HONG KONG — Slowing retail sales made buyers ultraselective at the China Sourcing Fair for fashion accessories, underwear and swimwear here.
More than 900 exhibitors showcased their offerings at the show that ended its three-day run Nov. 2 at Hong Kong’s AsiaWorld Expo. Close to 70 percent of exhibitors were from China, though there were also vendors from India, Indonesia, the Philippines and Taiwan.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"