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World Fashion Week® (WFW) serves as the global voice of Fashion, as “Olympic Style” global platform for the national fashion industries around the world. As an internationally reaching event and network for trade and fashion professionals, the annual event provides a forum for worldwide exposure and recognition, with a major role in contributing to the harmonious growth and development of the global fashion industry, working towards a greater good of harnessing and supporting relationships to keep the global fashion industry sustainable and fair.

News / Press releases

World Fashion Week Paris 2014 – Post Press Release
World Fashion Week (WFW) Paris 2014 Welcoming Reception honours global fashion icon Datuk Professor (DR) Jimmy Choo Obe with a Lifetime Achievement Award, bestowed by French film celebrity icon Eva Darlan, WFW’s member nations and couture designer representatives from all over the world

World Fashion Week® returns to collaborate in the 3rd edition of Indonesia Fashion Week (IFW) 2014, Argentina and Morocco are invited countries
Jakarta, February 13, 2014 — Continuing with the phenomenal success of previous editions, Indonesia will host in 2014 a new edition of Indonesia Fashion Week (IFW), enhancing the national and international platform established in 2012 that has already become a testament to the emergence of Indonesia as a global fashion destination.

World Fashion Exhibition (WFE), presented by Savoire Faire Cosmetics launched in Savoir Faire Perth Fashion Week first edition S/S 2012
Perth, Australia, April 23, 2012 — World Fashion Week in partnership with Savoire Faire Cosmetics are proud to launched the Ist. World Fashion Exhibition during Savoire Faire Perth Fashion Week, Australia, from April 19th to 23rd, advocating for cultural exchange and social development, moving towards to a sustainable and fair global fashion community.

World Fashion Week (WFW) pre-events series to kick-off at the historic 1st. edition Savoir Faire Perth Fashion Week, Australia
New York City, Apr 13, 2012 — As a prelude to the Inaugural Ceremony World Fashion Week (WFW) Annual ¨Olympic Style¨ event, to be held in New York City in fall 2013, and as part of the WFW Pre-Events Series, Australia´s fashion capital, will welcome leading WFW nominated fashion designers from Europe, Africa, Middle East and Latin America, advocating for a fair and sustainable global fashion industry.

World Fashion Week – World Fashion Organization Welcoming Gala in New York 11/11/11 postponed to June 2012
New York City, Nov 11, 2011 — The organizers of the World Fashion Week (WFW) have been forced to postpone the Welcoming Gala to participating countries and nominated leading fashion designers from 31 countries, serving as a prelude to the World Fashion Week New York City 2012, based on the lack of funding at the final stage of the company’s production budget.

Urgent International Memo: WFW World Fashion Week postponed to June 2012
New York City, Nov 8, 2011 — Urgent Memo to Participating Designers, Partners, Media, Guest, Supporters, Collaborators and Volunteer of World Fashion Week.

World Fashion Week (WFW) announces partnership with Suzy Amis Cameron for her initiative ¨Red Carpet, Green Dress¨
New York City, Oct 13, 2011 — Pioneer in Sustainable Fashion, Suzy Amis Cameron joins World Fashion Week for the upcoming World Fashion Week Welcoming Gala on November 11, 2011 in New York City. Suzy Amis Cameron developed the ‘Red Carpet Green Dress’ competition to spur sustainable design, global green education, and raise funds for the non-profits MUSE School CA and MUSE Global, which she founded with her sister Rebecca Amis.

WFW World Fashion Week Welcoming Gala NYC – Nov 11, 2011 (11/11/11)
New York City, Sep 19, 2011 — The first annual of the WFW World Fashion Week will be held in the City of New York in 2012, as a prelude to the historic and milestone to the global fashion gathering, the WFW World Fashion Week Welcoming Gala will be hosted in New York, on November 11, 2011, at the prestigious Cipriani, in partnership with the WFO World Fashion Organization, ITO International Trade Organization, GEW Global Entrepreneurship Week, University Network, the Arts of Living Foundation and fashion organizations from all over the world.