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Arab Fashion Week is set to return

Arab Fashion Week is set to return

“Dream Big, travel beyond”

Text: Meeran Mekkaoui


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Mark your calendars as Arab Fashion Council announced a new edition of Fashion Week...

Arab Fashion Week is just hours away from welcoming another edition, featuring designers from across the globe jet setting to the region to showcase their latest collections. Hailing from the Middle East, Asia, Europe and America, designers will virtually present their collections for Fall/Winter '21 under the theme 'Dream Big, travel beyond', to encourage designers to do exactly that through digital technologies. Throughout the five days, you'll be able to stream the shows exclusively on Facebook and Instagram. 

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As to who's on the line-up, Italian couture designer Antonio Grimaldi is this season's invited guest, set to make his first Arab Fashion Week debut. Also completing the stellar line up is Dubai based Amato (with former Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach opening the show), Michael Cinco, Nohma Design, Aavva, Euphoria and Maliche, Lebanese designer Jean-Charles Zakaria, Italian designer Sophia Nubes, Turkish designer Ezra Tuba, Polish label JAP Petelicka, Brazilian designers Andrea Conti and Sandro Barros, Palestinian designer Ihab Jiryis.

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“Not only is Arab Fashion Week now established on the international fashion calendar, through challenging times, it has continued evolve to remain relevant, thereby reinforcing its position as the most valuable platform for designers operating in the Middle East," said Mohammed Aqra, Chief Strategy Officer of the Arab Fashion Council. "Together with our valued partners Microsoft, Facebook Inc. and Nikon, we stand by Arab creative talent by providing them with a robust platform capable of fostering their growth in response to an ever-evolving world."

Arab Fashion Week will run from March 28 to April 1, 2021. You can view the official calendar here.

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