The society organizes various events to share experience.

“Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024” – YKDC Hong Kong Pop-up Store

Start date: 2024-05-17
End date: 2024-07-16
Time: 12:00 - 20:00
Location: WHITELISTED, D2 Place ONE 4/F Shop 405

Knitwear Innovation and Design Society (KIDS) organized the “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024” to provide a platform for young knitwear designers to develop their talents. “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024” will organize a Pop-up store on D2 Place for display and sale the Knitwear Design Collections designed by the FINALISTS of the “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024”.

 

Details of the pop-up store are as follows: https://contest.hkkids.org/en/pop-up-knitwear-stores/

Please note the difference of opening hours for weekdays and weekends, 12:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. (Mon – Fri) and 12:00 noon – 8:00 p.m. (Sat, Sun & Public Holidays).

 

You are all welcome to visit YKDC Hong Kong Pop-up Store to support the FINALISTS!

 

Enquiry: Contest Secretariat – Clothing Industry Training Authority (CITA) Ms. Annie Yeung|(852) 2263 6336| contest@hkkids.org

“Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024” Finalists’ Show @ Shenzhen Fashion Week AW2024

Date: 2024-04-20
Time: 12:45 - 13:30
Location: Hall A, Creative Exhibition Square, OCT Harbour, Nanshan District, SHENZHEN

Knitwear Innovation and Design Society (KIDS) organized the “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024” to provide a platform for young knitwear designers to develop their talents. “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024” will organize a “Finalists’ Show” on 20 April 2024. This fashion show will see Knitwear Design Collections from Hong Kong & Greater Bay Area. All these knitwear outfits are designed by the  FINALISTS of the “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024”.

It is free of charge, and you are all welcome to attend this event. Details of the fashion show are as follows:

Details and Registration: Click Here

Enquiry: Contest Secretariat – Clothing Industry Training Authority (CITA) Mr. Jacky Cheng|(852) 2263 6313| contest@hkkids.org

 

“Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024” Finalists’ Exhibition @ Shenzhen Fashion Week AW2024

Start date: 2024-04-13
End date: 2024-04-21
Time: 10:00 - 21:00
Location: O'Plaza Shopping Center (near Gate 4), OCT Harbour, Nanshan District, SHENZHEN

Knitwear Innovation and Design Society (KIDS) organized the “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024” to provide a platform for young knitwear designers to develop their talents. “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024” will have a “Finalists’ Exhibition” on 13 – 21 April 2024 for displaying the Knitwear Design Collections from Hong Kong & Greater Bay Area. All these knitwear outfits are designed by the FINALISTS of the “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024”.

It is free of charge, and you are all welcome to attend this exhibition. Details of the finalists’ exhibition are as follows:

Details and Registration: Click Here

Enquiry: Contest Secretariat – Clothing Industry Training Authority (CITA) Mr. Jacky Cheng|(852) 2263 6313| contest@hkkids.org

 

“Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024” Seminar on “Together We Knit the Future Fashion”

Date: 2024-03-15
Time: 14:30 - 17:30
Location: Exhibition Hall, 2/F, CITA Building, 63 Tai Yip Street, Kowloon Bay

Knitwear Innovation and Design Society (KIDS) organized the “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024” to provide a platform for young knitwear designers to develop their talents. This seminar aims to let fashion designers and industry professionals understand new technologies of knitwear and market information of the fashion industry. “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024 holds a free seminar “Together We Knit the Future Fashion”

It is free of charge, and you are all welcome to attend this event. Details of the seminar are as follows:

Details and Registration: Click Here

Enquiry: Contest Secretariat – Clothing Industry Training Authority (CITA) Mr. Jacky Cheng|(852) 2263 6313| contest@hkkids.org

“Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024” Seminar on “Create Fashion Brand from Knitwear Design”

Date: 2024-01-12
Time: 14:00 - 17:00
Location: Shenzhen Garment Industry Association, 23/F, Binhai Yun Center, Chegong Temple, Futian District, Shenzhen

Knitwear Innovation and Design Society (KIDS) organized the “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024” to provide a platform for young knitwear designers from the Greater Bay Area, to develop their talents. For designers to learn more about the details of the contest and the knitwear industry, “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024” holds a free seminar “Create Fashion Brand from Knitwear Design”.

