11 - 14 August 2010. Described by organisers as one of the premiere fashion shows of the new world, Cape Town Fashion Week has become Africa's largest exponent of fashion.
The theme of this year's festival is 'Refresh, Renew, Revive' and it includes established designers from across sub-saharan Africa such as Kluk CGdt, Suzaan Heyns, Stefania Morland, Craig Native, Dax Martin and David West.
The event, which is divided into various categories, actively promotes the work of up-and-coming African fashionistas by showcasing 13 of their collections. In addition the fashion week endorses locally manufactured clothing, footwear and textiles.
Cape Town International Convention Centre, Convention Square, 1 Lower Long Street, Cape Town 8001, tel. 0027 21 410 5000