Albanian Fashion Week Coming to New York


Ermira Babamusta

Albanian Fashion Week NY 2016 is a top annual fashion event, not to be missed. From runway shows, to top media, publicity, designers, buyers, stylists, brand and industry leaders are dreaming to attend. (

Albanian Film Week 2015 – New York, Arlinda and Mrika

Albanian Fashion Week 2016 provides a platform for 20 top Albanian designers from around the world to present hundreds of clothing creations at the Fashion Capital of the world – New York City. AFA is about to make history because it is the first of its kind and at this grand scale offering global business opportunities for Albanian businesses and designers from Albania, Kosovo, USA, and more.

“Albanian fashion week is the first Albanian fashion event of this magnitude. I’m very excited to see Albanian designers present their work to the New Yorkers. It’s going to be an amazing week,” said Lulzim Bucolli, Fashion Manager of Albanian Fashion Week.

“Albanian Fashion Week is a project which will be presented at the end of March 2016. In this project we will have the participation of very famous Albanian Designers from around the world, who will present their new creations. This is a big opportunity that all Albanian designers have been waiting for, to present their creative work in the field of design and fashion. For this event we are proud to have some of the most popular models here in New York and elsewhere,” stated Mrika Krasniqi, Founder and CEO of Albanian Fashion Agency and Nil Production.

The event has the support of Albanian Fashion Agency (AFA) in New York. The organizer of the event is Producer Mrika Krasniqi, Founder and CEO of Albanian Fashion Agency and Nil Production.

Mrika Krasniqi, CEO Albanian Fashion Week

“Words cannot describe what we are feeling right now. Albanian Fashion is coming to NYC!!!. It is truly an honor to be a part of this amazing team, this great event and witness all the hard work everyone is putting in. With Mrika’s leadership and the team working together as one, don’t expect anything less than greatness. Be prepared to be blown away with the best fashion show New York has to offer,” said Arlinda Prelvukaj, CFO of Albanian Fashion Week New York.

Albanian Film Week NY 2016 will showcase several interesting brands and collections. The show focuses on high quality Albanian designs with for opportunity for sale in front of possible American and European buyers.

Tess Fejzula – Head of Creative Team of Albanian Fashion Week

The highlight of this show other than the runway and surprise performances is the Red Carpet featuring VIPs, Celebrities, models and the best of high fashion.

Lulzim Bucolli, Fashion Manager

“Albanian Fashion Agency is the first of its kind, providing a platform to success for Albanian fashion designers, models and make-up artists throughout the world. To put it simply, our objective is to promote artistry and to assist these designers/artists in their journey to success. I feel both privileged and elated to be a part of such an initiative,” said Tess Fejzula, Head of Creative Team of Albanian Fashion Week NY.

* Arlinda Prelvukaj, CFO of Albanian Fashion Week (Photo Credit, Jehona Abrashi)