Istanbul Fashion Week 2012 (IFW) is going to be held from October 10 untill October 13 in the Turkish city of Istanbul.
The event will let designers from Turkey and its surrounding areas showcase their fashion innovations. The antiquity of the city, according to some Turkish designers, is what gives Istanbul the potential to rise to the top in its region.
Istanbul Textile and Apparel Exporters’ Association (ITKIB), the organizers of IFW, and the Fashion Designers Association, have a new goal in mind: to establish the city as the fashion capital of the region.
Istanbul Fashion Week 2012 will be organized at Antrepo No.3, a complex in the Salıpazarı Harbor in the district of Tophane. The fashion show will host many famous designers such as ATIL KUTOĞLU, TWEEN, SİMAY BÜLBÜL, STÜDYO KAPROL, SOUL BY ÖZGÜR MASUR, adl+CENGİZ ABAZOĞLU AND AVVA showcasing their Spring/Summer 2013 runway show.
Many brands will live stream the unveiling collections on their websites and Facebook Pages, as well as video platforms such as YouTube and Livestream.