China's Yi embroidery shines at New York Fashion Week
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
NEW YORK, Sept. 12 (Xinhua) -- Yi embroidery, one of China's intangible cultural heritages, made a stunning appearance Wednesday at New York Fashion Week (NYFW), as Chinese designer Wang Tao brought the technique dating back thousands of years together with new urban fashion on the catwalk.
Some 40 looks were presented at the show, in which casual wear such as denim jackets were embroidered with traditional floral patterns in Yi embroidery and embellished with silver fish-chain trim.
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