African Fashion Outburst and Awards nomination committee has released its call for entries for the 2016 edition; the nomination is open to
fashion personalities, organisations and African fashion industry practitioners.
The deadline for entries to the African Fashion Outburst and Awards is 2nd June, 2016 and the nominee list of the African Fashion Outburst and Awards will be released on 2nd July, 2016 after thorough research on all nominated individuals.
This year’s African Fashion Outburst and Awards is highlighted under Eight Categories and Seventy Sub-Categories listed below:
CATEGORY ONE FASHION Fashion Blog of the Year Fashion Event of the Year Fashion Magazine of the Year Fashion Television of the Year Fashion House of the Year Fashion Academy of the Year Fashion Photographer of the Year Fashion Choreographer of the Year Online Fashion Store of the Year Boutique of the Year Most Fashionable OAP (Male) Most Fashionable OAP (Female) Celebrity Fashion Icon (Male) Celebrity Fashion Icon (Female) Most Fashionable Actor Most Fashionable Actress Most Fashionable Artist (Male) Most Fashionable Artist (Female) Most Fashionable Comedian Most Fashionable DJ Most Fashionable Red Carpet Host Most Fashionable Host (Male) Most Fashionable Host (Female) Most Fashionable Music Video Most Outstanding Contributor to African Fashion in Diaspora Fashion Entrepreneur of the Year
CATEGORY TWO DESIGNERS Most Outstanding Designer (Menswear) Most Outstanding Designer (Womenswear) Most Outstanding Designer (Bridal) Most Outstanding African Designer in Diaspora Most Outstanding Accessories Designer (Jewelry/Bead option) Most Outstanding Accessories Designer (Bags, Shoes, or Hair option)
CATEGORY THREE MODELLING Most Outstanding Male Model Most Outstanding Female Model Most Outstanding Plus Size Runway Model Most Outstanding Modelling Agency Most Outstanding Catwalk Instructor
CATEGORY FOUR STYLE Most Outstanding Fashion Stylist Most Outstanding Hair Stylist
CATEGORY FIVE MAKEUP Most Outstanding Makeup Artist Most Outstanding Makeup House
CATEGORY SIX PAGEANT Male Pageant of the Year Female Pageant of the Year Model Search of the Year African Pageant/Model Search in Diaspora Most Fashionable Pageant King Most Fashionable Pageant Queen
CATEGORY SEVEN EMERGING Emerging Male Model of the Year Emerging Female Model of the Year Most Outstanding Emerging Talent Most Fashionable Emerging Actor Most Fashionable Emerging Actress Emerging Fashion Blog of the Year
CATEGORY EIGHT OTHERS Red Carpet Designer of the Year Most Supportive Brand of the Year Media Partner of the Year (Print) Media Partner of the Year (Screen) Media Partner of the Year (Radio) AFOA Special Recognition Award (in support of African Fashion) AFOA Fashion Lifetime Achievement Award Most Fashionable President Most Fashionable Governor Most Fashionable Ambassador
It aims at promoting, developing and providing activities and opportunities for fashion practitioners. It aims at recognising the most influential people in fashion industry and celebrates the development of African Fashion industry.
The organisers also mentioned that registrations are on and open to Models, Designers, Entertainers, Press/Media, Volunteers, Planning Committee, Vendors and Buyers. For registration details, kindly visit www.afoawards.com/registration or email: email@example.com