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During the upcoming Collection Première Dusseldorf, the fashion show concept PLATFORM FASHION is starting into its fifth edition from 29 to 31 January 2016 on Areal Böhler. During these three days Labels and selected institutions will once more show their collections on the catwalk.

The concept is offering numerous innovations for the upcoming season. PLATFORM FASHION is cooperating with the Igedo Company for the first time, whose fairs GALLERY and RED CARPET will take place at the same time on the site of Böhler. The Igedo Company will show the collections of selected exhibitors during PLATFORM FASHION.

In addition to labels and institutions whose collections has been shown in the past on the catwalk, fashion shows presented by partners will be exhibited on PLATFORM FASHION for the first time.  These include the fashion house „Breuninger“ which is showing the highlights of the current collection. “We are very pleased to be present on PLATFORM FASHION for the first time with our own fashion show and to exhibit the latest trends of our company in this particular context.“ quotes Andreas Rebbelmund, Managing Director of Breuninger Düsseldorf.

In the new Fashion Lounge from January 29 until 01 February 2016, trade visitors as well as fashion interested visitors will be offered on more than 600 square meters a freely accessible contact point for intensive discussions and an exciting exchange on the site Böhler, offered on all event days. In the context of FASHION LECTURES, visitors will have the possibility to visit lectures around innovative themes of the fashion industry. The public is also invited to some events.  Furthermore, on FASHION LOUNGE, a pop-up area for selected designers in cooperation with FashionYard, an innovative sparkle store of fashionsparkle, various seating lounges and a separate press section with free internet access will be available.

In the upcoming session of PLATFORM FASHION, fashion consumers will again have the chance to visit individual fashion shows. A fashion show including designers from FashionYard will take place as well as for the fashion show FASHION PLATFORM SELECTED, a limited number of tickets is going to be available to the public.

PLATFORM FASHION will be rounded through various accompanying events such as the re-occuring format “Fashion Blogger Café” of the fashion blogger portal Styleranking.

KOLLEKTIV K, the organizers of PLATFORM FASHION, are looking optimistically into the new season: “The upcoming Platform FASHION promises to be very exciting. Due to the simultaneously fairs GALLERY and RED CARPET, many new visitors will be heading for the Areal Böhler. The overall frequency will be increasing significantly. PLATFORM FASHION will be even more open to the general public and provide creative content to fashion interested consumers. Close partnerships and the exchanges with concepts as the sales and networking platform fashionsparkle or the makers of Creative Mornings will activate the concept and ensure to present new topics and trends in a suitable frame. In the spring of 2016 PLATFORM FASHION is going to stage the topic of fashion even more and create an experience for different target groups.” quotes Jonas Klingenstein and Benjamin Kuchenbäcker, the two managing directors of KOLLEKTIV K.

More details as well as the participating labels and institutions about PLATFORM FASHION will be announced shortly.

During this season, In addition to the city of Dusseldorf  PLATFORM FASHION is being supported by companies like Douglas, Broich Catering & Locations, hair styling brand ghd international – good hair day, every day, as well as the new premium partner LEXUS.

PLATFORM FASHION is being realized by the Düsseldorf agency KOLLEKTIV K. The declared goal of the organizers is to offer interested fashion labels the opportunity to show their new collections to an interested audience in a professional framework.

Videos and pictures of past seasons and information on the current FASHION PLATFORM can be found on

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