This year’s edition of The Royal Gala will be once again held at the Palazzo Versace, under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Hend Faisal Al Qassemi. With an ongoing advocacy to expose the UAE to international fashion while at the same time promoting UAE fashion to the rest of the world.
Out of hundreds who expressed their desire to join, The Royal Gala team had to narrow it down to a stunning line-up of designers from all over the world, including- Spain, Cuba, Mexico, and the GCC, among others, along with a unique collaboration with the Fashion Designers of Latin America (FDLA) organizers.
The by-invitation-only event will bring exclusivity- Royals, key business people, media, buyers and digital influencers. The Royal Gala will not just see catwalk shows, but unique shopping opportunities, and makeup competitions, along with other industry related activations on Saturday 6th of October. Sheikha Hend affirmed this by commenting; “Dubai, has become a regional lighthouse for innovation and design thanks to its government's keenness to launch initiatives that support progress in the design industry, and stimulate innovation. UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, has launched a number of initiatives, to support the development of Dubai, as an emerging capital for design in the world- by establishing creative incubators that meet the needs of the industry and support the development of creative talents according to Dubai plan 2021.”
The designers and brands participating- locally, regionally and internationally were picked by The Royal Gala team, for this reason; they match their ethos- within luxury, style and innovation, which is the key to growth within Dubai’s fashion industry.
Among the fabulous line-up is a collaboration with FDLA company, as well as designers from Cuba; Yas Gonzalez, Manuel Tiscareno from Mexico, to a multitude of Spanish names, such as; Moskada, Pertegaz and Hannibal Laguna. Whereas, other Spanish brands, Bymara exclusive shoes and Marajai luxury bags, will collaborate with GCC luxury label House of Hend, which is under the patronage of H.H Sheikha Hend Al Qassemi- making for a unique show. Additional GCC-based designers include; Alina Anwar Couture, as well as Ezmar, Belyed Handcraft and Samir Kerzabi Haute Couture.
The Royal Gala will once again promote its advocacy to expose the UAE to international fashion, while at the same time promoting UAE fashion to the rest of the world. Making for one unique and luxury affair, not to be missed.