By THE NATION
“The ‘Talent Thai’ & ‘Designers’ Room are two projects initiated by Office of Design and Innovation for Trading Promotion, to incubate knowledge and experience and strengthen Thai designers so they can better compete in the international market. Over the past 15 years, the two projects have welcomed more than 600 brand participants, many of which successfully expanded their products and brands to the global market. Every brand participating in the projects have an opportunity to showcase their products in the world’s leading fashion and lifestyle product exhibitions,” says Chantira Jimreivat Vivatrat, directorgeneral of the DITP.
The portfolios of Talent Thai & Designers’ Room 2017 participants will be introduced to Thai and foreign visitors, including retailers, concept store, property project developer, overseas buying agents, designers, interior designers, design institutes, as well as department stores in various countries.
This year, 66 Thai brands were selected to participate in Talent Thai & Designers’ Room, 43 of which are Talent Thai lifestyle designer brands and the other 23 Designers’ Room fashion design brands.
Style 2017 is being held at BITEC Bang Na and wraps tomorrow night.