It is free of charge, and members are welcome to attend. Details of the seminar are as follows:

Details: http://res.cita.org.hk/doc/KIDSSeminar_12Jan2024.pdf

Registration: Click Here (Online registration closed on 10 Jan)

Enquiry: Contest Secretariat – Clothing Industry Training Authority (CITA) Mr. Jacky Cheng|(852) 2263 6313| contest@hkkids.org

“Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024” Seminar on “Start Up Your Fashion Business in Knitwear Design”

Date: 2024-01-05
Time: 14:30 - 17:30
Location: Exhibition Hall, 2/F, CITA Building, 63 Tai Yip Street, Kowloon Bay

Knitwear Innovation and Design Society (KIDS) organized the “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024” to provide a platform for young knitwear designers to develop their talents. For designers to learn more about the details of the contest and the knitwear industry, “Young Knitwear Designers’ Contest 2024” holds a free seminar “Start Up Your Fashion Business in Knitwear Design”.

It is free of charge, and members are welcome to attend. Details of the seminar are as follows:

Details and Registration: Click Here

Enquiry: Contest Secretariat – Clothing Industry Training Authority (CITA) Mr. Jacky Cheng|(852) 2263 6313| contest@hkkids.org

 

Webinar on Virtual Fashion Technology

Date: 2022-09-29
Time: 15:00 - 16:00
Location: Online (Zoom)

After over two years into COVID 19 pandemic, the industry has a significant growing demand for digital and virtual fashion which could now be known as an emerging trend. In view of this, Knitwear Innovation and Design Society (KIDS) organises this webinar to introduce a virtual technology which is currently used in this industry so that the participants can get a grasp on how it is applied to fashion and textile products.

It is free of charge, and members are welcome to attend . Details of the seminar are as follows:

Details and Registration: Click Here

Enquiry: KIDS ︳info@hkkids.org

Webinar on “Government Funding Scheme Review and Case Sharing”

Date: 2020-11-18
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Location: Online (Zoom)

This webinar aims at introducing a number of popular government funding schemes for SMEs in the textile and garment industry, as well as sharing successful application cases to seize and discover new business opportunities.

It is free of charge, and members are welcome to attend . Details of the seminar are as follows:

Details and Registration: Click Here

Enquiry: KIDS ︳info@hkkids.org

Webinar on “Industry News Updates”

Date: 2020-09-28
Time: 14:30 - 15:30
Location: Online (Zoom)

The recent tariffs imposed by the United States on China and sanctions on cotton in Xinjiang have caused concernamong Hong Kong companies in the garment industry. In view of this, the Knitwear Innovation and Design Society (KIDS), the Hong Kong Knitwear Exporters & Manufacturers Association (HKKEMA), the Hong Kong Woollen Knitting Manufacturers’ Association (HKWSKMA), the Hong Kong Intimate Apparel Industries’ Association (HKIAIA) and the Sustainable Fashion Business Consortium (SFBC) co-organized the seminar and invited Hon Chung Kwok-pan as a guest speaker to share the latest industry-related information with the industry.

This seminar is free of charge, and members are welcome to attend . Details of the seminar are as follows:

Registration Form: Click Here

Enquiry: KIDS ︳info@hkkids.org

Factory Tour: Crystal Group-ZhongShan YiDa Apparel Ltd.

Date: 2019-11-21
Time: 12:30 - 18:30
Location: ZhongShan YiDa Apparel Ltd. (21 Fu Zhong Road, Bai Xi Cun, Ban Fu Zhen, Zhongshan City, Guangdong Province)

In recent years, the increasing demands on green fashion and revised environmental policies in Mainland China have motivated Hong Kong manufacturers to implement sustainability practices in their Guangdong factories. Meanwhile, due to lack of funding and technologies, some factories are facing difficulties in implementation of cleaner production. With the funding support of “Cleaner Production Partnership Programme”, Knitwear Innovation and Design Society (KIDS) organises this factory tour so as to demonstrate the successful implementation of cleaner production technologies.

Registration Form: Click Here

ENQUIRY: Clothing Industry Training Authority (CITA) Ms. Annie Yeung ︳(852) 2263 6336 ︳annie.yeung@cita.org.hk