Local and international designers confirmed to show are:
Aarti Dee, Anton Conway Wye, Aekta Lodhiya, Alipate Sowane, Birima Mbanye, Bou Fonua, Fashion Flaunt, Grace Ellen, Hani Haring, Hupfield Hoerder, Ilai Jikoiono, Mesake Nacola & Rosie Isaac, Joan Ali, Jyoti Singh, Epeli Tuibeqa, Moira Solvalu, Heather Crossingham, Paris Nasaroa, Paulina Alone, Rachel Fairfax, Rako, Robert Kennedy, Robert Verebasaga, Rosie Semisi, Salt & Bear, Samal Singh, Seewa Seth, Shannen Azuredee, Vagaya and Zulfikar Ali.
The September fashion week will kick off with Launch and Film Night on Monday at Damodar Cinemas, Charity Lunch on Tuesday at the Novotel Lami, Children’s Fashion Illustration Competition & Fashion Designers Show will be the focus on Wednesday and Thursday will be the Student Fashion Designer Seminar and Show followed by the Resort Wear Show in the evening. Friday is dedicated to emerging designers with the Trendsetters show and the grand finale will be on Friday with the Couture Cocktail and Evening Bridal show.
Fiji Fashion Week also announced their official sponsors: Aqua Pacific, Awesome Productions, Bold Alliance, Communications Fiji Limited (CFL) , Coca-Cola, Damodar Cinemas, Deluxe Footwear, Digicel, Don McCricick Photography, Fiji Times, Fiji TV, Formskaff, Fotofusion, Kriz Signs, Mai Life, Michael Irava, Oceanic Communications, Novotel Suva, Pacific Building Solutions, Paradise Beverages, Sharma Design, Textile and Clothing & Footwear Industries.