Coming This Summer: The 5th Edition of The Africa Fashion Week London
Africa Fashion Week London (AFWL) is Europe’s largest catwalk event celebrating African design, talent and diverse ethnic influences that contribute to fashion all over the world. Our 5th edition is promising to be the biggest and most inspirational yet. Since debuting in 2011, this exciting event has gone from strength to strength; championing new and emerging designers who are inspired by the rich culture of Africa and incorporate this heritage into their contemporary design. `
Come and discover a unique and fashion-forward showcase. With daily eye-catching runway shows and vibrant exhibitions, this 2-day event brings together fashionistas and industry professionals from around the world to Europe’s largest and most important African-inspired fashion event.
This year’s Africa Fashion Week London will be at Olympia West Hall on Friday 7th August and Saturday 8th August 2015. The London Olympia will again be transformed into stunning showcase; peruse and purchase statement and unique pieces from handpicked designers and brands. Discover emerging designers such as Taiwanese AimeeKu who is flying the flag for African inspired fashion is her native Taipei City; and welcome back the favourites of the 2014 catwalk like Nigerian designer Needlepoint. We can’t wait to see their latest collections. Furthermore, the winner of the Face of Africa Fashion Week London 2015 competition, Scottish born Ugandan, Maggie Smith and AFWL Brand Ambassador Victoria Michaels joins the stellar line-up.