The Barcelona Bridal Fashion Week trade fair recorded its all-time high in number of participating brands with more that 370 confirmed companies, 68% of them international, coming from 28 countries. All of them show the utmost quality and creativity in the sector with their 2019 collections during a fair that has become the world meeting of reference for the business and the globalisation of Bridal fashion.
Barcelona Bridal Fashion Week (BBFW) will display the offer of the more than 370 participating companies—20% more than in the last edition. International presence has increased by 3 percentage points regarding 2017 and already accounts for 68% of the total companies at the fair. The international brands come from 28 countries, above all the U.K, USA, Italy, Holland, Germany, Turkey, France, Portugal, Belgium, Poland, Lebanon, Israel and Ukraine among others.
Among the brands that stand out are Reem Acra, from the USA, who will take part with a display of their 2019 collection the Barcelona Bridal Night; and also the American brands Amsale, Justin Alexander, Morilee, Demetrios, Allure, Maggie Sottero, Enzoani, Badgley Mischka, Lazaro, Hayley Paige, Blush and Ti Adora, by Allison Webb; the Italian brands Peter Langner & Carlo Pignatelli; Caroline Castigliano, Ellis, Rachel Simpson and Ian Stuart, from the United Kingdom; Marylise, from Belgium; Rhea Costa & Ersa Atelier, from Romania; Birenzweig Bridal & Liz Martinez from Israel; Kisui Berlin, from Germany; Vanda Novak, from Poland, and many more.
Among the Spanish brands, BBFW will again count on the presence of the most important brands in the market, such as Pronovias, Rosa Clará, Jesús Peiró, YolanCris, Isabel Sanchís, Sophie et Voilà Collection, Cristina Tamborero, Marco y María, Ramón Bundó, Novia D´Art, Beba´s Closet, and also Tot Hom and Victoria, among others.
BBFW will yet again attract a large number of key buyers from more than 50 countries. It’s also worth highlighting the presence of some of the best shops in Europe, the United States and Japan.
According to Estermaria Laruccia, director of the fair, “BBFW is already heading the ranking of events dedicated to bridal fashion that take place all over the world. It’s the only one that brings together the majority of the sector’s leading brands, as well as buyers from the main international markets. Fashion and business meet again in Barcelona”.
Barcelona, April 2018