Awards

Nominations for the AFA 2022 are now open!

Each category will be judged by a panel of professionals who will select a number of finalists for the ceremony. Candidates can either nominate themselves or be nominated by others by completing the below application. Submissions must be received by 12am on Sunday, 31 July 2022.

Outstanding Achievement Awards will be given to an organisation or individual who has made a significant contribution to the fashion industry.

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Fashion 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.

Model of the year

This category will be awarded to the best model of the year.

Fashion photographer of the year

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

Makeup artist of the Year

This category will be awarded to the most outstanding and creative makeup artist of the year

Bespoke/Custom tailor of the Year
This category will be awarded to the most talented and outstanding custom tailor of the year
Bridal designer of the year

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

Nomination Form

To enter or nominate a candidate for the awards please complete the following form before Sunday, 31 July 2022