By The Nation
Until January 27, they will share stories behind their motivation and special techniques for each of their magnificent items, which include more than 500 pieces of fashionable apparel, accessories, handbags, and home decor furniture, all of them designed by students from four universities.
Visitors will have a chance to learn techniques for taking beautiful photographs on mobile phones like a pro, as well as enjoy a fashion show and live interview with net idol and designer Apichet “Madiew” Atirattana.
Five of his creations will be on display, including Thai farmer’s fashion, a sticky rice steamer pot and basket based on Isaan culture and bedding and a mosquito net that reflects the culture of the hilltribes.
On Sunday (January 20) starting at 2pm, students from the Faculty of Industrial Textiles and Fashion Design, Rajamangala University of Technology Phra Nakhon will showcase clothing inspired by nature and culture.
Visitors are invited to learn techniques for taking eye-catching photographs on their mobile phones with a professional photographer twice a day at 2.30pm and 5pm tomorrow and Saturday (January 18-19) and again from January 25 to 27. From January 21-24, the class will run once a day at 5pm.
The fair is being organised by the shopping mall in collaboration with the Department of Creative Arts, Faculty of Fine and Applied Arts, Chulalongkorn University; the Creative Centre for Eco-Design, Faculty of Architecture, Kasetsart University, Poh-Chang Academy of Arts, Rajamangala University of Technology Rattanakosin and the Faculty of Industrial Textiles and Fashion Design, Rajamangala University of Technology Phra Nakhon.
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