Leading French-Lebanese fashion designer
Dany Atrache will have his U.S. debut at
Couture Fashion Week in New York City.
The highly anticipated fashion show will be
held at 6:00 p.m. on Friday February 13,
2009 at the world-famous Waldorf Astoria
Dany Atrache is considered one of the
leading fashion trendsetters in the MEA. He
successfully completed his studies in 1995
at ESMOD, the most prestigious fashion
school in Paris, where he was awarded the
top prize by the Grand Jury, a gathering of
the most renowned fashion designers
After working for 12 years in Paris with
top French fashion houses including Dior,
Montana and Torrente Uniforme, Mr. Atrache
decided to return to Lebanon with the goal
of turning his fashion dreams into reality.
His aspiration, creativity, ambition and
hard work led to the launch of his own
couture line in 2000. His stunning
collection premiered at his first runway
show in Beirut mesmerizing the audience with
the exclusive designs. In no time, Dany
Atrache was dressing the stars and
celebrities of the Arab entertainment world
with his unique and exquisite pieces.
Following his great success in Beirut,
Mr. Atrache expanded his shows to Paris, the
fashion capital of the world, where he
hosted his first private fashion show in
2004. He continues to regularly present
unforgettable collections during the famed
Paris Haute Couture season.
In 2007, Dany Atrache expanded his line
and launched his ready-to-wear collection,
"D by Dany Atrache".
he continues to take on new challenges, Mr.
Atrache is looking forward to the showing of
his Spring/Summer 2009 collection in New
York City. This latest collection harkens
back to the 1970's, resurrecting the
hippie-chic look with astonishing graphic
prints, bold colors and sheer fabrics
married with lustrous embroidery. These
designs are a tribute to the glamorous woman
of Paris, Los Angeles and New York.
"We are delighted to have the
distinguished designer Dany Atrache
participate in our event," says Couture
Fashion Week producer Andres Aquino. "His
fine work will surely catch the imagination
of the American market."
Couture Fashion Week is a multi-day event
showcasing couture and luxury fashion. It
also includes exhibits of luxury brands and
fine art as well as world-class
entertainment and receptions. The event is
held in top venues in New York City, Palm
Beach, Florida and other selected cities and
is attended by upscale consumers, invited
VIPs, the press and high-end store buyers.
Couture Fashion Week offers unique
branding opportunities for luxury products