Dubai has become a little bit of a fashion paradise, providing the ultimate fashion vacay with it’s rich culture, mind-blowing architecture and the Dubai mall which has no doubt caused many a headache for the accountants of those lucky enough to shop there. It comes as no surprise that Vogue Italia chose this Middle Eastern Mecca as a host for the annual Vogue Dubai Fashion Experience which is organised by Vogue Italia in collaboration with The Dubai Mall and the Dubai Design and Fashion Council. This 2 day celebration of emerging and high-end fashion and lifestyle events begins today and will feature the first edition of ‘Who Is On Next Dubai?’, a contest that aims to scout the best emerging designers from the Middle East, Asia and Africa.
The top finalists from these regions have been named and we at the HQ would like to wish our African representatives which are Adriaan Kuiters x Jody Paulsen(South Africa), Anita Quansah(Nigeria/Ghana), Dent De Man(Cote d’Ivoire), Sindiso Khumalo(South Africa), Maxhosa by Laduma(South Africa) and Susana Traca(Angola) every success. Bring it home!!