AIFS which stands for Angola International Fashion Show is an amazing show that has trail blazed careers for various Angolan designers. It’s a show that reaching out to the Portuguese speaking world with buyers from Angola, neighboring Angolan countries and also from Portugal. But it’s not only looking for designers to showcase in Angola. This year, the organization will be hosting events in Anguilla, New York, and Angola, and you can be a part of it to.
Last year’s event in 2013 featured brands like Elie Kuame, Duaba Serwah, Honey Maloula, Me Sente and more. The event was backed with celebrities and stars from Angola and appeared on various TV stations.
A media contact from Angola informed us what was great about the show in comparison to others is the organizers take it upon themselves to make sure the participating designers have some sort of career benefit from their involvement.
The call for designers was put out on TV and sent through to various fashion mediums recently targeting designers from various African countries. So if you feel you wish to expand your brand this is a show to consider. Designers will need to submit a look book. For more information contact [email protected], +244 947221686.