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African Designers Head To Accra For 2019 Glitz Africa Fashion Week

Glitz Africa Fashion Week (GAFW), Ghana’s biggest annual fashion event is coming back with its seventh edition. 

Produced by Glitz Africa, the exciting, Pan-African celebrity, fashion and lifestyle magazine, GAFW brings together industry players and fashion enthusiasts to interact in a fun-packed week at the Kempinski Hotel Gold Coast City in Accra.

This year’s GAFW kicks off on from October 17 to 20, 2019.

The annual fashion week presents a perfect opportunity for designers from across Africa to meet and showcase their collections.

Models, fashionistas, celebrities and influencers also meet in an atmosphere of glitz, fashion and style. 

Ahead of GAFW, Glitz Africa organized the Young Creative Design Talent competition to harness the skills of emerging designers and give them the platform to showcase their designs to an international audience. 

The fashion week will begin with a Beauty Forum on Thursday, October 17 at the Labadi Beach Hotel followed by a private cocktail party at the residence of the French Ambassador. 

Other activities lined up for GAFW include: 

Day 1 (October 18) – Young Design Talent show, Runway shows 

Day 2 (October 19) – Business of fashion seminar, photography sessions, exhibitions, graduate show and runway shows

Day 3 (October) – Presentations, runway shows and after party

The GAFW Trade Tent/Retail Lounge will also be opened during the event for guests to interact with fashion retailers and designers and make purchases as well. 


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