The Madrid trade fair has been trying to offer a more attractive proposition since the appointment of its new director, and has put diversification, design and sustainability at the centre of the event.
The fashion and footwear shows hosted by Ifema will open on 7-9 September, marking the beginning of a new era under the leadership of Charo Izquierdo. Changes will include more menswear, technology and sustainability.
Charo Izquierdo, director of MBFW Madrid and the fashion weeks at Ifema, including Momad Metropolis and Momad Shoes, recently arrived in the capital with the goal of creating collaborations and improving quality.
On Sunday, fashion duo Camilla and Marc went full female fury for the opening of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia. Some 90 designers will showcase Resort 2019 collections to buyers and editors in Sydney this week.
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia will kick off its 2019 season on May 13, with five days of fashion shows, featuring the latest in resort collections from over 90 Australian designers, according to organisers.
Amid a complicated political environment, the fashion week ended its 21st edition on a high as it continues its commitment to promoting the Catalonian fashion industry. Winners included Naulover and Brain & Beast.