Sunday, 3 July 2016


Emerging fashion designers from 24 countries will take part in AFWA the much anticipated 3-day event celebrating African & African inspired fashion, art, culture and rich heritage. 

Africa Fashion Week Amsterdam (AFWA) is kicking off on 24th with a press conference, this is the opportunity to meet & interview participating designers, Nollywood Superstar and Ambassador of Sustainability who is also our host, Ramsey Nouah and Afro-beat artists who will be performing at the event.  
"At AFWA We have made it our priority to package designers participation a successful business and not just global entertainment consumption. If fashion week becomes entertainment and direct communication, what happens to the actual market, the selling that goes on in showrooms after the shows? The empowerment? Creating job opportunities through fashion? The support of edition in fashion and development of skills? The development of the African fashion industry? The Encouragement of Sustainability in products and design"
"We aim to encourage and empower the youth, creating job opportunities through fashion, the development of the African fashion industry, the merge of the African and European market and last but not least, alleviate the lives of those suffering from extreme poverty, & encourage talent and handicraft. We are a platform to create Demand & Supply Internationally!" Says the Chief Executive Officer and Founder Miss Diana Tambe.
AFWA is the largest gathering of African fashion designers, models, exhibitors, buyers, retailers, media, fashion influencers and business tycoons!
Designers, Exhibitors, Buyers, and Retailers, contact: 
To become a partner or sponsor please contact
For media partnership or coverage, contact

B. Amsterdam
Address: Johan Huizingalaan 763A, 1066 VH Amsterdam
Strictly Black Tie/Full glamour with a touch of ankara
Men: Black Tuxedos or Black Suits with a touch of ankara

Are tickets also sold elsewhere if I wish to pay cash at a location?
Yes, tickets are sold at the door or could be picked-up at the Corendon Vitality Hotel Amsterdam 
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
No, No age limit. 
What can/can't I bring to the event?
Cash money inorder to purchace beautiful unique clothing, accessories or art pieces.
Remeber Dress Code:
Strictly Black Tie/Full glamour with a touch of ankara
Men: Black Tuxedos or Black Suits with a touch of ankara 
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Official website 
Any Hotel Partners for international arrivals? 
Yes, Corendon Vitality Hotel Amsterdam
Address: Aletta Jacobslaan 7, 1066 BP Amsterdam
Phone:+3120 820 7820

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Can I update my registration information?
Yes (Strict rules apply)
B. Amsterdam - Johan Huizingalaan 763A, 1066 VH Amsterdam, Netherlands 

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