Africa Fashion Guide
A social enterprise promoting sustainability within Africa's fashion and textile industry.



Fashion

April 28th, 2012

GHANA FASHION & DESIGN WEEK MAKES FASHION HISTORY FOR GHANA AND AFRICA WITH VOGUE ITALIA AS THIER INTERNATIONAL MEDIA PARTNER.

More articles by »
Written by: Jacqueline Shaw
Tags: , , , ,
vogue-it_gfdw0

We at Africa Fashion Guide are pleased to be ethical fashion support for such an amazing up and coming event one where Ghana makes fashion history.

The organisers of Ghana Fashion and Design Week (GFDW) event are pleased to announce Vogue Italia as their international media partner for the upcoming event scheduled for the 5th -7th October 2012 at the Moevenpick Ambassador hotel in Accra, Ghana.

The digital luxury fashion publication has joined forces with GFDW to bring exclusive coverage of the event to the world.
This collaboration is truly one-of-a-kind – with Vogue Black Italia high readership from all over the globe, GFDW mission is to provide international journalistic coverage of the fashion event. Making history for Ghana and the African continent, such collaboration has never happened before and we hope this partnership lead GFDW commitment to the promotion of designers, ensuring international publishers are able to easily access official, sought after GFDW images, content and enabling designers to promote themselves to a global audience.

Vogue Italia will exclusively be covering the runway shows, with special backstage features and interviews. It is with great pleasure to add Vogue Italia to GFDW list of global partners, including luxury brands such as L’oreal and Porsche. This partnership provides participating fashion designers, models and sponsors with brand coverage in key markets; allowing them to be discovered by new contacts globally.

About Ghana Fashion & Design Week

Ghana Fashion & Design Week® is a contemporary international platform envisioned to direct, lead and promotes both emerging and established designers to a global audience. GFDW brings together creatively talented fashion and accessories designers in Ghana, and in the Diaspora alongside international designers, to showcase their collections to local and international retail buyers, Africa’s neo-fashion consumers, influential press, media, and fashion savvy celebrities. The event incorporates outstanding display of fashion shows and a creative Exhibition hub that gives fashion and creative businesses in Ghana, and across the globe the opportunity to exhibit their collections and related creative business services alongside the catwalk shows.

The annual event celebration of Ghana’s Fashion and Creative business industry is set to epitomize the fashion scene in Ghana, with platforms that celebrates Ghanaian and international designers. The organisation is structured with an aim to develop and educate emerging talents in Ghana through its mentoring platforms and inspirational industry seminars to involve internationally. GFDW is strategically placed to support and strengthen the fashion, textiles and apparel manufacturing industries in Ghana.

CONTACT
Email: show@ghanafashiondesignweek.com
Website: http://www.ghanafashiondesignweek.com
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/Ghanafashionweek
Twitter: @ghanafashionwk #GFDW
Blog: http://ghanafashionweek.wordpress.com/
Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/user/GFDWTV







 
 

 
10477012_559365730857435_6132094212035228373_n

GLITZ AFRICA FASHION WEEK 2014 this November! – EVENT

From the 6th of November to the 9th of November 2014, Glitz Africa Fashion Week will present an ecletic mix of designers from the African continent in the capital of Ghana – Accra. Among the designers confirmed are; Mai Atafo...
by africafashionguide
0

 
 
LACE Ticket 2014

Knowing your Roots – London Africa Cultural Event – This Black History Month

At the heart of the LACE concept is the urgent need of younger generation to know and understand their roots, and to have confidence in their own identity. The purpose of LACE is to help them be ‘somebody’ and to learn how ...
by africafashionguide
0

 
 
imgres

Vlisco Group launches Tailor Academy with a Fashion Initiative

On 10TH September 2014 Vlisco Group, ProLink Organisation and Joyce Ababio College of Creative Design Accra launched the Vlisco Tailor Academy Ghana: an integrated tailoring education program for talented, underprivileged and m...
by africafashionguide
0

 




0 Comments


Be the first to comment!


Leave a Reply