Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands – Monday, 16th December 2013 – Already dubbed the Turks and Caicos Islands’ premiere fashion, design and style event; the Turks and Caicos Islands will soon join the rest of the world as a fashion forward destination and jump start and boost the country’s fashion industry with its own fashion week.
Beginning March 26th – 29th 2014, the Producers of Turks and Caicos Islands Fashion Week (TCIFW) will present a series of resort, couture and luxury fashion shows and events each year in the Turks and Caicos Islands. A stage for cultural expression, TCIFW celebrates the work of fashion artists, craftspeople and other creators with an effervescence all its own.
“There is so much craftsmanship and skill in this country! TCIFW will enhance all aspects of fashion events in the Turks and Caicos Islands by featuring fine local, regional and international designers and boutiques presenting exquisite garments and accessories, supporting local schools alternative career programs, highlighting local culture, history and entertainment, promoting business generation, facilitating workshops, hosting exhibitions of art and luxury products and services, exciting the interest of regional and international media and supporting the marketing the Turks and Caicos Islands to the world.” said Founder and President Kazz Forbes.
TCIFW is produced by the Miss Turks and Caicos Universe Beauty Organization and directed and presented by Saint George Fashion House (SGFH) which is acknowledged as the fashion label of the Turks and Caicos Islands and praised for the rebranding and production of the 2013 Miss Universe Turks and Caicos Pageant events. In addition to specializing in high quality garments with a focus on stellar craftsmanship and fit, Saint George Fashion House also aim to produce and promote world-class events that revolve around the theme of fashion, design, beauty and culture.
Turks and Caicos Islands Fashion Week 2014 will take place March 26th – 29th with the Grand Runway Fashion Show “the grand finale” on March 29th at Brayton Hall, Providenciales. Other TCIFW 2014 events leading up to the grand finale will soon be announced.
As the organizers of TCIFW look forward to the first staging in 2014, there is a great interest from designers and boutiques wishing to participate. To date, Turks and Caicos Islands Fashion Week proud partners are the Turks and Caicos Tourist Board, Saint George Fashion House, Miss Turks and Caicos Universe Beauty Org., Digicel TCI, Beaches Turks and Caicos Resort Villages and Spa and Everything TCI.