LOCAL award-winning creative fashion designer Danielle Allen will hosts a free fashion show dubbed African Fashion Revolutionised on Friday at Maestro Lounge in the capital as a way of celebrating her clothing brand, TIR Fashion House’s second anniversary.
BY WINSTONE ANTONIO
Allen launched TIR Fashion House on September 28, 2013 as a legacy in memory of her late mother Tendai Irene Razemba.
“Over the past two years we have been busy taking the brand to higher levels as shown by our participation at international fashion shows and fashion festivals and on Friday we are hosting a free show as a way of celebrating our second anniversary,” she said.
“We are happy that our brand is growing as we have managed to dress some local celebrities, among them Barbra, wife of Tourism and Hospitality Industry minister Walter Mzembi, television and radio personalities Hazvinei Sakarombe, Ruvheneko Parirenyatwa and musician Ammara Brown.”
Some of the designs to be showcased on the day are casual and couture collections.
Apart from the fashion extravaganza, Allen said there will be performances by John Cole and Enkromelle and many surprise acts.
Some awards won by Allen are Best Dressed Female Red Carpet awarded at Zimbabwe Fashion Week 2013, Emerging Designer of the Year 2014 awarded at Africa Fashion Week London 2014, Best Dressed Female Red Carpet awarded at Zimbabwe Fashion Week 2015, Best Fashion House awarded by Zimbabwe Model Awards 2015, Most Flamboyant Female awarded by Zimbabwe Model Awards 2015.
Allen said TIR Fashion House aims to expand into the rest of Southern Africa and Europe providing access to quality, unique, fashionable African wear to fashionistas worldwide.