Thursday 25 May, 2017

2TFW is back

The Trinidad Tobago Fashion Weekend (2TFW is back.

Now in its seventh year, the event has endured as it continues in its mission to showcase upcoming designers in Trinidad and Tobago and the region. 

Themed “Love Your Fashion Business”, 2TFW continues to unify both islands and event producers, Designers United Stores, have embarked on a new mission to “Provide platforms and destinations that expose and empower forward-thinking creatives.”

With a fresh innovative strategy combining fashion, fun and business, 2TFW has aligned with strategic partners and sponsors to facilitate the marketing and exposure of Caribbean designers, entertainment destinations and brands that support the sustainable development of the local creative industry.

From May 19-21, 2TFW 2017 will host a series of Live Runway Events, Fashion Parties and networking opportunities on both islands.

In collaboration with Caribbean media production house Nexus Networks, 2TFW 2017 will also produce a short film on the region’s notable and emerging designers entitled “Reel FashON.”

The designers to be on show over the weekend are: newcomer Sejoux Nelson, Ecliff Eli, Heather Jones, Shaun Griffith Perez, Seafrina, E.N.V.E by Rachel Bailey and Pulchritude Design House.

The itinerary for the weekend is as follows:

In Trinidad:

Friday,  May 19 - 2TFW Launch & Fashion Party

Time: 9pm ‘til

Venue - VAS Lounge, Rust Street in St Clair.

Featuring - Celebrity appearance by Grammy award winning singer Angela Hunte and special guest DJ from New York GabSoul.

Saturday, May 20 - 2TFW Runway Feature at Vas Lounge in St Clair, showtime is 8 -10 pm followed by the after party until...

Tickets - Persons who have previously registered online, for the $100 discount will be honoured at the new venue. (Proof of registration must be presented) Tickets for 2TFW Saturday Runway event is $100 and attendees can pay at the door.

In Tobago:

Friday, May 19 - 2TFW Launch and Fashion Party

Time: 9p - ‘til

Venue - Sahara Lounge, Buccoo Town Center on Shirvan Road, featuring - music by DJ Mighty Krush and Journei.

Sunday 21 May – 2TFW Runway Feature, time: 8 – 11p. Venue: The Courtyard, Buccoo Town Centre, Shirvan Road