Project Runway For the Bay

I Do! Bridal Expo

This year’s I Do! Bridal expo, curated by Harwood Promotions, is set to kick off on the 24th & 25th of March 2018. Mandela Bay Fashion Week™ is looking for 10 emerging designers to take part in this years emerging designer showcase segment. 


We’d Like To See More Diversity In The Wedding Industry, Wouldn’t You?


Designers are required to depict the culturally diverse modern bride whether it be your Western Inspired Wedding; Traditional Xhosa Bride/Groom, or vibrant Indian Ceremony.  To apply, please fill in the form below and attach 2 images of your previous bridal inspired designs. To apply, fill in the form below.


Entries Close at 00:00 on the 3rd of February! Chosen designers to receive a fabric stipend! Chosen designers will also receive a display area during the 2 days to display their work before and after the runway. 


Traditional WesternTraditional Cultural (African)Traditional Cultural (Indian, Muslim, Asian, ETC)Accessories & JewelleryBridal LingerieBridal Menswear