The inaugural Forever Leather Fashion Show, which took place on September 3 at the Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel in Shanghai and was hosted by the U.S. Hide, Skin and Leather Association (USHSLA) in conjunction with the All China Leather Exhibition (ACLE), was hailed a success, with over 200 invited guests, media and key representatives from across the leather industry in attendance.

The catwalk show aimed to highlight the beauty and versatility of U.S. hides, skins, and leather products in the Chinese market and showcased a selection of designer leather fashion and accessory pieces to an audience made up of U.S. dignitaries and industry representatives, as well as high-profile Chinese media outlets, social media personalities and other important influencers in the fashion, footwear and consumer lifestyle sectors of the Chinese economy, with some of the largest and prominent media outlets represented at the event, in addition to major Chinese tanneries, leather manufacturers and leather finishers.

From ILM