The most celebrated Asian designer in Dubai reigns supreme again in the finale show for Arab Fashion Week.
Furne One Amato, who has been featured at Germany’s Next Top Model and America’s Next Top Model is the only Filipino designer who showcased his collection to a jam-packed crowd at the prestigious Arab fashion show.
Here are some images from his collection.
Here’s the Press Release:
Dubai, UAE – November 20, 2017 – Multi-awarded Dubai-based fashion designer Furne One Amato shines the brightest at the finale of the opening day of Arab Fashion Week on Wednesday.
The most-talked about show was held, for the very first time, at City Walk’s grand fountain. The Amato show was inspired by sea creatures and underwater fairies as the famed designer Furne One Amato confessed “as a child I believe in fairies”
The UAE homegrown designer featured in Americas Next Top Model, Germany’s Next Top Model astounded a jam-packed crowd of socialites, media, executives, celebrities and influencers with his Spring/Summer 2018 collection made of ethereal soft tulles, intricate beadwork and ruffles, holographic and pearl headpieces.
Amato’s dresses is said to be in perfect harmony with the city of Dubai which is globally known for luxury and innovation “For me, Arabs are very creative, the city is filled with great artists and the city is like a canvass – waiting for a masterpiece” One said.
Amato’s rise to the top, is undeniably, a huge contribution to the Middle East fashion industry after being the first global Filipino brand to have a cult of celebrity and superstar followers, from pop stars such as Beyonce, Katy Perry, Lady Gaga, Shakira, Britney Spears, Nicki Minaj, Jennifer Lopez, Jessie J, Mariah Carey, to supermodels such as Tyra Banks who quoted Amato show for the finale of America’s Next Top Model as “A fashion show that we have never done before, creating a theatrical production from the world renowned fashion design house – AMATO Haute Couture” and Heidi Klum whom personally invited Furne One to dress the finalists in Germany’s Next Top Model, which was shot in Dubai and was shown in many countries.