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Ao dai festival shines in Hanoi

Hanoi, March 5 (VNA) – A festival highlighting Vietnamese traditional “ao dai” dresses was held in Hanoi on March 4.

Designers presented their 19 latest collections of “ao dai” inspired by various flowers.

More than 80 professional and amateur models, including children and people with disabilities walked the catwalk.

Female ambassadors and ambassadors’ spouses in Vietnam also showed their interest in wearing the elegant silk Vietnamese “ao dai”.

Visitors to the event were also treated to traditional music performances.

The festival is a special gift for Vietnamese women on the occasion of International Women’s Day (March 8).
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