#ddHK Open Call for Designers

#ddHK Open Call for Designers

Design District Hong Kong (#ddHK) is launching a series of creative activities end this year for locals and tourists in Hong Kong under the theme “Heart of Cyberpunk”.

We are inviting around 10 talented fashion designers and accessories designers to join this event, by using materials sourced from Sham Shui Po to create 3 outfits as part of a multi-disciplinary fashion events, showcases and may be produced as special merchandises and promotional materials. Selected fashion designer and accessories designer will be given a grant of HKD 30,000 and HKD 15,000 respectively for the design and production cost of a collection with up to 3 head-to-toe showpieces.


- Hong Kong Resident
- Aged 18 or above
- Professional fashion design or accessories design practice with minimum of 2 years

Applicants MUST apply and send all documents required via email to info@designdistrict.hk on or before 5pm on 19th July 2019 (Fri). Incomplete or late applications will not be considered.

For project details and content of the open call, please see the following link: Here

Vetting panel members:
1. Prof. Eric Yim (Chairman BOD, HKDC)
2. Dr. Edmund Lee (Executive Director, HKDC)
3. Sam Lam (Director, Business Development & Projects, HKDC)
4. Eugene Leung (Curator & Creative Director of #ddHK SSP Fashion Project)
5. Marcella Wong (Marie Claire Magazine, Chief Editor & Digital Content Director)
6. SK Tang (Fashion Stylist)  

Activity information

Project Timeline

Key Dates
Major Milestones
19 July 2019 (Fri), 5pm
Submission deadline
End July 2019
Result notification to selected designers
Mid Aug 2019
Submission of fashion collection proposal
Mid Sept 2019
Confirm collection & commence production
End Sept 2019
Completion of first outfit for photoshoot
Early Nov 2019
All outfits completed
Mid Nov 2019
Fitting & Rehearsal of #ddHK Fashion Event
30 Nov 2019
#ddHK Heart of Cyberpunk Fashion show