As we embark on an interesting year, Accra Fashion Week is set to define the future leaders of African fashion with an extraordinary showcase of talented creatives. But before indulging in the amazing talents set to enclothe the fabulous models strutting down our runway, let’s first give you a list of pre-fashion activities set to take place before the runway Shows.
WEDNESDAY, 7TH DEC; MEET THE DESIGNERS
On Day 1 Of Accra Fashion Week we have Meet The Designers. Hosted by the renowned Okyeame Kwame aka the rap doctor, Accra Fashion Week welcomes you to MEET THE DESIGNERS. We kick off Accra Fashion Week on 7th December 2022 with a chilled night and a moment to get to know the designers showcasing at Accra Fashion Week. This is an open night and a chance for fashionistas, press, influencers, creatives, and more to get acquainted with #AFWk designers arriving from a broad range of countries. The event takes place at Lokko House, Osu. Swipe for the map.
THURSDAY, 8TH DEC; AFPA
On Day 2 of Accra Fashion Week 2022, We have African the African Fashion Photography & Art Exhibition. We welcome you to the first edition of the AFPA Exhibition. This is a showcase of fashion art and photography by creatives from around the world.
The objective is to highlight alternative creativity within the fashion week outside of clothing and manufacturing, but simply take works into the visual aspects of the fashion creatives, painters, and photographers. The event is hosted by Buy Direct, Mellon Events, FashionGHANA.com, and African Art Gallery.
THURSDAY, 8TH DEC; WELCOME2ACCRA
On Day 2 of Accra Fashion Week 2022, We also have the Welcome2Accra Fashion party. Welcome party for our guests, designers, foreign designers, press, models, and more. Get ready for a Wakanda experience like no other with the most stylish people from around the continent. Dress code; Designer Wear. ANY Ticket, 10.00 pm.
The night will also feature a Haute swimwear show you can’t miss.
FRIDAY, 9TH DEC; AFRICAN FASHION SUMMIT
Day 3 of Accra Fashion Week 2022, might just be our most important Seminar/Summit to ever take place, the African Fashion Summit. This summit focuses on the need for Africa to build a nature of independence in its growing fashion industry to create a platform where African are in total control of our top tiers in the fashion industry. Discussions begin at 12.15 pm. Join us in a public forum discussion regarding the future of African fashion. This Summit is a yearly initiative aimed at creating an economic purpose for the concept of African fashion. In addition to discussing with industry experts, we will launch AFIM Club (African Fashion Independence Movement) with only 10ghs registration.
FRIDAY, 10TH & 11th DEC; AFRICAN FASHION SUMMIT
Now we get to the runway madness for Saturday and Sunday. Opening the fashion shows on different days are the school graduates from Rhoda Michaels School, and graduates from RIOHS doing their project work. Followed by an international lineup of designers as seen below.
Aba Blankson (Ghana)
Mikoko Deluxe (Ghana)
Cybonso Designs (S.A.)
Vicci Mahi (Ghana)
Catherine L (Ghana)
Red Cotton Boutique (Ghana)
Sassy By Etty (Nigeria)
Abrantie The Gentleman
Annola Designs (Ghana)
Conrad Sinclair (USA)
Masantewaa Emporium (Ghana)
KUSTOM LOOKS (Ghana)
Deonangelo / Helao (Namibia)
Katiti Seychelles (Seychelles)
Mounir Moda (Senegal)
The Nation Association (Ghana)
Angelina Scissora (Ghana)
ZaQi enCloth (Ghana)
Impari Moda (Germany)