One of the biggest and fastest growing industries in the world is the fashion industry. This is because of the emergence of daring and dynamic young talents who are not shy to push the boundaries of creativity in the industry. The fashion industry needs various platforms like a Fashion Week to sustain its growth and for various brands to leverage and draw synergy from the glitz and glamour to promote themselves. And today Glitz Africa Fashion week kicks off in Accra Ghana,
Glitz Africa Fashion Week (GAFW) is designed to provide the platform for Africa’s fashion industry to showcase its talents, network, celebrate each other and expose them to unchartered markets. The event will be an intentional 3 day event at the Kempinski Gold Coast Hotel on the 7th to 9th October 2016. GAFW opens vast opportunities for designers to showcase their brand to thousands of visitors including buyers, retailers, fashion enthusiasts, local and international press as well as increase visibility and promotion of brands associated
What to Expect
Mechanism Designers – Our fashion team will select from a list of top designers inspired by Africa in their creativity or of African origin. This list includes designers from Ghana, the entire continent of Africa as well as the United States of America and the rest of the globe. • 1 Venue • 15 runway shows per day in 3 days • Over 70 international standard models • Seminars and Photography exhibition • Local and International press Activities • Activities for the 3 day event will include the following: • Runway Shows • Social Media Party • Photography Exhibition • Seminars • Performances by top musicians, DJs and dancers.
Watch last year’s recap below. Video by FashionistaGh