Established in an international fashion capital Harbin in 2011, Harbin Fashion Week (HFW) has been successfully held 7 times under the correct leadership and strong support of the CPC Harbin Municipal Committee and Harbin Municipal People's Government, attracting over 1,200 international designers from more than 60 countries and regions, forming the distinctive features of industrialization, internationalization, marketization and artistry, is one of the fashion weeks with the highest internationalization degree and professional level in China. It has strongly promoted the development of Harbin's fashion industry and Harbin citizens' fashion experience and become Harbin's most brilliant city card for creating an international fashion capital.
Harbin Fashion Week, with innovation, green, technology, fashion and sharing as its development concept and high-tech artificial intelligence as its growth driver, themed with a beautiful life and a fashionable city, is intended to inspire innovation-driven endogenous power, create and guide people's new demands for a better life, highlight industrialization, internationalization, marketization and artistry, promote the cross-sector integration of new consumption, new experience and new economy, deeply advance the coordinated development of the three-hour fashion industry belt in the three northeastern provinces in China, enhance Harbin's international influence and competitiveness by constructing a "One Belt and Road" fashion highland and become an important ecological platform in the internationalization process of China's garment industry.
With the constant deepening of the national supply side structural reform, creating and leading consumer demand has become a goal pursued by Harbin Fashion Week. China's first wonderful life industrial park S2b2C fan economy has launched a brand new consumption model and achieved online and offline omnichannel coverage.
In 2018, Harbin was successfully selected as the permanent venue for the World Designers Conference, which brought together more than 120 designers from more than 50 countries and regions, authoritative exchanges at conference providing a platform for partners from all sectors and making Harbin a resource exchange platform for the international fashion industry. Harbin is dedicated to achieving win-win cooperation by sharing global information, enhancing trade exchanges, accelerating business transformation and expanding industrial cooperation.
Besides, Harbin Fashion Week Life Aesthetics Institute has created a smart fashion lifestyle pavilion jointly with HIT with all strength to enhance Harbin citizens' fashion sense and artistic characteristics and allow them to feel the close relationship between fashion and life and the value embodiment of fashion in urban development, thereby realizing their interaction and participation.