LESHOW ISTANBUL 2020
THE LESHOW ISTANBUL OPENS ITS DOORS FOR THE 2ND TIME AT THE ISTANBUL CONGRESS CENTER (ICC) BETWEEN JANUARY 16-18, 2020. Recognized for aiming to move confidently towards becoming Turkey’s most comprehensive and world famous “mix and match” type ready to wear fashion show event, LeShow Istanbul 2020 offers the participating exhibitors and fashion designers a unique visibility & opportunity to be exposed to key players in the leather, fur & textile fashion industries. Together with rich data & profound experience of the 22 years old reputable LeShow Moscow, LeShow Istanbul-2020 is going to serve as an extensive platform for facilitating vigorous and fruitful connection between global ready to wear fashion manufacturers, wholesalers, fashion retail shops, designers and the savvy shoppers. During this 3 days remarkable event, impressive “Ready to Wear” leather, fur and textile fashion items, shoes, bags, accessories and haute qualité creations made of leather, fur and various textiles will be on display at the venue. Also, esteemed int’l luxury leather, fur and textile ready to wear fa POST SHOW REPORT From January 24th to 26th , 2019, the modern Istanbul Congress Center/Harbiye hosted the maiden edition of LeShow Istanbul. The Int’l Fur Federation (IFF) was the main supporter of the show, while NAFA and Kopenhagen FUR took part in the fair as “Co-Supporters” and “VIP Guests”. The debut edition of the Fair registered incredibly positive results, since it succeeded in gathering under the same roof the int’l ready to wear fashion communities, ranging from manufacturers to wholesalers and retailers, from fashion designers to professional buyers, up to final consumers, providing them with a dynamic, highly reliable business and fashion platform. 131 esteemed exhibitors from 14 nations of Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Italy, Pakistan, Russian Federation, Serbia, Slovenia, Turkey and Ukraine, also 10 esteemed Turkish fashion designers participated in the Fair and put on display their latest collections: an ample array of high-end creations made of leather, fur and the finest textiles that aroused the interest of 4.843 distinguished visitors (3.557 local-1.286 int’l trade visitors) from 60 nations. In context of our prestigious “Int’l Hosted Buyer Programme” a total of 358 int’l hosted buyers, whose preferably selected from 25 nations of Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Belarus, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Egypt, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Italy, Kazakhstan, Morocco, Netherlands, Pakistan, Portugal, Republic of South Africa, Tatarstan, Russian Federation, UK, USA, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Ukraine and Vietnam were hosted. Int’l hosted buyers actively took part in the Fair and possessed extra opportunities to build up their global network of leather & fur fashion industry suppliers. The esteemed leader of the modest fashion industry, the Islamic Fashion and Design Council (IFDC) Chairwoman, Ms. Alia Khan, owner of legendary Italian Fur & Fashion Brand Strategy Agency “SDR” Ms. Samantha De Reviziis (“Lady Fur”) and the most reputable leather & fur garments fashion brand and designer of the Balkans Region, Mrs. Irena Grahovac were also participated in as “Special Guest” & “Fair Int’l Brand Ambassador” to enhance int’l brand awareness of the LSIst-2019.