Saudi Arabia Fashion Week
The nation of Saudi Arabia is hosting its first ever fashion week in Riyadh. Designers from Europe and Arab are coming together to host this event. Fashion designers like Jean Paul Gaultier and Roberto Cavalli flew to Saudi Arabia for the fashion week. Arabs local most admired designers like Arwa Banawi and Mashael Alrajhi are also showcasing their designs.
The Princess Noura Bint Faisal Al-Saud, honorary president of the Arab Fashion Council in Riyadh, joined designers, influencers, and industry insiders from Ukraine to Lebanon for the inaugural season of fashion week.
“Fashion has always an interest of Saudia,” Princess Noura told AFP at the event.
“It has not been something that wasn’t on the table or in the picture,” she added. “Our fashion council is trying to bring the fashion industry in Saudia to a whole new level, a whole new industry.”
Riyadh’s Ritz-Carlton Hotel, marking the start of Saudi Arabia’s first-ever fashion week. A second edition of the Fashion Week is already scheduled for October.