Everything You Need To Know About Arab Fashion Week 2019

BY Milli Midwood / Apr 22 2019 / 21:05 PM

The who, what, when and where

Everything You Need To Know About Arab Fashion Week 2019
Marta Magdalena Stępień walking for Michael Cinco in Arab Fashion Week

What is Arab Fashion Week?
Over 70 designers from the Middle East, Europe and Asia will come together to showcase their latest autumn/winter 2019 collections. Hosted by the Arab Fashion Council in partnership with Meraas and Umdasc, the event will see runway shows, pop-ups, presentations and private trunk shows.

“The Arab Fashion Week is a powerful platform for local, regional and international fashion designers and design houses to show the rest of the world how fashion is evolving in the Middle East,” says Arab Fashion Council chief executive officer, Jacob Abrian. “We are proud to see the event evolving to become an international attraction hosting brands, media and buyers from around the world.

Where is Arab Fashion Week?
The event will be held in Dubai’s first ‘Ready Couture’ concept store, 1422, in City Walk.

When is Arab Fashion Week?
The four-day event will run from 24 to 28 April.

Which designers are showcasing this season?
Some of our favourite names will be returning to the runway, including Amato, Aisha Ramadan, Rami Kadi and Bluemarine. We’re also looking forward to seeing the latest offerings from philanthropic brand BLSSD, Saudi-based Sara Altwaim and sustainable label Bav Tailor.

For the full Arab Fashion Week schedule click here.

Press play to see all the highlights from Arab Fashion Week spring/summer 2019