Emirati fashion house Bint Thani has been chosen to participate in Fashion Utopias: the International Fashion Showcase 2016. Part of London Fashion Week, the event will see fashion installations by designers from 24 countries and this year's edition includes the UAE. Drawing inspiration from Dubai's rise from bare desert to stunning metropolis, founder Khulood Thani will present her masterpiece titled "Utopia as a Process", at the event.

Bint Thani, was commissioned by the Dubai Design and Fashion Council (DDFC) for the showcase, and CEO Nez Gebreel says, "Khulood is a leading example of an Emirati designer who is making her mark internationally and we hope that there will be many more opportunities to collaborate with IFS to highlight other Emirati and regional designers."

Fashion Utopias: the International Fashion Showcase 2016 will run from February 19-23 at the West Wing at Somerset House, London. For more information, contact the British Council.