Armenian Designers to present Armenia at Fashion Week in Kiev
SMEDA’s team leader Eva Naeher and Armenian designers Vahan Khachatryan and Aram Nikolyan were at the Public TV today to talk about the participation of 12 Armenian designers at the Mercedes Benz Fashion Days to be held in Kiev, Ukraine from August 31 to September 3, 2017.
SMEDA is supporting this initiative aiming at strengthening Economic Clusters and Networks in Armenia, and one of the priority directions that SMEDA is working on are the Creative Industries with among other topics design and garment industry being a promising field. “As the garments and textile production was once well-developed and prosperous in Armenia, SMEDA will combine its efforts with Armenian designers and the fashion industry to revive this sector in Armenia”, explains Eva Naeher, SMEDA’s team leader.
While presenting themselves in one of the prominent fashion events in Kiev, the Armenian designers will have the chance for networking, learning and establishing international business contacts and most importantly presenting Armenia and its fashion industry and creativity on an international stage with potential success cases to follow.
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