Who Won a Fashion Award at DFA 2018 ?
Winning Company: Angus Tsui
|ANGUS TSUI is a fashion label founded in 2014 with a mission to promote and advocate environmental sustainability in the fashion industry while providing edgy styles and unique aesthetics.|
The founder and creative director, Angus Tsui believes that ”Sustainability must be incorporated into the whole supply chain, from design to sourcing, manufacturing, retailing, and even to promotion and after-sales services.” He also worked with the up-cycling vanguards like Orsola de Castro and Ada Zanditon in London to pursue advanced sustainable design techniques.
Apart from being a designer, he establishes a project named “ANCARES” which coordinates workshops, seminars, and exhibitions on sustainability with NGOs like Redress, St. James Settlement and Friends of the Earth. He has collaborated with companies like H&M and Ford to create upcycled accessories by using different sustainable materials.
The DFA Awards were held on December 6, 2017 and organised by The Hong Kong Design Centre (HKDC) with Create Hong Kong of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government as the major sponsor.
DFA Awards offers a stage to some of the most dedicated talents, encouraging the growth of creative industry and providing a platform to establish networks with influential designers and business leaders.