The preparations for the first Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Istanbul are in full gear. With only 11 days to go until the event, the fashion industry is anxiously awaiting the unveiling of Turkey’s favourite designers’ newest collections. IMG Fashion today announced the line up of designers who will take centre stage at Antrepo 3 in Tophane from March 12-16, 2013.
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Istanbul designer line up includes ADL Cengiz Abazoğlu, ARGANDE, Asli Filinta, Asli Guler, Atıl Kutoğlu, Ayhan Yetgin, AYŞEDENİZYEĞİN, Begüm Salihoğlu Couture, DB Berdan, Ece Gözen, Elaidi, Elif Cığızoğlu, Emre Erdemoğlu, Gamze Saraçoğlu, Hakan Akkaya, Janucha by Jale Hürdoğan, Kith &Kin, Lady Faith, Nazlı Bozdağ, Nej, NİAN BY NİHAN BURUK, Nihan Peker, Niyazi Erdoğan, Özgür Masur &SOULBYOZGURMASUR, Özlem Kaya, Selma State, Simay Bülbül, Songül Cabacı, STUDIO KAPROL, Tnj Bbcn, Tuğba Ergin and Tuvanam.
With excitement of the Event buzzing throughout the city, additional activities on the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Istanbul calendar will include the Vogue Lounge at Bej Karaköy, Harper’s Bazaar’s Bar Bazaar at Pera Palas Hotel, EDITO and more.
“As the eyes of the fashion industry turn to Turkey, we look forward to shining the global spotlight on the talented designers and brands showing at the inaugural Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Istanbul,” says Jarrad Clark, Director of Global Production, IMG Fashion Events and Properties. “We are committed to a long standing relationship with the industry and proud to be providing a world class stage to present Turkish creativity.”
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Istanbul is endorsed by Istanbul Ready-Made Garment and Apparel Exporters’ Association (IHKIB), the Fashion Designers Association (MTD), United Brands Association (BMD) and the Istanbul Moda Academy (IMA) who paved the way to make this event possible.
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Istanbul is an IMG | Doğuş event.