The third edition of Hong Kong-based fashion trade show The Hub is ready to take off at its new venue, D2 Place at Lai Chi Kok on Wednesday, August 27.

A total of around 80 brands have confirmed their attendance, including names such as 5 Preview, Cheap Monday, Swims, Whyred, Marshall Artist or British newcomer luxury menswear label Ada + Nik.

25 of the labels will find their home in the Greenhouse area, a dedicated space for up-and-coming designers at The Hub. In partnership with Hong Kong-based association, Fashion Farm Foundation, The Hub has chosen the local Hong Kong labels Anyway, 112mountainyam, Kenax Leung, Twister sisters, Glush/, Fave and Modement to take part in the Greenhouse. These are joined by Vega Zaishi Wang and Lou De Nannan from Mainland China and further international names.

On the trade show ground, a fashion-art exhibition will be presented: “Six with Six. A Retrospective Journey”, featuring the work of designer Six Lee and six local Hong Kong artists who will be reinterpreting the past six collections of Six Lee’s eponymous fashion label.

The Hub will run August 27-28 from 10 am to 6 pm.