|Source: Think Fashion and Red Connect. Dubai’s first-ever Modest Fashion Week ends on a high note.|
Following on from successful series in Istanbul, Turkey and London, UK, the first Dubai Modest Fashion Week (DMFW) saw global faces of modest fashion, award-winning designers and VIPs flock to one of the world's biggest modest fashion movements.
The two-day style event that took place 8-9 December saw established and emerging designers from over 20 countries take part in 40 fashion shows, with 50 brand booths, workshops and talks, fashion and art exhibitions attended by 100 celebrities and influencers, from HE Sheikha Hend Faisal Al Qassemi, Arab superstars Diana Haddad, Hisham El Hajj to Bollywood diva Gauahar Khan.
The event lineup included high-end designers Rasit Bagzibagli, Muslima Wear and Selma Sari, famous modest fashion designers Safiya Abdallah of Dulce by Safiya, Zaskia Sungkar, Norma Hauri, Ria Miranda and ETU, as well as ready-to-wear collections from Annah Hariri and bridal wear by Miss Ayshe. Huw Roman Tokyo (Japan), Fllumae (US), Mizaan (Germany), Yours Truly (Canada), Sumayya & SSS (Indonesia), Zeina Ali (Jordan), aere (Malaysia), and Anotah (Kuwait) also made appearances.
DMFW is organised by Think Fashion (led by Franka Soeria and Ozlem Sahin) and Red Connect (led by Arif Ebrahim).
View the event video.