnamese designer introduces Ao Dai 3D in USA
Ao dai history
VietNamNet Bridge - Traditional ao dai designed by Le Thanh Phuong was exhibited at the Museum of Natural History (U.S.) on January 26. Vietnamese ao dai to be displayed at America's largest museum Recently, Le Thanh Phuong was invited to New York to participate in the Eastern cultural festival at the Museum of Natural History. Phuong's ao dai were performed at the festival, drawing the attention of overseas Vietnamese and American people. Phuong's designs were performed by overseas Vietnamese girls or Vietnamese students in the US. Le Thanh Phuong brought conical hats and lotus flowers from Vietnam as props for the show. On this occasion, he was interviewed by the NBC. He was also invited to talk about Vietnamese ao dai but he could not receive the invitation because his working schedule was full. Phuong's ao dai were also performed for the overseas Vietnamese community in the US. This is a great motivation for him to continue designing ao dai in … [Read more...] about Vietnamese ao dai graceful in the U.S.
Vietnamese ao dai (long dresses) were presented at a fashion show at the "American Museum of Natural History", New York City, at the end of January 2013. Vietnamese fashion designer Le Thanh Phuong presented an ao dai collection at the show, which is part of the museum's Asian Lunar New Year event. The programme included traditional music, food and fashion activities, and is expected to attract artists from China, South Korea and Japan. According to the Institute for Vietnamese Culture and Education, ao dai by Phuong were selected because his designs retain the traditional nature of the dress. Actress Hong Anh was chosen to bring Phuong's ao dai to the US. Once visiting the US, Hong Anh wore Phuong's ao dai, which impressed many Americans with its intact traditional features. Following are photos about Phuong's designs for the exhibition: … [Read more...] about Vietnamese ao dai featured at US museum
The traditional Vietnamese long dress or ao dai will be represented at a fashion show to be held at the American Museum of Natural History, New York City, on January 25-26. Vietnamese fashion designer Le Thanh Phuong will present an ao dai collection at the show which is part of the museum’s Asian Lunar Year event. The programme will include traditional music, food and fashion activities and is expected to attract artists from China, South Korea and Japan. According to the Institute for Vietnamese Culture and Education, Phuong was selected because his long dresses have largely retained their tradition design. Along with ao dai display, a Dong Ho folk painting and calligraphy exhibition will be held. … [Read more...] about Ao dai featured as US museum
VietNamNet Bridge - The Vietnamese ao dai will be exhibited at the "American Museum of Natural History" at the end of January 2013. The "American Museum of Natural History" is one of the largest and most famous museums in the world, including 25 buildings with a total of 46 exhibition halls, research laboratories and the library. The museum currently has a team of more than 200 researchers and about 5 million visitors each year. The museum has become famous around the world because it has appeared in many Hollywood movies, including the blockbuster "Night at the Museum". In late January, the museum will open the exhibition on Eastern culture and the customs to welcome the Lunar New Year. This is a special festival for the countries that have traditional New Year by the moon calendar. The event will have the participation of artists and musicians from Asian countries, including China, South Korea, Japan ... with the major content focusing on fashion, traditional music, … [Read more...] about Vietnamese ao dai to be displayed at America’s largest museum