It is already July and our favorite week of the year is almost here! We are very happy to announce that Spotted Style will be at fashion shows of Mercedes-Benz FashionWeek Amsterdam and we will report for all fashion lovers from each show! Stay tuned to find out more about the new collections of our favorite Dutch designers and see who are the new spotted models! This weekend we will interview some of the designers. FashionWeek is knocking on our door and we can’t do anything else but let it in … Check Spotted Style daily to make sure you get your front row seat!
Mercedes-Benz FashionWeek Amsterdam is a combination of fashion shows of upcoming talents, designers and commercial labels and brands. Mercedes-Benz FashionWeek Amsterdam offers a broad and diverse programme meant for the fashion professional and their relations. Every edition Mercedes-Benz FashionWeek Amsterdam draws the attention of both national as well as international press and buyers. Mercedes-Benz FashionWeek Amsterdam is organized twice a year, the Summer/Spring edition in July and the Fall/Winter edition in January.
MERCEDES-BENZ FASHIONWEEK AMSTERDAM TO START ON FRIDAY
From the catwalk to the sidewalk
Ten different locations in Amsterdam will be used during Zalando presents 10 Days Downtown and Zalando will have a Mobile Fashion House located on different locations throughout the capital. The official kick-off will be the ‘Fashion is WOW’ party in De Marktkantine. Designer Bas Kosters will be the host and curator of this launch party and with his creations in mind it promises to be a great spectacle. Tickets for the full programme and ‘Fashion is WOW’ are available via www.fashionweek.nl.
My way or the runway
In addition to the openings shows by Aziz Bekkaoui and Monique Collignon and the return of Tony Cohen and the sisters Spijkers, new talent will receive a podium thanks to Vodafone Firsts Fashion LAB. During these catwalk shows different designers, like Franzel Amsterdam and ALEXANDRA FRIDA, will present their new collections.
On Monday the 13th of July the Dutch supermodel Doutzen Kroes will be present during Mercedes-Benz FashionWeek Amsterdam. Doutzen, who has appeared in many shows by famous fashion designers, shall grace the show by María Clè Leal with her presence on the last day of Mercedes-Benz FashionWeek Amsterdam. This show is the result of an exchange programme with Mercedes-Benz FashionWeek Madrid, where the young Spanish designer was awarded with the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Talent Madrid award.
Straight from fashion school
For the ninth time, fourteen talents recently graduated fashion students will battle it out during ‘Lichting 2015 supported by V&D’. They will present their creations to an international board of fashion professionals, like NoéMie Schwaller, editor-in-chief of DASH Magazine and Raissa Verhaeghe, Brand Strategist & Business Development for AF Vandevorst.