Everything You Need to Know About Arab Fashion Week This October

BY Rohma Theunissen / Oct 5 2019 / 15:48 PM

The who, what, when and where

Everything You Need to Know About Arab Fashion Week This October
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What is Arab Fashion Week?

Over 40 designers from the Middle East, Europe and Asia will come together to showcase their latest Resort 2020 collections. The event which encompasses a wide calendar of shows, pop-ups, presentations and trunk shows is the world's only platform which showcases established and emerging designer collections with an innovative See Now, Buy Now concept which allows attendees to purchase runway looks instantaneously. 

"This season, we have an all-round approach that will focus on the creative economy. We'll showcase everything at the verge of adding value to the market. Designers will have a chance to sell and boost their artistic products. We shall ensure publicity and ensure that the event attracts many visitors and tourists and this will incline the airline and hospitality industries. Arab Fashion Week is a powerful entertainment tool that touches the economic growth in the region,” said Jacob Abrian, founder and chief executive officer, Arab Fashion Council.

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The Arab Fashion Week is one of the world’s 5 most important fashion weeks and the only fashion week promoting the Ready Couture. As seen on @euronews.tv Events like Arab Fashion Week in Dubai are helping the emirate makes inroads in the industry, which is now worth around 50 billion euros a year in the UAE. Get Ready for another exciting season from 9-14 October 2019, in Citywalk Dubai at the world’s first Ready Couture Building 1422 Dubai, in partnership with @meraasdubai “Sky is the limit is how Dubai inspires us, and together we thrive to become the first” Said Jacob Abrian @jacobabrian , Founder and Chief Executive of the Arab Fashion Council. #ArabFashionWeek #arabfashioncouncil #Meraas #Dubai #Citywalk #ReadyCouture #1422Dubai #MyDubai #GetReady #FashioninDubai #TheCreativeEconomy #thecreativeeconomygivesback

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Where is Arab Fashion Week?

The event will take place at the region's first-ever Rady Couture concept store licensed by the Arab Fashion Council, 1422 at City Walk. 

When is Arab Fashion Week? 

The six day event will run from October 9th to 14th, 2019.  

Which designers are showcasing this season?

Expect to discover collections from regional favorites and emerging designers such as Hussein Bazaza, Rami Kadi, Charbel Zoe, Nora Al Shaikh, Dhruv Kapoor, Ezza Tuba and more. 

For the full Arab Fashion Week schedule click here.