OMAR MUNIE (MBO) OPENING AFRICA FASHION WEEK AMSTERDAM 2015
AFWA is the much anticipated 3-day event celebrating African & African inspired fashion, art, culture and rich heritage.
We are kicking off on 27th next week with a press conference, this is the opportunity to meet & interview participating designers, Nollywood Superstar who is also our host, Ramsey Nouah. The renown Omar Munie will be opening the event from 3PM on 28th August 2015. The inspirational artist and handmade dutch produced designer will take the stage to address the audience and fellow designers.
Due to a civil war in Somalia, Munie fled at the age of nine with his brothers and sister to the Netherlands. He went to fashion school and founded "Omar Munie Clothing"during his training. After he finished his studies, he was named "MBO Excels of the Year”, he also went on to be awarded an “MBO Marshal ” and the prize for "Best Entrepreneur under 25” in 2008.
The largest gathering of African fashion designers, models, exhibitors, buyers, retailers, media, fashion influencers and business tycoons is honoured to have OMAR MUNIE open the AFRICA FASHION WEEK AMSTERDAM 2015.
27th -PRESS CONFERENCE from 10.00am at the Royal Tropical institute
28th- CATWALK SHOW . Exhibitions from 12.00pm, OMAR MUNIE Opens shows from 15.00H
29th- MENS DAY- exhibitions from 12.00pm, shows from 15.00H
30th- GALA SHOW - Established designers, exhibitions from 12.00pm and shows from 15.00H
WHERE: ROYAL TROPICAL INSTITUTE
Mauritskade 63, 1092 AD Amsterdam
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