NAANA TENNACHIE YANKIE OF COCCOLILY TO SHOWCASE HER SPRING/SUMMER 2013 COLLECTIONS AT GHANA FASHION & DESIGN WEEK -5 – 7 OCTOBER 2012 MOEVENPICK HOTEL, ACCRA.
Accra, Ghana, 16th of August 2012 – Canada based designer Naana Tennachie Yankey, is set to present her elegant womenswear collection during Ghana Fashion and Design Week 2012 event. The designers’ wrap-sheet includes working under industry greats like Marc Jacobs as well as Eve Gravel. She also studied Fashion Design at the prestigious Academy of Arts and Design in Montreal, Canada, before venturing into her own line. Working with original haute-couture fabrics mainly from Italian mills, Naana has envisioned and created edgy, bold and seductive pieces, which span across a broad spectrum of products; from clothing, to handbags, to nail polish, be sure not to miss her show during Ghana Fashion & Design Week 2012 at the Moevenpick Ambassador Hotel Accra
Ghana Fashion & Design Week® is a contemporary international platform envisioned to direct, lead and promotes both emerging and established designers to a global audience. GFDW ETHIKHA platform, first to be launched in Ghana will showcase ethical fashion designers collections, highlighting both the aesthetics and social value elements of ethical fashion and products.
Educative Seminars delivered by industry experts will run alongside the contemporary Exhibition hub, showcasing both local and international designer exhibitors.
The event, which has already captured international interest from press to participants, boasts a list of renowned sponsors including, BLACKBERRY, L’OREAL, SO AESTHETIC, PORSCHE, MOET & CHANDON, with international media support from VOGUE ITALIA, alongside NEW AFRICAN WOMAN, FAB MAGAZINE, SHADDERS AFRICA, AFRICAN FASHION GUIDE, and list of international press coverage.
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