Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Istanbul is Turkey’s premier fashion event offering an international platform for designers from the region to seamlessly connect with media and buyers. The event will increase the domestic awareness of home grown fashion and increase the global presence of Turkish design, while highlighting the culture and sophisticated glamour that solidify Istanbul as a style capital where east meets west. As IMG Fashion’s newest addition to its global portfolio of leading events and initiatives, significant resources are invested into the future of fashion in Turkey, via world class stages, digital and social campaigns and a team comprised of the industry’s elite professionals.
With the closing show by Hakan Akkaya, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Istanbul ended its fourth season. More than 40 designers presented their Spring/Summer 2015 Collections from October 13-18, 2014 at Antrepo 3.
Celebrities who attended the shows and events included: Adaeze Yobo, Ahu YaÄŸtu, Amelie Bilgili, Atiye, AyÅŸe Boyner, Azra AkÄ±n, Bennu Gerede, Beyza Aslan, Beren Saat, Bilgun Sazak, Burcu Kara, Canan Bolak, Cansel Erçin, Ceylan Çapa, Eda TaÅŸpÄ±nar, Elif Boyner, Eran Tapan, Etel Baler, Feryal Gülman, Gökhan ÖzoÄŸuz, Hande DoÄŸan Demir, Hande Yener, Hazal Kaya, Ä°dil FÄ±rat ,Kadir Çöpdemir, Melisa Tapan, Meltem Cumbul, Merve BoluÄŸur, Metin FadÄ±llÄ±oÄŸlu, Michella Sivok, Murat DalkÄ±lÄ±ç, Nazan Åžoray, Nebahat Çehre, PÄ±nar AltuÄŸ, Seda Domaniç, Sedef AvcÄ±, Serenay SarÄ±kaya, Sergen YalçÄ±n, Sevil SabancÄ±, Yasemin Özilhan and many more.
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Istanbul has been conducted by the international IMG | DoÄŸuÅŸ team composed of members from Berlin, Istanbul and New York.
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Istanbul is made possible by the generous support of our title sponsor Mercedes-Benz, as well as DHL, Swarovski, Marti Hotel Istanbul, Saat&Saat, Uludag Icecek, radyobabylon.com and PENNY. The event is also endorsed by Istanbul Ready-Made Garment and Apparel Exporters´ Association (IHKIB), the Fashion Designers Association of Turkey, United Brands Association (BMD) and the Istanbul Fashion Academy (IMA). Each of these sponsors help make the hectic week of shows both effortless and pleasurable for all attendees.