Showcasing global support to BoF's #TiedTogether initiative, FFWD designers, team members, and guests wore white bandanas throughout the event.
FFWD welcomed over 10,000 guests comprised of industry leaders, fashion professionals, media and buyers who descended on Hai d3 to enjoy a three-day schedule of runway shows and presentations by 24 regional ready-to- wear and couture designers, view 14 accessory labels at The Showcase, partake in engaging talks and panel discussions, as well as attend networking and social events.
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As FFWD Day 3 comes to a close - catch the talk of the town! Runways, street style, backstage and more, take a look below!
We've rounded up the very best of FFWD Day 2.
Catch up on what the city is talking about before Day 3's shows!
Runways and Presentations, The Showcase and d3 Fashion Talks, After-Parties and Front Row - click through to see what everyone’s talking about!
Catch the very best street style from the #PepsiLounge this FFWD!
For the fourth consecutive season, Galeries Lafayette buyers have carefully curated a Spring/Summer ’17 selection from FFWD designers who have previously showcased at the bi-annual event. The Pop Up Store is part of FFWD’s EPICxSAMSUNG empowerment program, dedicated to supporting regional talent to attain commercial success.
Shop Lama Jouni, Sotra, Mira Hayek, Kristina Fidelskaya, Mrs. Keepa, and Amira Haroon from March 15 - April 15, 2017.
Fashion Forward returned to Paris for the second edition of their Showroom in Paris, on March 2nd – March 6th at Hotel InterContinental Paris Le Grand, part of the EPICxSAMSUNG empowerment program - an empowerment program endorsed by the DDFC and supported by d3, that provides business development opportunities to regional fashion talent through a series of initiatives.
Welcoming international buyers, media, VIP's, and influencers, the designers saw back-to-back appointments as well as an array of fresh content showcasing their latest collections.
Fashion Forward returns to Paris for the second edition of their Showroom in Paris, on March 2nd – March 6th at Hotel InterContinental Paris Le Grand, part of the EPICxSAMSUNG empowerment program - an empowerment program endorsed by the DDFC and supported by d3, that provides business development opportunities to regional fashion talent through a series of initiatives.
FFWD will present a carefully curated selection of the best apparel and accessory designers from the region including Amira Haroon, Anaya, Asya Krasnaya, Cheyma, Hessa Falasi, Kage, Kristina Fidelskaya, Lama Jouni, Poca & Poca, Rami Al Ali, Rula Galayini, Salta, Soltana and Sotra.
As a show of support to the Business of Fashion (BOF), Fashion Forward Dubai has joined the #tiedtogether movement.
We invite you to join the movement with us. Here's how you can get involved:
- Tie a white bandana around your wrist, neck, head, ankle or handbag and upload an image of your bandana to social media, tagging someone to show you are #TiedTogether as friends, family, neighbours . . . as humans.
- Donate to UNHCR. Please note that this fundraising campaign via Justgiving will only benefit the UNHCR. Donate at: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/tiedtogether.
- Register your support on the #TiedTogether website: tiedtogether.businessoffashion.com