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

Young Swiss fashion at Paris Fashion Week

(c) Mode Suisse

Dach Showroom

28 February - 2 March

Rue Perrée 18
75003 Paris

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YVY & AWS were recently supported in the context of Pro Helvetia’s Autumn 2019 Call for projects – Design.

Mark your calendars: from 28 February, the hottest upcoming Swiss fashion designers take possession of a space in the heart of the Marais district during the Paris Fashion Week Women.

Founded in early 2017, the DACH Showroom was conceived by founders of Berlin Showroom, the Austrian Fashion Association and Mode Suisse to unite and give an international stage to the most promising designers of Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Pro Helvetia is one of Mode Suisse main partners.

For years, those involved have dedicated their themselves to presenting and promoting domestic fashion innovation on various international platforms. With the introduction of DACH Showroom, a new, dynamic and inspiring showroom finally offers a young generation of fashion designers the space and support to navigate the global industry.

Beginning on 28 February, this new edition will showcase the work of six Swiss designers during the Paris Women Fashion Week:

So get ready and make sure to drop by!


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.