Taobao Maker Festival 2018: Complete Coverage

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Taobao Maker Festival 2018: Complete Coverage

With more 200 merchants participating, nearly double the figure from last year,Taobao Maker Festival 2018 was not only the biggest yet but also the most diverse in scope. The four-day mega-event, held at West Lake in Hangzhou, Alibaba Group’s hometown, spotlighted China’s most-creative and entrepreneurial young minds. Their work offered a glimpse into the future of design in this country as well as globally.

Pictured above, Ao Luo Jia, who makes plus-sized dresses inspired by Tang Dynasty style, collects the first-place award for being the Festival’s top maker from Alibaba Executive Chairman Jack Ma.Here’s our complete coverage of the event:


Highlights From Taobao Maker Festival 2018


China Cool: Fashion Show Kicks Off Taobao Maker Festival 2018


CMO Tung Explains the Taobao Maker Festival


CMO Tung: Selecting Makers for Taobao Maker Festival


CMO Tung on Why ‘Making’ Is So Big Among Millennials


Interview With Premium Mod Maker GOF


Interview with Fashion Designer Wang Yi Fang


Check out the ‘Bark & Meow’ Market


What’s In Store for Taobao Maker Festival 2018?


Sneak Peek: Taobao Maker Festival 2018



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