33 july 2013
L ast month Encounter Thailand attended Phnom Penh Designers Week (PPDW) held in Cambodia’s capital. This was the first ever collaboration of the local fashion designers and was created to celebrate and promote the many talented people of the area. Nine designers were selected to showcase their collections this year.
The collections were shown over three days on a catwalk that was constructed in the open over the lawn and pond of the Plantation Hotel in spite of the o c c a s i o n a l s h o w e r s . D a y o n e c o n s i s t e d o f S C T, Waterlily, and Mitsou. Day two saw A.N.D., Don Protasio, and La’or. Day three wrapped up with Keok’Jay, CGBCN, and Anne Noelle.
The second PPDW is already fast approaching as organizers have decided to hold the annual event in January 2014.