On the 9th and 10th of November 2018, the annual fashion show returned with its sixth instalment which took place at the Marriot Hotel Al Jaddaf. It was a truly electrifying experience which showcased many talents.
Runway Dubai promotes regional and international designers whilst creating social and environmental awareness through the platform of fashion. This year featured Natalie Oden who shone the spotlight on Autism. She also walked the ramp for designers like Tatiana Shabelnik a culture inspired brand.
The Fashion show featured various individual contestants who each had diverse sources of inspiration. In addition the fashion competition was a collective presentation inspired by Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan. The initiative featured fashion students from Amity University, American University in the Emirates, College of Fashion & Design, and Campustar fashion college. This is the first time in the history of the industry, that fashion institutions collaborate for a motivating cause. This segment of the show was very inspiring, with students rooting for each other.
Finally, there was an impressive presentation of influential and dynamic designers which included Nkechi Harry Ngonadi, Adriana Talansi, Gift University, Meghna Williams, Abaya Lagos, Mariam & Mahnoor Khizer, Tatiana Shabelnik, Monic Artwear, Yasmine Mamlouk and Araoluwa Popoola.
Sponsors like Sketchers UAE and Faiza beauty cream were the financial forces that helped make the show a success. For more information, please contact Yaasmien on [email protected]