SPARKLE organized Sparkle Design Challenge “Next In Cheongsam” with Hong Kong Design Institute to nurture fashion industry students to fall in love with the Intangible Cultural Heritage of cheongsam, so that they can inherit this traditional art and bring cheongsam into the next generation.

The Hong Kong Design Institute under the VTC Group provides high-quality education to cultivate knowledge and professionalism, nurturing emerging talents who underpin the creative industries in Hong Kong. The Department of Fashion and Image Design, in collaboration with industry professionals, has developed a range of extensive and practical programmes including Fashion Design, Fashion Image Design, Fashion Branding and Buying, Fashion Media Design and Costume Design for Performance to meet the demands of this fast-paced, dynamic global industry, steered by a professional teaching team with an impressive and diverse wealth of specialist skills, industrial and academic experience, creative talent, professionalism and commitment.