Designers


KC GIDEON, Born to a family that has been conducting business in the knitting industry for decades in Macao, Gideon Tam has been passionate about fashion design since his childhood. When he was sixteen, he went to the UK to study and graduated at the Kingston University London with major in design, which laid the foundation for his future career. In 2000, he won the RSA (London Royal Society of Arts) Annual Menswear Design Award, which garnered wide attention to this emerging designer. In 2001, he graduated from the university with a First-class Honor. Due to his talent and expertise, he has had the privilege of working at top fashion companies in the UK and later, in France.   Brand :In 2006, Gideon established his personal brand “Placed by Gideon” in London, which mainly focuses on luxury fashion sweaters. His brand was first shown in 2008, at the Paris Fashion Week, receiving wide acclaim from the international fashion industry due to its unique design and workmanship. His 2010 Spring/Summer Collection won him the Young Menswear Designer Award at the Berlin Fashion Week. He was further invited to showcase his 2013 Autumn/Winter Collection at the Copenhagen Fashion Week. In 2014, he established “KC GIDEON”, a menswear brand aimed at the young, in Macao.     Click for more brand information
ALo, Lo is a hair stylist and image designer, working for fashion shows and hair shows at home and abroad.   Brand: “AURALO ARTE”, features a perfect combination of art and gorgeousness, designing trendy and unique clothes. Haute couture production methods have been employed in every detail. The colors of the couture show a beautiful evolution and illusion from black to multicolor, just like the aurora dancing beautifully in the dark night.   Click for more brand information
Rainie Choi, fervently in love with fashion design and her most important thing in life, Rainie Choi is well-experienced in the selling of haute couture.   Brand: “AURALO ARTE”, features a perfect combination of art and gorgeousness, designing trendy and unique clothes. Haute couture production methods have been employed in every detail. The colors of the couture show a beautiful evolution and illusion from black to multicolor, just like the aurora dancing beautifully in the dark night.     Click for more brand information
Lalaismi Wai, influenced by her mother since childhood, she has a keen interest in fashion design. After graduating from high school, she went to Taiwan Shih Chien University, Kaohsiung Campus, to study fashion design and marketing. From 2010 to 2012, she went to ESMOD Beijing for advanced studies in fashion design. She was invited to showcase her graduation project “O LA LA” at the Beijing Fashion Week. Lalaismi gradually cultivated her unique personal taste and distinctive design style. In 2014, she worked as the costume director and character designer for two Macao movies, Timing and That Year, I was 17. Her work has been frequently selected to participate in exhibitions in Macao, Hong Kong, Beijing, Taiwan, etc. In 2016, Lalaismi brought the Spring/Summer 2017 Collection of her own brand, “POURQUOI”, to the prestigious Haute Couture and Trendsetter Fashion Exhibition “TRANOÏ” at the Paris Fashion Week. In 2013, 2014, and 2016, Lalaismi received subsidies from the Cultural Affairs Bureau of the Macao SAR Government through the “Subsidy Programme for Fashion Design on Sample Making”.   Brand:POURQUOI means “why” in French, and it is a child’s favorite question. Experimenting with new inspirations and unconventional thoughts, the designer mixes fun and fantasy elements into her creations, turning each piece of clothing into a little riddle. Each piece contains some hidden details, as “little secrets”, which give the wearer the feeling of a child who experiences never-ending surprises.   Click here for more information
Vincent Cheang, A designer, media producer and musician He joined Radio Macau broadcasting in 1989; founded the EPH–Eureka Production House Design Company in 1995 and left Radio Macau in 1999, went on to participate in the establishment of Green Village 738 Radio Station, serving as Programme Director. In the same year, he graduated from the Graphic Design Department of Macao Polytechnic Institute. In 2005, Vincent established the XL CREATION Entertainment Production Company while serving as a tutor in design and illustration for Macau Productivity and Technology Transfer Centre (CPTTM). In 2007, he formed the L.A.V.Y. Band and, in the following year, he founded the Live Music Association (LMA), engaging in music promotion and exchanges; In 2010, he created his own original clothing brand–Worker Playground. In 2012, he established the Union Design & Planning Co. Ltd. and is now a guest lecturer of Macao Polytechnic Institute and a lecturer of arts and designs programme of CPTTM.   Brand: Worker Playground is a fashion trend leading Macao label, adopting local history and culture as its theme, using them to interpret local stories from a fashion perspective. The label worked with Macao Grand Prix Organizing Committee in 2016 to create the “50th Macao Motorcycle Grand Prix” collection. Motorcycle therefore takes a leading role in this exhibition. The venue will be made into a garage that exudes an aura of masculinity and brawniness. All items are motorcycle wears, draping over cloth rack that resemble helmets and toolboxes, hoping to match the rugged style of Worker Playground. Click for more brand information
Leo Wong,graduated with a Bachelor of Electronic Engineering from The University of Hong Kong and a Master of Science Diploma in Engineering Business Management from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Leo participated in the Pure London Fashion Show and the Hong Kong Fashion Week in 2013. He then went on to participate in the Paris Fashion Week in 2014. In 2015, Leo received a Marketing Planning Award from the Hong Kong Apparel Society and in 2016, received an Award for the Best Small and Medium-Sized Business in Hong Kong from the Hong Kong General Chamber of Small and Medium Business. Leo is currently the Chief Designer of the iGift Uniform Limited.   Brand:Soul is a womenswear fashion label created in 2016.  Soul adopts black and white as its theme, using high quality fabric, meticulous tailoring, and 3D cutting to create an asymmetric style which articulates the distinct personality and style of modern women.  The label aims to flaunt the innovative intelligence and individual charms of women while maintaining quality and comfort for the wearer. Click for more brand information