Design Switzerland is initiated by Pro Helvetia, the Swiss Arts Council.

Mode Suisse Edition 14

Mode Suisse edition 8 (c) Wongwannawat

Swiss fashion designers in Paris

Within the scope of the Paris Women’s Fashion week, Mode Suisse will co-organize the DACH Showroom for the third time. The Swiss line-up is:

Mode Suisse offers both young and already established fashion designers who have a connection to Switzerland a platform to present their new collections to a national and international audience.

From August through October 2018, Mode Suisse Edition 14 will present the following highlights: shows and showrooms on 3 September in Zurich, two «Sélection Mode Suisse» at enSoie in Zurich and SEPTIEME ETAGE in Geneva, the fifth edition of TALKS/workshops, the DACH Showroom during Paris Fashion week and the 4th edition of «Le Shirt», in cooperation with The Zurich Silk Association ZSIG and Ottolinger.

Mode Suisse Edition 14 is supported by Engagement Migros, The Zurich Silk Association ZSIG, the Hulda and Gustav Zumsteg Foundation and Pro Helvetia.

Upcoming maintenance work

The application portal myprohelvetia will be updated from 1.1.-7.1.2024. Due to these changes, open applications must be finalized and submitted via the current online portal ( by the latest 23:59 on 31 December 2023. Until this date, the deadlines and criteria outlined in the current guidelines and calls for applications apply. New applications can be created and submitted in the application portal as of 8 January 2024.