On 30 October, curtains went up on the Vogue Fashion Dubai Experience (VFDE) 2014, the largest fashion event of its kind in the Middle East. The event saw an exclusive fashion show and a series of industry talks featuring the participation of international celebrities such as Ciara, Elissa and Latifa and renowned fashion designers and icons including Franca Sozzani, Philipp Plein, Roberto Cavalli, Peter Dundas and Suzy Menkes.
The event was organized by global property developer Emaar Properties and Vogue Italia, one of the world’s most influential fashion magazines, and held through November 1 at The Dubai Mall and the Armani Hotel Dubai. The three-day celebration of fashion highlighted the talent of international designers with an exclusive fashion show at The Dubai Mall Fashion Catwalk featuring Asudari Studio by Lamia Asudari from Saudi Arabia, Christopher Esber from Australia, J. JS Lee by Jackie JS Lee from South Korea, Madiya Al Sharqi from the UAE, Miuniku by Tina Sutradhar and Nikita Sutradhar from India, No3 Design by Bushra Badri and Amira Al Khaja from the UAE, Stella Jean from Italy and Piccione Piccione by Salvatore Piccione from Italy. The event also featured a two-day International Talents Showcase and Fashion Talks led by celebrity designers and fashion icons at the Armani Hotel Dubai.
“The second edition of Vogue Fashion Dubai Experience will provide Dubai’s visitors and residents an opportunity to listen to talks by internationally renowned designers and also view the creativity of a range of talented designers. The event further highlights the credentials of The Dubai Mall as the ultimate destination of choice for fashion,” said Mohamed Alabbar, Chairman of Emaar Properties,
This year’s VFDE witnessed a strong turn-out from industry heavy-weights and also emphasized Dubai’s growing importance as leading destination for fashion and luxury.
For more information, visit www.vfdebyemaar.com.