Each category will be judged by a panel of industry professionals who will make their selection of finalists and winners for the ceremony. Nominations for the 2020 are now open, if you would like to be nominated or you would like to nominate for an award please complete the form below.  Nominations will close on 31st July 2020. It is free to enter the nomination process and all qualifying designers, brands, models, photographers, retailers and influencers are actively encouraged to participate in the awards. The criteria for qualification is that the nominee must be involved in the manufacture, design, photography, retailing or promoting of African fashion.

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Accessory designer of the year

This category will be awarded to a designer who has shown flair, creativity, innovation in fashion accessory design in African Fashion. This category includes but not limited to shoes, hats, scarves, belts and jewelry.

Menswear designer of the year

This category will be awarded to the most talented designer of Menswear in African Fashion.

Womenswear designer of the year

This category will be awarded to the most talented and up and coming designer of Womenswear in African Fashion.

Brand of the year

This category will be awarded to the Brand who has made the most progress in design, distribution, innovation and contribution to African fashion in any clothing or accessory category

Female Model of the year

This category will be awarded to the best female model who has showcased and been featured with African fashion

Male model of the year

This category will be awarded to the best male model who has showcased and been featured with African fashion

Instagram designer of the year

This category will be awarded to the designer who has best utilised the Instagram platform to promote and highlight their designs in African fashion

Retailer of the year

This category will be awarded to the retailer who has done the most to showcase and create sale in African fashion.

Fashion Photographer of the year

This category will be awarded to the photographer whose work has contributed the most to African Fashion

Wedding dress designer of the year

This category will be awarded to designer of the most innovative and unique wedding dress designs in African fashion

Children’s Clothing Designer of the year

This category will be awarded to the designer who has produced the most practical, affordable and innovative designs in children’s African fashion

Influencer of the year

This category will be awarded to the social media/web influencer that has contributed the most to promoting African fashion

Nomination Form

To enter or nominate a candidate for the awards please complete the following form before the 31st July 2020

  • (you can nominate yourself)
  • (if applicable)
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