Africa Fashion Week Amsterdam (AFWA) is the much anticipated 3-day event celebrating African & African inspired fashion, art, culture and rich heritage. Africa Fashion Week Amsterdam will kick-off with a press conference. This is the opportunity to meet and interview participating designers and Nollywood superstar Ramsey Nouah, who is also the host. The renowned Omar Munie will be opening the event starting from 3PM on the 28th of August 2015.
About Omar Munie
Due to a civil war in Somalia, Munie fled at the age of nine with his brothers and sister to the Netherlands. He went to fashion school and founded Omar Munie Clothing during his training. After he finished his studies, he was named MBO Excels of the Year, he also went on to be awarded an MBO Marshal and the prize for Best Entrepreneur under 25 in 2008.
The largest gathering of African fashion designers, models, exhibitors, buyers, retailers, media, fashion influencers and business tycoons in the Netherlands is honored to have OMAR MUNIE open Africa Fashion Week Amsterdam 2015.
27th -PRESS CONFERENCE from 10.00am at the Royal Tropical institute
28th- CATWALK SHOW . Exhibitions from 12.00pm, OMAR MUNIE Opens shows from 15.00H
29th- MENS DAY- exhibitions from 12.00pm, shows from 15.00H
30th- GALA SHOW – Established designers, exhibitions from 12.00pm and shows from 15.00H
ROYAL TROPICAL INSTITUTE
Mauritskade 63, 1092 AD Amsterdam