Share FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinWhatsappTelegramEmail 171 If You Like This Article Kindly Give Us A Share! The second edition of Africa Fashion Show Geneva organised by Crucible Events and Planners (CEP), a leading events management group in Geneva, is scheduled for 30-31 May, 2014. Following on from the resounding success of the first edition of AFSG held in June 2013, this year’s show will be held at the Château des Penthes, one of Geneva’s most prestigious venues, alongside the “Here Africa” art exhibition organised by Art for the World (AFTW). Africa Fashion Show Geneva, which aims to showcase and celebrate Africa’s diverse fashion talent and cultural heritage, will feature designs from Africa’s brightest talents, such as Ahdookeh (Morenikeji Fatai Agoro, Nigeria), Baldon Clothiers (Adedoyin Balogun, Nigeria) and Malleni Designs (Peace Malleni, Uganda). Ahdookeh From Nigeria “The Africa Fashion Show Geneva aims not only to promote cultural exchange and encourage a positive narrative about Africa but also utilise the power of innovative, creative solutions – including fashion, music and dance – to create awareness of African excellence in the world,” said Tayo Omotola, CEO of Crucible Events, speaking of AFSG. “Following on from the success of our debut show last year, we aim to make this sophomore edition another resounding success which celebrates African culture, heritage and fashion,” she added. More Articles You Would Love 3 Best Hairstyles For Work South Africa: Mungo & Jemima Spring Summer 2014/15 Collection Taking place over two days, the event will commence with a runway fashion show on Friday, 30 May 2014 at 19.30 at Château des Penthes and culminate in an exclusive gala evening on Saturday, 31 May 2014 at 19.30 at Mandarin Oriental Hotel Geneva. Alongside an exclusive runway show, the gala event will also feature live performances by Nigerian rap and hip-hop artist Babatunde and US-based Grammy nominated singer, songwriter, producer, and emcee Maimouna “Mumu Fresh” Youssef. The event is set to host distinguished guests such as Genève International, the diplomatic and UN community, such as Mr. Michael Moller, Acting DG United Nations Office in Geneva, Mrs Anja Loetscher, Director, Geneva Convention & Visitors Bureau as well as African Ambassadors in Geneva and leading names in Swiss business, media and fashion. As well as providing a unique opportunity for talented upcoming African fashion designers to showcase their designs, the event promises to create a fun and relaxed atmosphere where the audience will not only enjoy great runway shows but also have the opportunity to interact with designers and place orders. The sponsors for the event include Compagnie Bancaire Helvétique, Jubrila Ayinla Foundation and and Tasteehub Nigeria while Africalink, BOS International Magazine and Made in Africa are media partners and Art for the World is an event partner. 2014africa fashion showafrica fashion show genevaAhdookehBaldon ClothiersgenevaMalleni Peacerunwaywhenwhere Share FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinWhatsappTelegramEmail Nana Tamakloe Founder of FashionGHANA.com and Accra Fashion Week. I'm grateful you visited, I hope you share, subscribe and share your comments or opinions below. More For You EHBS Couture Becomes Nigerias Primary Go To Brand For Sizzling RTW Fashion Northern Ghana Continues to Make Waves in the Fashion Industry with Smockyworld Limited’s... #OOTD: Tolu Bally Steps Out With A Jaw Dropping Boob handprint shirt x... #BIKINIBAE: South Africa’s Premium Swimwear Sensation Pamala Hughes Is Serving Ravishing Bikini Looks “Looks Like A Transgender” Africans Are Confused Over Brooke-Bruk Jackson’s Gender, The New... Get A Load Of The Top 15 Afrobeats Jams As Jyzno & Lasmid... 6 Essential Cautions When Sending Clothes To Style Influencers “We Created A Banger” Ghanaian Afrobeats Star Lasmid Pays Respect To Deceased Nigerian... Indulge In The Whimsical Elegance Of Ejiro Amos Tafiri’s SS23 ‘Ilé mi, Ilè... New Turtles Movie Subliminally Teaches Us To Beg White People For Acceptance Leave a Comment Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.