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Amsterdam, Spring 2014 – Africa Fashion Week Amsterdam (AFWA) is an event focused on exhibiting the beauty of African couture, art and fashion to a European and global audience.

AFWA is helping fashion designers at every stage of their careers to showcase their creativity and talent on a global stage, thereby boosting the intercultural exchange between Africa and the Netherlands.

The Biggest African Fashion Exhibition 'Africa Fashion Week Amsterdam' strives to support designers, primarily through event management of fashion shows, catwalk displays, workshops and network meetings. Not only does this provide the opportunity for the world to explore new and exciting fashion, but it also allows designers to express their creativity within a professionally produced event environment.

AFWA supports African and Africa-Inspired designers from around the world. AFWA re- scheduled  the event from June (27th-29th) to August   29th – 31st that way giving more room to international designers to prepare to showcase their work during the event in Amsterdam. The event aims to obtain a reputation for providing an outstanding platform for NEW TALENT to be seen, in one of the world's most exciting fashion capitals.One of 'AFWA' top designers is Diana Tambe from Blackpearl's Secret. Ms Tambe is the founder and creative director of this annual event.

Blackpearl’s Secret, Arriz Golden, Steve Mandy, Kiko Romeo, Mija Haute Couture and MAFCouture, are just a few of the exciting designers set to be showcasing during 'AFWA2014', International designers from South-Africa, Tanzania, New York, Ghana, Kenya, Cameroon, Nigeria, Togo, Sudan, Gambia, France, Spain and many more will all be showcasing their exciting designs during the globally anticipated event.

The event will provide the Up&Coming as well as the established designers with a fantastic opportunity to gain exposure for their talents and to be able to market & sell their products to its targeted group of stores, buyers and retailers.

Event details

Africa Fashion Week Amsterdam
From August 29, 2014
Till August 31, 2014
Supported events
Amsterdam , Netherlands