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From 8 to 11 May 2014, Fiera di Vicenza will be hosting Origin Passion & Beliefs, the first expo workshop dedicated to the world of fashion accessories.  The format, devised by Fiera di Vicenza in conjunction with Not Just A Label (online retailer for emerging talents), is a new meeting point for Made in Italy and the creativity of the top one hundred international, independent designers.There will be 100 NJAL designers from 38 countries who, for this first edition, will be showcasing their creativity in fashion accessories for four different categories: Leather, Stone, Technology and Textile.  “Well Done” in Italy will be represented by independent brands - craftsmen and small production workshops, super suppliers or in other words, highly specialist suppliers and the main companies along the supply line with a strong and traditional manufacturing vocation.  The most accredited fashion schools and colleges will also be present.Thanks also to a new collaboration relationship between Fiera di Vicenza and Mittelmoda, there will be a new international competition announced for this year’s edition of Mittelmoda, with four new prizes linked to Origin Passion & Beliefs and its own categories: Leather, Stone, Textile and Technology.  The competition announcement will make it possible to benefit from taught internships in fashion companies all over Italy.The final day of the event, 11 May, the workshop will become the largest Temporary Store in Europe, a unique occasion for discerning consumers to join this growing community.