Amsterdam fashion week news and archive
In pictures: The 'corona proof ' edition of Amsterdam Fashion Week
Last weekend marked an Amsterdam Fashion Week like no other. Planning for the Spring/Summer 2021 edition began all the way back in March in preparation for inevitable corona safety measures that needed to be taken. The result: a Dutch fashion week with time slot appointments, distanced presentations, catwalk shows, films and live streams. Below...
23 Sep 2020
Dylan Westerweel wins Lichting 2019 at Amsterdam Fashion Week
On Friday the 6th of September, Lichting 2019, the debut for up-and-coming fashion talent took place at the Nieuwe Kerk in Amsterdam as part of Amsterdam Fashion Week. The fourteen best graduates of the seven Dutch fashion academies presented themselves to an international professional audience. Dylan Westerweel, who graduated from ArtEZ...
18 Sep 2019
Snails on the catwalk of Ninamounah Spring / Summer 2020 show
Dutch designer Ninamounah presented her SS20 collection during Amsterdam Fashion Week that closed last week. The collection was presented in a dark venue and featured models with large snails on their arms. Source: Amsterdam Fashion Week, YouTube.
9 Sep 2019
Dutch designer Ferry Schiffelers shows at Amsterdam Fashion Week SS20
Ferry Schiffelers presents the Spring / Summer 2020 collection at Amsterdam Fasion Week last week at the iconic Nieuwe Kerk on Dam Square. Source: Amsterdam Fashion Week, YouTube.
9 Sep 2019
Amsterdam Fashion Week confirms first names of the upcoming September edition
Today Amsterdam Fashion Week confirmed the first names of the show program for the upcoming September edition. The third edition of Amsterdam Fashion Week will kick-off at the fashion heart of Amsterdam, the Museum Quarter and will open on Thursday the 5th of September with an exclusive show from Ronald van der Kemp in the Moco Museum. Various...
5 Aug 2019
What to expect in fashion news from week 10, 2019
What’s going on in the world of fashion this week? FashionUnited takes a look ahead at the upcoming news and events for the tenth week of the year. Below are the main points from the editorial agenda in the period between 4-10 March, 2019. Paris Fashion Week AW 2019 (25 February-5 March) Paris Fashion Week is back with its AW 2019 edition,...
4 Mar 2019
Amsterdam Fashion Week promotes reusing & recycling fashion
Amsterdam - "We especially wanted to focus on the concept of circular economy at this edition of Amsterdam Fashion Week," said Iris Ruisch, Creative Director of Mercedes-Benz Amsterdam Fashion Week to FashionUnited. "I am really proud to say that at least 80 percent of the designs shown on schedule this edition are sustainable." Although the...
18 Jul 2017
In Pictures: Sustainable Fashion in the spotlight at Amsterdam Fashion Week
MBFWA July 2017 saw a plethora of sustainable designers, showcasing alternative production techniques in order to continue the push towards a more sustainable fashion industry, currently one of the most polluting industries in the world. Ajbilou | Rosdorff Design duo Yasmina Ajbilou and Lynn Kate Rosdorff, the designers behind Ajbilou Rosdorff...
17 Jul 2017
Backstage at Spijkers & Spijkers AFW show
FashionUnited offers you an exclusive behind the scenes look at Spijkers & Spijkers catwalk show during Amsterdam Fashion Week. "> Interested in watching the catwalk show from Spijkers & Spijkers? Click here to experience our front row virtual tour. Backstage photos and video: Inge Beekmans for FashionUnited
30 Jan 2017
Front Row at Amsterdam Fashion Week: See Spijkers & Spijkers up close
Amsterdam - Have you always wanted to sit front row at headline show during Fashion Week? Then now is your chance to experience the sensation, as FashionUnited takes you to the front row during Spijkers & Spijkers Amsterdam Fashion Week show at the Westerunie. See Truus Spijkers and Riet Spijkers present their eponymous brand Autumn/Winter 2017...
30 Jan 2017
Beauty & the Beast: Disney fashion hits the runway at Amsterdam Fashion Week
Amsterdam - A touch of movie-magic made it way onto the catwalk at Amsterdam Fashion Week this weekend, as the Walt Disney Company teamed up with six talented fashion designers to help bring its reimagined story of ‘Beauty & the Beast’ to life. The company, best known for its beloved characters, asked Boaz van Doornik, Elke van Zuylen, Liesbeth...
28 Jan 2017
Money-Makers: What Amsterdam earns from Amsterdam Fashion Week
London - The start of a new year brings the start of a new fashion season for the industry, as the bi-annual showcase known as fashion week kicks off. New York, Paris, London and Milan - the top four international fashion capitals of the world - owe much of their reputations to the designers and labels who present their collections to the world...
26 Jan 2017