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May 31st, 2013

The Much Anticipated Ghana Fashion And Design Week Releases Dates for 2013

Ghana Fashion & Design Week® announces dates for its second annual fashion & creative business international event. On its second edition, Ghana Fashion & Design Week® is bringing burgeoning fashion scene to the city of Accra, and is pleased to announce the 11th – 13th October 2013 as the official dates for the anticipated fashion event in Ghana.

Both established and emerging designers will present their spring/summer 2014 collections to create a chic arena for buyers, fashionistas and trendsetters at the Moevenpick Ambassador Hotel.

Ghana Fashion & Design Week® is the most contemporary fashion showcase in Ghana with a vision to push international interest with the work of designer’s collections. Now entering its 2nd year, GFDW is an international resource for creative design talent and has been responsible for launching new and emerging designers to an international audience. Showcasing the work of numerous designers who have greatly benefited from this platform, GFDW is designed to bridge the gap between new talent and international exposure and is renowned for providing innovative platform for fashion media promotion. The event will incorporate outstanding display of fashion shows and a creative exhibition salon hub that gives fashion and creative businesses in Ghana and across the globe the opportunity to exhibit their collections, products and relative creative business services alongside the catwalk shows.

Ghana Fashion And Design Week Spring/Summer 2013- Duaba Serwa


Ghana Fashion And Design Week Spring/Summer 2013- Orange Culture


Ghana Fashion And Design Week Spring/ Summer 2013- Jill Boutique

The event is set to epitomize the fashion scene in Ghana, with an array of both local and international Press, Guests and Buyers in attendance. With influential media platforms in support of this year’s event, including New African Woman Magazine UK, Raine Magazine New York, Shadders Africa Global, Designing Africa TV Kenya, Pana TV Nigeria already in line, and a long list of press and media in attendance.  The event is sure to take a centre stage once again on the global scene, placing Ghana on the global fashion map.

Fashion entrepreneurs, creative businesses and relative companies looking to gain both local and international exposure in a relative environment, here is your chance to do all that at Ghana Fashion & Design Week!

Africa Fashion Guide are looking forward to attending this event. We really enjoyed taking part in last year’s event by contributing to seminars talks on  Ethical Fashion Africa, and not to forget our Africa Cotton Campaign Tee collection strutting down the catwalk in style. AFG will be launching Africa Cotton Campaign Tee’s this June, so stay connected to find more.

African Cotton Tee Campaign- Trade Not Aid Collection by AFG shown at Ghana Fashion And Design Week 2012.

AFG recommend coming to and supporting this event. We are sure GFDW 2013 season will be even better.  For information on how to get involved or attend this year’s event, please see below.

Limited spaces available for Designers and Exhibitors to secure your place, use the information below:

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