Lebanese designer Hussein Bazaza wins the first-ever DDFC fashion prize in Dubai.
Style.com/Arabia and the Subai Design & Fashion Council (DDFC) announced Hussein Bazaza the winner of its inaugural fashion prize. The Style.com/Arabia – DDFC Fashion Prize was launched in cooperation with luxury ecommerce brand Farfetch, which will carry Bazaza’s winning capsule collection beginning February 2016.
As part of the prize, Bazaza will a grant, mentorship and advertising campaign, together worth over US $250,000.
Bazaza was selected from over 200 different designers from 15 different countries across the Arab world, including Morocco, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Jordan, Bahrain, and, of course, Lebanon.