Marchesa are making waves in the Middle East as of late. After opening their first store in Dubai earlier this year, the label were guests of honour at this season's Arab Fashion Week with co-founder Georgina Chapman flying to the UAE to present her ready-to-wear and bridal collections. Taking over the runway on the opening day of the event with an elegant selection of evening wear including floor-grazing gowns an incredible embellishments, the brand also closed the 5-day presentation with another show dedicated to bridal.
Chrissy Teigen's Marchesa Met Gala dress took a turn on the runway in Dubai
The brand also gave the crowd a first look at their Resort 2018 collection:
Discussing the show, Chapman commented; “We’re honored to be opening Arab Fashion Week and are thrilled to introduce our Ready-To-Wear and Bridal collections, allowing customers an intimate opportunity to purchase collection items they see on the runway,” said Chapman. As part of their participation in the event, the brand has also created a unique pop-up boutique at the venue which was open daily to attendees so they could shop straight from the runway.
Fast fashion at its finest.