A model walks the runway during the Michael Cinco show at Fashion Forward March 2017 held at the Dubai Design District on March 23, 2017 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Since its inaugural edition in 2013, Fashion Forward Dubai (FFWD) has evolved into one of the most eagerly anticipated sartorial events of the year.

A model walks the runway during the Michael Cinco show at Fashion Forward March 2017 held at the Dubai Design District on March 23, 2017 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Take a sneak peek of what’s to come on Fashion Forward Dubai’s runways Dubai.

Taking place throughout the Dubai Design District (d3) from October 30–November 2 this year, the four-day-long event will showcase a well-curated display of couture and contemporary-wear collections from both established and emerging designers.

Highlights of this year’s FFWD Dubai include shows from highly regarded international fashion houses such as Christian Cowan, whose designs have been worn by Lady Gaga, Beyonce, and Cardi B; London-based fashion label, Robert Wun, who has dressed Gigi Hadid; and Nadya Dzyak, celebrated for her effortlessly chic and luxurious ready-to-wear collections.

Returning this season area number of Fashion Forward Dubai’s long-standing participants and well-known regional designers: couturiers Amato, Atelier Zuhra, Michael Cinco, Yousef Al Jasmi, and ready-to-wear labels Arwa Al Banawi, Behnoode, Hessa Falasi, Mrs. Keepa, Roni Helou, Sadeem, and  Varoin Marwah.

A number of exciting new designers will also be taking to the Fashion Forward runway with their designs, including Hass Idriss, Hazem Kais, Jessica K, Maison Farah Wali, Reemami, Thym, and Tanya Skaff.

Keep tuned for more updates!