Ghanaian fashion designer, Ophelia Crossland is the first African designer to showcase her work at Qipao Invitational Exhibition, the high profile event will be held at the National Silk Museum, Hangzhou City, China.

Crossland’s initial sketch was selected out of close to 5,000 sketches that were submitted to the jury in 2019. The creative designer displayed a mix of Ghanaian Kente, Chinese Silk, Bold Roses Appliqués hand stitched and Crystals from Swarovski in her design which was proudly displayed at the exhibition.

The China National Silk Museum, a leading fashion museum located close to the famous West Lake in Hangzhou, China, houses over 40,000 pieces of Western and Chinese textile productions spanning over 4000 years of human creativity. According to reports the Global Qipao Invitational Exhibition started on September 29 and will last for a month. It has successfully and still aims to provide cross-boundary interactions between culture and tourism, tradition, fashion, art and life.

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Chinese Qipao Multi-constructed Qipao Maxi Gown with a narrow Skirt made with Ghanaian Kente , Chinese Silk , Bold Roses Appliqués hand stitched and Crystals from Swarovski to give it the Shimmer look. A detailed Tunic neckline with Chinese Buttons We love the play of Patterns, Fabrics, Colors and detailed embellishments to create this enhanced version of the Chinese Qipao representing us at the exhibition being held at the China National Silk Museum, Hangzhou 2019 ❤️❤️❤️ A Very Special Thank you to the Ophelia Crossland Team for the endless love in creating this Masterpiece . Photography: @paakwayc Videography: @grandeaglemotion Kente @goba_kente RawSilk and red lace @sarahsfabric #opheliacrossland #opheliacrosslanddiaries #opheliacrosslandcouture #opheliacrosslandbride #madeinghana #chineseqipao #hangzhoucity #china #qipaomodern #qipaopremium #crystalsfromswarovski

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Chinese Qipao Multi-constructed Qipao Maxi Gown with a narrow Skirt made with Ghanaian Kente , Chinese Silk , Bold Roses Appliqués hand stitched and Crystals from Swarovski to give it the Shimmer look. A detailed Tunic neckline with Chinese Buttons We love the play of Patterns, Fabrics, Colors and detailed embellishments to create this enhanced version of the Chinese Qipao representing us at the exhibition being held at the China National Silk Museum, Hangzhou 2019 ❤️❤️❤️ A Very Special Thank you to the Ophelia Crossland Team for the endless love in creating this Masterpiece . Photography: @paakwayc Videography: @grandeaglemotion Kente @goba_kente RawSilk and red lace @sarahsfabric #opheliacrossland #opheliacrosslanddiaries #opheliacrosslandcouture #opheliacrosslandbride #madeinghana #chineseqipao #hangzhoucity #china #qipaomodern #qipaopremium #crystalsfromswarovski

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Chinese Qipao Multi-constructed Qipao Maxi Gown with a narrow Skirt made with Ghanaian Kente , Chinese Silk , Bold Roses Appliqués hand stitched and Crystals from Swarovski to give it the Shimmer look. A detailed Tunic neckline with Chinese Buttons We love the play of Patterns, Fabrics, Colors and detailed embellishments to create this enhanced version of the Chinese Qipao representing us at the exhibition being held at the China National Silk Museum, Hangzhou 2019 ❤️❤️❤️ A Very Special Thank you to the Ophelia Crossland Team for the endless love in creating this Masterpiece . Photography: @paakwayc Videography: @grandeaglemotion Kente @goba_kente RawSilk and red lace @sarahsfabric #opheliacrossland #opheliacrosslanddiaries #opheliacrosslandcouture #opheliacrosslandbride #madeinghana #chineseqipao #hangzhoucity #china #qipaomodern #qipaopremium #crystalsfromswarovski

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