Updated 19 October 2020
Arab News

6 Arab designers taking part in Arab Fashion Week

6 Arab designers taking part in Arab Fashion Week

Arab Fashion Week is back and will take place virtually from Oct. 21-24, with a number of designers set to showcase their latest collections. 

  • SemSem

    Egyptian designer Abeer Al-Otaiba’s fashion label SemSem has been spotted on Hollywood’s who’s who, including Blake Lively, Taylor Swift and Kourtney Kardashian. 

  • Aboud Jammal

    Beirut-based designer Aboud Jammal’s new collection is inspired by luxury, sophistication and “hallucinatory vision,” according to show notes. 

  • Zeena Zaki

    Besides being one of the region’s most celebrated creatives, the Iraqi designer has also dressed A-list celebrities including Eva Longoria, Kris Jenner, Demi Lovato and more.


    The brand was founded by Lebanese and Brazilian design duo Ahmad Ammar and Vincenzo Visciglia. The ready-to-wear label has been on the market since 2011, continuously creating stylish and avant-garde silhouettes. 

  • Maison Mada’en

    Farah Bseiso, the founder of the ready-to-wear label, was born in London and raised between Baghdad, Iraq and Jordan. She draws inspiration from her travels and immersion in other cultures. 

  • Antoine Kareh

    The Lebanese designer will showcase his new 2021 couture collection titled “Power of the Unseen.”