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Posted On: 29 August 2013 07:58 am
Updated On: 12 November 2020 02:13 pm

Qatari designer to be featured at Dubai show

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Qatari fashion designer Wadah Al Hajri (pictured) will be among the eight upcoming designers from around the world to be featured at Dubai Mall’s ‘Vogue Fashion Dubai Experience’ to be held on October 10. The other selected designers include Mohammed Ashi from Kuwait, Razan Alazzouni from Saudi Arabia, Lulwa Al Amin from Bahrain, Ituen Basi from Nigeria, Simone Rocha from Ireland, Andrea Incontri from Italy, and Esme Vie from Russia. Selected under Vogue Italia’s stringent international standards, the eight up-and-coming designers will have the opportunity to showcase their work at the inaugural event to a distinguished audience comprising international celebrities and key players in the fashion industry. On the evening of the event, the talented designers will showcase their collections to an expected audience of over 400,000 visitors. An exhibition featuring 50 Vogue covers that have earned a place in fashion history books will also highlight the event. Organised in partnership with Vogue Italia, the event will connect the Middle East to the international fashion scene. The initiative will be the definitive global conduit for talent from different cultures and backgrounds, coming together to set up the framework for new trends and fashion flairs.