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Fashion Commission names finalists for the Saudi 100 Brands program

Arab News 08 Jul 2021
RIYADH. The Kingdom’s Fashion Commission on Wednesday announced the finalists chosen to participate in its year-long Saudi 100 Brands program. The initiative will include training, advice and mentorship from experts in the fashion sector. The successful applicants were revealed during a ceremony at the Marriott Hotel in Riyadh’s Diplomatic Quarter.

HUAWEI AppGallery spotlights some of Saudi Arabia�s must download applications in July

MENA FN 07 Jul 2021
(MENAFN - Golin Mena) Leading KSA mobile applications on HUAWEI AppGallery spanning across food and fashion. Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 07 July 2021. With consumers accelerating the ... .

Are We Awake? New Bahrain pop-up shop and cafe showcases regional designers

The National 06 Jul 2021
The pop-up store and coffee shop is located in Bahrain’s City Centre Mall, offering a platform for everything from record labels to fashion designers during its limited three-month run ... One participant is Saudi fashion label Too Dark To See Tomorrow (2d2c2m), which is the brainchild of Riyadh designer Ahmad Alwohaibi.

More than 40 teenagers face the death penalty

Press TV 05 Jul 2021
In fact, al-Darwish is the latest victim of Riyadh’s deeply flawed justice system which regularly sees people sentenced to death after unfair trials ... Fashion-washing ... Riyadh, under MBS, has attempted to cleanse its image as an oppressive regime through “Fashion Washing”, “Sports Washing” and hosting music concerts.

Echoes of the past as Saudi fashion looks to the future

Arab News 30 Jun 2021
RIYADH. Saudi Arabia’s fashion scene has gone through a major turnaround in recent years as many of its talented designers have found innovative ways to blend their art and culture. Saudi fashion designer Mohammed Khoja, founder of the contemporary luxury label Hindamme, told Arab ...

Burak Cakmak says Saudi Arabia's Fashion Futures will help build an 'innovative' and 'culturally relevant' ecosystem

The National 19 Jun 2021
Saudi Arabia’s fashion industry is on track to become a pioneering and innovative ecosystem, according to Burak Cakmak, chief executive of the country’s Fashion Commission ... The event, which originally launched in Riyadh in 2019, falls under this umbrella ... Fashion Futures will host a physical event in December in Riyadh.

Driving the future of Saudi fashion toward sustainability, diversity, innovation

Arab News 19 Jun 2021
The Culture Ministry’s Commission of Fashion hosted a digital event on Thursday through a hybrid model that gathered leaders from the global and regional fashion world at studios in Riyadh and New York, and virtually from around the world to discuss issues related to the future of the industry and ways to build the right ecosystem for it.

'We are living in a transition point': Saudi fashion conference shines a light on sustainability and diversity

The National 17 Jun 2021
Saudi Arabia’s flagship fashion event, Fashion Futures, made its debut as a re-engineered digital platform on Thursday, with an online conference titled Fashion Futures Live ... A post shared by Fashion Futures (@ksa_fashionfutures) ... Fashion x Design ... “If we can change fashion, which is so complex and so fragmented, we can change everything.

New Saudi fashion forum to launch next week with live event in New York and Riyadh

Marietta Daily Journal 13 Jun 2021
Jun. 12—JEDDAH — Saudi Arabia's Fashion Commission has announced a new digital initiative that will launch next week with an event that will be broadcast live from Riyadh and New York. Fashion Futures, which was introduced in 2019 as the ... .

KSA Fashion Commission backs luxury designs with 100 Saudi Brands program

Arab News 04 Jun 2021
RIYADH. Saudi Arabia’s Fashion Commission has launched the “100 Saudi Brands” program, which aims to support the business development of 100 Saudi designers and luxury brands, providing Saudi fashion products with international competitive standards ... in the Saudi fashion industry.

Saudis voice anger over aberrant dance party, restriction on loudspeaker use by mosques

Press TV 31 May 2021
Some observers believe such moves come within the framework of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (MBS)’s attempts to “modernize” the kingdom ... Fashion-washing. Saudi way of erasing rights record. Riyadh, under MBS, has attempted to cleanse its image as an oppressive regime through “Fashion Washing”, “Sports Washing” and hosting music concerts ... .

Fresh from collaboration with Net-a-Porter, Saudi fashion guru Norah Al-Eisa reveals career highs

Arab News 27 May 2021
She pointed out that her passion for fashion had started at a young age ... Based in Riyadh, she started her career as a fashion editor, then dabbled in historical costume design before going on to style some of the biggest fashion and fine jewelry campaigns in Saudi Arabia ... I hope to see a thriving fashion ecosystem in Saudi.”.

KSA attempts to erase rights record using "fashion-washing"

Press TV 09 May 2021
In one its latest moves, Riyadh has taken initial steps to become a fashion capital like Milan, Paris and New York; and of course to distract attention from the underbelly of the kingdom; what critics say is an explicit act of "fashion-washing" ... with fashion-oriented publications.

Dar Al Arkan offers Elie Saab haute homes in Riyadh

Arab News 05 May 2021
Working with illustrious names in the fashion world, we will raise the standards of luxury property and position Riyadh as a preferred destination for the discerning,” said Ziad El Chaar, vice chairman of Dar Al Arkan.

Dar Al Arkan launches Elie Saab co-branded villas in Riyadh

Gulf Daily News 05 May 2021
The Shams Ar Riyadh project is located in a strategic area north of Riyadh, on the King Khalid Road, extending over an area of more than 5 million sq m ... Working with illustrious names in the fashion world, we will raise the standards of luxury property and position Riyadh as a preferred destination for the discerning," he added.