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October 8, 2022, 2 pm4 pm.

About this event

The SAKURA COLLECTION aims to connect Japan’s traditional textile industry with young creators and professional designers from around the world to generate new ideas for the future. This time in NY, we will have a Fashion Show from professional designers and a Fashion Design Award presented to the students.

So far, we have connected 38 designers from 9 countries around the world with traditional Japanese textile production areas to create their works. Up-and-coming brands from 9 countries will present their works using 10 kinds of traditional Japanese materials in New York.

SAKURA COLLECTION has been holding a fashion design contest since 2012 to provide design students and young creators from all over the world with a venue for their activities.

The theme of this competition, ”SAKURA COLLECTION 2022 Fashion Design Award in New York”, which is its 34th edition, is recycled wool from Bishu in Aichi Prefecture.

Celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, Sakura Collection will hold this event at Japan Village (​ 934 3rd Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11232​) in New York.


【Fashion Show】

Date & Time : Sat, October 8th, 2022, 2:00pm〜(Doors Open / 1:00pm〜)


1:30pm – Opening Act (Music performance by Shamisen, Shakuhachi, and DJ)

2:00pm – Fashion Show Opening Remarks・Mikio MORI (Ambassador, Consul General of Japan in New York)・VIP from NYC

2:15pm – 1. Fashion Show (Presenting the Works of International Professional Designers)

2:30pm – 2. Fashion Design Award of Design Students 

2:55pm – Vissi Dance Performance

3:10 pm – Award Ceremony

3:30pm – Closing

Venue: Japan Village Courtyard 3/4 (*If it is raining, the show will be happening at Japan Village 2F LOFT)

Entrance: Free (Register via this page)



【Japanese Textile POP-UP Fair】

Date & Time : Sat. Oct 8th (11am〜2:00pm), Sun. 9th & Mon. 10th (12 pm〜6pm)

Venue: Japan Village 2F LOFT

Entrance: Free (Register via from this page)


Hosted by:

SAKURA COLLECTION, Consulate General of Japan in NY (在ニューヨーク

日本国総領事館), Japan Village

Sponsored by:

ANA, Mt. Fuji Japanese Steakhouse, NAKADEN KEORI, Janome America, Inc, Kate of Tokyo



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