African Fashion Week Houston September 18th - 24th, 2017

Monday, September 18th 2017

Executive Reception

Location: Ogun Art and Wine, 920 Studemont St #150, Houston, TX 77007

Time - 6PM - 10PM

Exclusive Opening reception that will host celebrities, fashion contributors, sponsors, vendors, VIP Guests, Media Partners and Executives. Drinks and food will be served from 6pm – 8pm.

Tuesday, September 19th 2017

Beauty & Makeup Workshop

Location: Color Du Jour Makeup Studio, 3425 S Shepherd Dr #330, Houston, TX 77089

Time: 5PM - 9PM

During the Makeup Class, attendees will watch as Color Du Jour guides them through a complete makeup application while navigating demonstrating techniques such as foundation selection, brow shaping, eye shadow blending, color correcting, highlighting/contouring and much more. Color Du Jour will be prepared to address questions throughout the class and during the Q&A session at the event's conclusion. Desserts and Cocktails will be provided and attendees will take home gift bags worth over $75.00.

Wednesday, September 20th 2017

Textiles & Sewing Workshop

Fashion Film & Panel Discussion

Location: Ronin Art House, 806 Richey St, Houston, TX 77002.

Time: 5M - 9PM

A workshop detailing the basics in sewing or focusing on advanced knowledge of textiles presented by VIP experts in their respective industries.

Thursday, September 21st 2017

Wine, Art and Culture

Location: Cherie Flores Garden Pavilion, 1500 Hermann Dr, Houston, TX 77004

Time: 5PM - 10PM

Business Networking event featuring Art, Wine and a Fashion Show. 

Friday, September 22nd 2017

Ankara 4 Seasons Fashion Show

Location: Holiday Inn Houston – Westchase, 10609 Westpark Dr, Houston, TX 77042

Time: 5PM - 9PM

A runway show with the focus on Ankara designs and featuring a marketplace of fashion, beauty and lifestyle vendors and designers.  

After Party

Location: Aloft Downtown 820 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77002

Time: 10PM - 2PM

Silent Disco Party 

Saturday, September 23rd 2017

AFWH/Love My Neighbor Community Festival

Location: Budweiser Brewery Experience, 775 Gellhorn Drive, Houston, TX 77029

Time: 11PM - 8PM

A festival setting with a variety of vendors, musical performances, live bands, food trucks, kids zone and more.

Sunday, September 24th 2017

The Market Place

Location: Houston Rental Studio, Harrisburg Blvd Suite 101, Houston, TX 77003

Time: 2PM - 5PM


FOSE Kitoko Fashion Show

Houston Rental Studio, Harrisburg Blvd Suite 101, Houston, TX 77003

Time: 5PM - 8PM

The grand finale to African Fashion Week Houston, showcasing an exclusive selection of designers.

After Party follows, 9PM - 2AM.


As reflected across many African cultures, our organization, Fall of Signature Essence (FOSE) believes in the value of community. AFWH supports aspiring professionals looking to enter the world of fashion through our partnerships with notable educational institutions within the Greater Houston area.

African Fashion Week Houston is pleased to announce the National Breast Cancer Foundationas our Partner Charity of the Year for 2017!

For more information relating to ticketing, models, designers, sponsorship, vendors, volunteers, interns, etc please contact using the appropriate form on the related pages on the site, inquiry form here or, email, phone 1.800.920.4655.