Green Fashion Design Competition 2014: Master Classes

Sponsored by Environment and Conservation Fund
and Environmental Campaign Committee

Four sessions of Master Classes, given by SEE+ volunteers, honorable designers and expertise from Hong Kong Design Institute, will be delivered to 300 participants from 25 invited secondary schools and design institutes. Attendants are encouraged to apply learnt concepts into their competition applications.

All lecture notes will be uploaded to this website and available to the public.


Saturday, April 12th, 2014
11:45 am - 1:15 pm
Hong Kong Visual Arts Centre - Lecture Theatre

Upcycling Fashion FULL

Toby Lam

Toby Lam worked as a fashion editor and designer. She also worked as product development manager for Agnes b.


Sunday, April 13th, 2014
2:45 pm - 4:15 pm
Hong Kong Visual Arts Centre - Lecture Theatre

Environmental Clothes Making FULL

Melanie Bell

Melanie Bell was originally from Detroit and came to Hong Kong 16 years ago to work as a flight attendant. A year ago, she decided to provide a platform for sewers and crafters to share their ideas and creativity. She had lived in Berlin for a time, where she experienced the world's first sewing cafe, and felt the time was right to start up one of her own in Hong Kong.


Saturday, April 26th, 2014
10:15 am - 11:45 am
Hong Kong Visual Arts Centre - Lecture Theatre

Materials Tell FULL

Polly Lau

Polly Lau graduated from Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts with a major in theatre and costume design. Currently she is working at a theme park as a costume designer.


Saturday, April 26, 2014
12:00 noon - 1:30 pm
Hong Kong Visual Arts Centre - Lecture Theatre

Fashion Product Development - practical issues from design concept to real garment FULL

Gladys Ho

Director of Winpex Manufacturing Limited. Ho gained her MBA from University. She has worked in the garment industry for over 20 years.