Posted on March 30, 2019

H H Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Honorable Chair of Fashion Trust Arabia (FTA), attended the Fashion Trust Arabia inaugural prize ceremony and dinner at Doha Fire Station.

In attendance at the celebratory event were Co-Chair of FTA, H E Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani and Founder of Fashion Trust in the UK, Tania Fares. Sheikha Moza awarded one of the five prizes of the night to Krikor Jabotian for the Eveningwear category. Other winners, who received financial rewards and mentorship opportunities, included Sabry Marouf for the Handbags category, Zyne for Shoes, Mukhi Sisters for Jewelry, with Salim Azzam and Roni Helou tying for Ready-to-Wear.

FTA is a non-profit initiative aimed at finding, funding and supporting design talents from the Arab world, giving them a platform and opportunity to build their brands and achieve their full potential on a global level. A jury of fashion industry leaders from across the world gathered in Doha to select the five winners out of 25 finalists who showcased their designs at Bin Jalmood House at Msheireb Museums.

source: The Peninsula

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