Share FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinWhatsappTelegramEmail 3K If You Like This Article Kindly Give Us A Share! Egypt’s Fashion and Design Council on Tuesday announced the country’s first-ever fashion week at a press conference in the capital, Cairo. To take place in May, the opening night will be held in the Cairo Egyptian Museum and feature the work of prominent Egyptian designers. This first edition will have as a theme, “The Past, Present, and Future”. More Articles You Would Love Cape Verde: Exotrik Clothing SS14 Collection Blog: Accra Fashion Week Causing Temporary Delays With Articles On FashionGHANA.com “The past because, of course, our designers should be inspired by our culture, by our heritage. Use all the materials we have that have been used for thousands of years,” said one of the founders of the organization, Susan Sabet. “The present, because we do live in the present and we are very much aware of what is going on in the world. And the future because we know where everything is going, where we should be in a few years.” Another one of the founders, Paul Antaki, believes the tough economic situation in Egypt is another reason to encourage people to look at local manufacturers and brands. “We think that it is the right time to tell people that here in Egypt without importing, you can dress from Egyptian products, fabrics, styles, and designers. Everything is there around you. Why do you have to go and look for imported products?” With Egyptian culture long having been an inspiration for international designers, the organizers say it is the right time for the country to hold its own fashion event. Read More Like This On Egypt Industry Creatives & Events UPCOMING TOP EVENTS! VIEW ALL EVENTSAFRICAS BIGGEST FASHION WEEK IS HERE!Click Here To Submit stories Email: [email protected] or HashTag #FashionGHANA Share FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinWhatsappTelegramEmail FashionGHANA Admin FashionGHANA.com is a Fashion PR Company, Events planning & management team as well as Africa's leading Fashion Media House. Get Intouch with us and let's see how we can help you grow. [email protected] More For You VIDEO: A Sneak Peak Of What You Miss At Kumasi Fashion Week 2023 LGBTQ Thief Who Stole Tanzanian Designers Clothes At Airport Baggage Reclaim, Will Be... Sankalp West Africa 2023 Summit Set To Host Explosive Sustainable Fashion Show ‘SANKOFA... Leading Fashion Brand Mikoko Deluxe Teases Us With New Kimono’s Perfect For All... PICS: The Diversity Of African Fashion Was Well Exhibited In Morocco At The... PICS: EFDC Board Launches The First Ever With A Spectacular 4-Day Fashion Extravaganza Elite African Designer Sai Sankoh Caught In Relationship SCANDAL With Footballer Odion Jude... VIDEO: Soweto Fashion Week 2023 Concludes With A Bang VIDEO: “You Aren’t Meant To Be Successful” Black Egyptian Designer Outlines How Arabs... South Sudan Fashion Week Announces Dates For 2023 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.