AMATO BY FURNE ONE CONQUERS TORONTO WOMEN’S FASHION WEEK
Dubai-based top Couturier Amato by Furne One is the first-ever and one and only Dubai-based designer to close TWFW in history-
Creative genius and tagged as the ‘One and Only’ – Furne One Amato who has designed gowns and dresses to an army of A-list Hollywood celebrities such as Beyonce, Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Jennifer Lopez, Nicki Minaj, Shakira, Heidi Klum, Tyra Banks, to name a few, conquers Canada by storm after gracing the finale VIP show of Toronto Women’s Fashion Week organized by the Couture Culture and Arts (CCA)on October 4, 2017 at Bloor Street West Toronto. Furne One received a standing ovation from the crowd of Canada’s most influential personalities, fashion industry professionals, media and VIP buyers.
The show focuses on a spring theme as the models walked out in dresses with shades of pastels. Intricate embroideries were the recurring motifs as they were on every dress. The light and airy clothes were heavy with lace and his signature touch was evident throughout the collection as fabrics mixed to great effect, all kinds of lace came together beautifully with neoprene and organza.
“Closing the Toronto Women Fashion Week is truly an honor especially TWFW is one of Canada’s most sought-after fashion event. Presenting AMATO on the international stage has always been the brand’s ideology. We design for globalized women who push the boundaries of gender and equality, women who are never afraid to express their desires and women who explore the risks of fashion and style.” Says Furne One, Creative Director of AMATO, whose collections have been featured in global hit TV shows America’s Next Top Model and Germany’s Next Top Model.
Known for fairytale Gothicism and characterized by immaculate tailoring and a dark, dramatic edge, this cutting-edge Emirati label continues to give pride to Dubai’s ever-evolving fashion scene.
Sands LCP, Agency Director of MModelsLCP said, “We are grateful to have AMATO by Furne One to close Toronto Women Fashion Week. The brand has been such an inspiration to many women not only in Canada but all over the world. Passion and theatricality are synonymous with AMATO by Furne One. His dramatic juxtapositions of soft fabrics, severe silhouettes, and delicate details quickly became an iconic fashion hallmarks in couture world. Furne One is definitely the one and only couturier who pushes fashion in a different dimension.”
Jeff Rustia, Executive Director/Founder of Canada Fashion Group (Toronto Men’s Fashion Week (TOM*) and Toronto Women’s Fashion Week (TW) said: “We are honored to showcase and feature Amato couture as our international spotlight designer at Toronto Women’s Fashion Week. The collection is absolutely stunning and the craftsmanship is exquisite. Amato couture has raised the bar on couture and Canada had the wonderful opportunity to see and experience it first hand. Furne One Amato is definitely an unparalleled gift to the international couture community”.
Creative Director Furne One continues his legacy, choosing daring cuts and unexpected textile combinations to give the brand an art-house edge and exquisite construction with the dimension of wearability and couture finishes. AMATO is set to showcase his most awaited collection in Dubai, this October, as the reigning finale designer in Fashion Forward for the longest time.