Established with the aim of providing a platform for local and national designers to showcase their work and encourage the growth of the textile industry in Malawi. The annual event in also aims to contribute to the growth of the Malawian economy by creating and building sustainable development through creative ideas which lead to job creation.
MzFW2016 is scheduled to take place between the 13th to the 15th of October 2016. Riding on the success of the 2015 event, MzFW 2016 already looks to be more glamorous than before bringing together consumers, artisans, buyers and media houses.
“The fashion and beauty business in Africa is growing and Malawi needs to grow with it.” Zikani Nyirenda and Wezi Mzumara, the organizers said.
“MzFW encourages local tourism therefore creating business opportunities for those in the Hospitality Industry (Hotels, Lodges, Shops, Restaurants and Bars) within Mzuzu. We create a marketplace for those in the industry to market and sell their products to consumers they may not have access to and also increase the market share of their products.” They added.
See highlights from MzFW2015 below:
Registration is now open for Mzuzu Fashion Week (MzFW2016), register here:
Visit http://www.kwanzapr.com/ for details.