It was all about elegant modesty at the Fashion Forward Dubai, where shows by local designers provided insight into local modes, mores and moods. Albeit leavened with international creators at FFWD, which ended Sunday.
The biggest problem when founding and driving a fashion house is managing people, and the smartest solution is listening to everyone’s opinion, including the intern, according to digital printing queen Mary Katrantzou.
“Work, live, play, and now learn,” is the mantra of Mohammad Saeed Al Shehhi, the CEO of Dubai Design District, or D3, the setting for Fashion Forward Dubai, the biggest new fashion and design cluster in the world.
Fashion Forward Dubai (FFWD) is adding a high-powered panel discussion to its showroom in Paris. To discuss: The Globalization of Fashion: Value Creation Through Business Exchange Between Dubai and Paris.
Middle Eastern fashion platform Fashion Forward Dubai (FFWD) is returning to the French capital to hold the third edition of its Parisian showcase at the Hotel InterContinental between September 28 and October 2.
For its 7th edition, the Fashion Forward Dubai show, which was recently recognised by the Dubai Design and Fashion Council, has changed venue and is going international, turning to experts such as Muriel Piaser.