On October 4th, 2017 Djamila Kerdoun, founder and President of the International Fashion Summit, will be closing Paris Fashion Week by bringing together the world’s leading fashion figures in the prestigious Plaza Athénée. As Paris Fashion Week ends with this highly anticipated International Fashion Summit, you will see ambassadors and dignitaries grace this exclusive invitation only affair. This second edition represents a theme of originality and boldness of “Mode d’auteur créateurs”.
With the attendance of fashion leaders such as Alia Khan, head of IFDC who will also be presiding over the jury, and other heads of fashion houses, government heads, and media groups, we can expect an exciting line up at International Fashion Summit. This event marks a new wave of fashion showcasing for the first time in France.
The vision of this event is to forge new alliances, open up a powerful network, and build further collaborations to increase opportunities for 14 international designers that hail from Asia, USA, Middle East, etc as they showcase their haute couture collections in Paris for the first time. Some of whom were discovered at the recent IFDC segment of Torino Fashion Week in Italy where designers were awarded in a few categories of the IFDC awards and the following are going on the showcase at this prestigious Paris Fashion Week event as a result of it:
IFDC Award Winner: Bambah
IFDC Award Winner: Jeny Tjahyawati
IFDC Award Winner: Natasha Kamal
IFDC Award Winner: Holik Gloves
IFDC Award Winner: Dian Pelangi
IFDC Award Winner: Al Nisa
IFDC Award Winner: Amal Al Raisi
“This type of talent is rare in France, and we are bringing them to our platform so we can build on the already powerful fashion assets we have in our country”, said Djamila Kerdoun, Founder and President of the International Fashion Summit. “I have gone far and wide to many countries to bring top talent from various backgrounds and cultures. My global network has led me to spectacular skill that will compliment the local scene in Paris. It’s a rare beauty, but because beauty exists everywhere, I plan to unveil it in this showcase“.
The International Fashion Summit – Paris Fashion Week event, is a concept that aims to be a great resource and a key hosting partner for anyone wanting to connect between France and foreign countries at a powerful level of collaboration and combined skill. “Our benchmarks are quality, respect, creativity, and solidarity in this journey of reflection that will be life changing”, said Kerdoun. A jury of international experts will present the International Fashion Summit- Paris Fashion Week September 2017 Awards. This will be an evening filled with rising stars, celebrities and global personalities as the biggest International Fashion Summit in Paris, proves to be the place to be during Paris fashion Week!
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For press and interviews with Djamila Kerdoun, the winning Designers, and IFDC Management, please contact: Office@IFDCouncil.org