CFW Designers 2016
CFW 16 will celebrate a stellar cadre of established and emerging designers from all over the world.
In 2016, new CFW master designates will be recognized and the most outstanding designer of this year’s new wave, will receive the CFW emerging designer award.
The region’s best designers as well as their international counterparts including Gavin Douglas, Meiling, Sandra Kennedy, Jessica Ogden, Cedella Marley, Moncrieffe, Catalin Botezatu, Claudia Pegus, Phelicia Dell, Pauline Bellamy, Biggy, Designs by Marc, Bill Edwards, Robert Young, Deola Sagoe, Mutamba and Heather Jones are among the 300 plus designers who have shown collections at CFW since 2001.
BENEFITS TO DESIGNERS
Access to local and international buyers who are invited to CFW.
Excellent PR and marketing opportunities with coverage from hundreds of local, Caribbean and international press including WWD, the Daily Express, Essence and the all important fashion publication, Vogue.
CFW TV will also feature each designer in its post event 14 episode TV series shown regionally and internationally.
The CFW Business Forum, geared towards helping designers with various aspects of business development, is held on the Sunday of the event.
Post CFW, designers receive a digital packet of their runway presentation for use in further marketing and promotion of their brands