Africa Fashion Week London (AFWL) is set to take place from Friday the 8th of August till the 9th at the Olympia Kensington. If you want to get tickets, you should get them now! Europe’s largest African and African inspired event has handpicked designers who will showcase their pieces in catwalk shows, exhibitions and various displays.
The Gold standard ticket package includes entry to the AFWL exhibition, a catwalk show of your choice and an AFWL 2014 Event Magazine. The platinum VIP package includes a champagne reception and a front row seat to the fashion show of your choice. You will receive a VIP card to to the exclusive VIP lounge.
Tickets are available here.
AFWL Market Place will be located in a segment of the already established and popular AFWL exhibition and high quality UK brands are invited to apply for space to exhibit and sell their work at the AFWL event. This is an excellent opportunity for UK brands to introduce their products to global consumers of African and African inspired fashion at Europe’s largest African fashion event.
AFWL’s mission is to introduce the work of African designers to a wider audience of potential clients and to generate interest in African fashion, in an affordable and ethical manner. As a result, brands who take part in the AFWL Market Place will benefit from working with AFWL to increase the reach of the very best in African fashion. AFWL is passionate about encouraging participation from new and emerging designers as well as established brands and, with their logistical and marketing support, brands can have access to an enormous number of targeted consumers without the usual showcasing hassle. UK based African or African inspired brands are invited to apply to take part in the AFWL Market Place, so visit the AFWL website to see what these exciting showcase packages offer. Interested designers and brands are encouraged to read the Market Place Brochure here.
Applications must be received by next week Tuesday 8 July 2014!
Applicants must complete the application form, including links to their website or images of their product, social media and company details. Brands will also be expected to show that they have a marketing strategy or, at least, a well presented, high quality product. AFWL will enter into discussion with shortlisted brands to ensure AFWL’s ethical and affordable standards are maintained.