Yesterday witnessed the inauguration of the Kingdom’s very first even that is dedicated excursively for fashion, entitled Fashion Futures, the three-day event will include talks, workshops, panels and discussions.
International fashion designers, editors, models, entrepreneurs including Halima Aden, Giles Deacon and Iris Van Herpen have all made it yesterday to Riyadh in order to attend this high profile fashion event. Big names are expected to lead the workshops and panels in order to develop the fashion sector, which is rapidly evolving in the Kingdom.
The international fashion event is part of the cultural vision that falls under the 2030 vision of the Kingdom, and it serves as a platform for young Saudis talents to interact with international fashion giants by opening up topics that affect the industry on both the global and local scale.
“By bringing together a diverse group of fashion experts from both the Kingdom and around the world we are facilitating international cultural exchange; providing Saudi fashion professionals with the opportunity to learn from some of the best in their respective fields, while offering a platform to showcase their talent to a global audience,” said Abdulkarim Alhumaid, Official Spokesperson of the Ministry of Culture in Saudi Arabia.
“Fashion Futures is the first important step on a journey to transform the Saudi fashion industry from a nascent under-developed sector to a flourishing hub of creativity and innovation.” He added.
The following is the list of guest participants who’re taking part of the event:
- Halima Aden, International Model and Activist
- Hatem Al Akeel, Saudi Designer
- Hayat Osamah, Saudi Photographer
- Giles Deacon, British Designer
- Iris Van Herpen, Dutch Couturier
- Wil Beedle, Creative Director at All Saints,
- Arby Li, Editor-In-Chief of HYPEBEAST
- Ravi Thakran, Group Chairman, LVMH South Asia and Southeast Asia, Australia and Middle East
- Honayda Serafi, Saudi Designer
The event is taking place until November 6th and if you’re fashion maniac, register now through this link.
Iconic Fashion Designer Thierry Mugler Dies at 73
Known for his iconic designs, and his ravishing pieces Manfred Thierry Mugler dies at the age of 73. Born in Strasbourg France, he was a talented performer, model, and an acrobat. Kicking of his fashion career by opening his own store and selling his unique designs that are known for broad shoulders and sharp tailoring, that are inspired by 1940s and 1950s glamour. His designs were worn by stars such David Bowie, Beyonce, Lady Gaga, Kim Kardashian, Madonna and more. His latest collection featured peculiar and astonishing designs of black stripes, and shoulders that mesmerized the body. In addition, to his iconic designs in the 90s and 80s era. He sold the rights to his name to the brand Clarins in 1997 after launching his perfume angel. He was also the creative director to Beyonce I AM world tour in 2010. The superstar had paid tribute to him on her social media by referencing the several creations he made for her over the years. As she had stated “Rest in Peace Thierry Mugler”. All of celebrities and models are honoring the designer and paying tribute, as Irina Shayk and posted a photo with him, in condolence for his death. The designer’s death was a shocking news for the fashion world, and his celebrated reputation follows him.
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