|Traditional: Models strut the catwalk during the talkshow, displaying áo dài. — Photo giaoduc.edu.vn|
HCMC — A talkshow introducing the áo dài and its history to local and international audiences has been organised as part of the Áo Dài Festival 2018 being held in
Lê Thị Ngọc Bích, head of the
This year, the talkshow on Thursday for female consul generals and wives of consul generals in
Indian Consul General K. Srikar Reddy in Việt
“Áo dài makes women more charming and delicate, and it also reflects the traditional culture of Vietnamese people,” said Tôn Nữ Thị Ninh, a top Vietnamese diplomat.
As a person having a special love for the áo dài and a passion for protecting and preserving the values and quintessence of the national heritages, designer Sĩ Hoàng expressed his honour to design an áo dài for the wives of high level officials.
The Queen Margrethe II of
“Making an áo dài for diplomatic events requires great meticulousness and cleverness as the costume they don must be able to show the beauty of women and the image of Vietnamese women to international friends,” Hoàng said. — VNS