By Salma Awwad
Dynamic fashion platform expands its portfolio of talent for its third edition next month
Fashion Forward (FFWD) returns for its third edition in Dubai with a diverse line-up of design talent.
In addition to the talent making their FFWD debuts, the majority of the catwalk shows this April, will be from returning designers whose work we have seen at previous seasons.
“Going into Season Three, we were keen to maintain our momentum and draw from what Seasons One and Two have taught us,” said Bong Guerrero, Founder and CEO of Fashion Forward.
“Broadening our reach even further across the region has always been our goal, and whilst we will continue to do so, season after season, our main focus must always be on showcasing the best and brightest design talent,” added Guerrero.
The catwalk designers making their Fashion Forward debut for Season Three are: Asudari Studio, DAS, Jean Louis Sabaji, House of Ronald, Said Mahrouf, Velsvoir and Zareena.
While returning to the runways this April to continue their FFWD run are: Amato by Furne One, Bashar Assaf, Essa, Ezra, Kage, Rami Kadi, Starch Foundation, Tahir Sultan, Taller Marmo, The Emperor 1688, Zayan The Label.
Also returning for Season Three will be The Garden, the retail space for accessory designers to showcase their collections to buyers and guests throughout the event.
Fashion Forward Season Three will take place at The Madinat Jumeirah from 10-13 April. Registration for tickets will be online through the website will be announced shortly.