Fashion Forward Dubai (FFWD) – March 23-25, 2017



Fashion Forward Dubai (FFWD) is the definitive fashion platform for Dubai and the Middle East, providing development, exposure and a progressive direction for the regional fashion industry.




FFWD welcomes members of the regional and international fashion communities to come together in support of Middle Eastern design talent
and to foster industry discussion and professional development.




Held bi-annually in April and October at Dubai Design District, the key components of FFWD include: Runway shows and presentations by the best couture, ready-to-wear and accessories designers in the Middle East. Additionally FFWD hosts the d3 Fashion Talks, a series of inspiring seminars and panel discussions led by global industry experts and fashion academia.


DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - APRIL 01: (L-R) Moderator Ritu Upadhyay, WWD, Sarah Beydoun, Sarah's Bag and Caterina Occhio, SeeME speak during the d3 Fashion Talk: Why Ethical Fashion Matters on day 2 of Fashion Forward Fall/Winter 2016 held at the Dubai Design District on April 1, 2016 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Cedric Ribeiro/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Ritu Upadhyay;Sarah Beydoun;Caterina Occhio