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FDDI, India Faculty participates in 4th GSFW 2019 organized at Budapest, Hungary

Ms. Monika Choudhary - Faculty of Fashion Design (FD) at Footwear Design & Development Institute (FDDI) Jodhpur, India campus was selected as Speaker in the 4th Global Sustainable Fashion Week (GSFW 2019) organized by National Fashion League Hungarian Association, Budapest, Hungary.

GSFW 2019 was held from 08th - 11th April 2019 during which many Fashion and Textile professionals from different countries like USA, France, Germany, Pakistan, India, Taiwan, Hungary, Spain, Italy etc. participated.

The event was organised in Instituto Italiano di Cultura, Budapest to discuss prospects in the field of creation that encourages the intersection between the know-how and imagination of creators (designers, creators, plastic artists, architects, decorators). During GSFW 2019, Workshop, Eco Fashion Show, Exhibition & Cultural Programs and Local Press Conference was also held.

The designers present their collections that they have produced with respect to the environment, sustainability, ethics and to do the circular economy.

GSFW 2019 was inaugurated by Mr. Jeff Garner, Featured Fashion Designer from USA. Mr. Garner has vivacity and commitment of creating distinctive, sustainable, eco-friendly fashion. Beside this, Mr. Georg Andreas Suhr, designer from Germany and owner of brand COCCON, Mr. Jocelyn Chen from Taiwan, Megla Rozsa designer from Hungary, Mr. Sylvia Calvo from Spain, Mohammad Fawad Noori from Pakistan and Mr. Andrea Lazzari from Italy were also there.

On 11th April 2019, Ms. Monika Choudhary, Faculty - FD represented FDDI, India at GSFW 2019 at LA Prima Fashion Hotel, Budapest. She gave a presentation on ‘Indian Traditional Art and Printing Techniques’ and conducted a workshop on ‘Different Techniques of Tie and Dye used in India’. She also briefed about the remunerative and satisfying avenues available through the long-term job oriented Under Graduate and Post Graduate Programmes conducted by FDDI in the area of footwear, leather, fashion industry and the retail sector.

She also showcased the tie & dye collection with traditional art work and ornamentation on them which depicts the rich tradition of Rajasthan, India which was applauded by everyone.

The videos and photos of the presentation were also shared on official facebook page and other social media of GSFW by National Fashion League Budapest.