Hundreds joined VCUarts Qatar’s fashion students in April for the 2019 edition of the “EDGE” Fashion Show, held on the Ooredoo Stage at the Mall of Qatar. This was the 20th “EDGE” event in Doha, a show organized by VCUarts Qatar, the Qatar Foundation and the Mall of Qatar.
The annual show featured collections from a variety of students, including sophomore, junior and senior fashion designers. Maryam Al Darwish (BFA ’15), VCUarts Qatar fashion alumna, was the evening’s guest designer.
The fashion event was sponsored by the Mall of Qatar, Salam International, HEYA, and partnered with Tajmeel Qatar International Beauty Academy, Trinity Talent Qatar, and MARTIANS.
A number of awards were given on the night. The Salam International Award went to Ayesha Rafiq for her collection titled, “Apocalypse Now.”
The award for Most Outstanding Sophomore (Academic) went to Safa Al Hadithi; the award for Most Outstanding Sophomore Collection went to E J Pagdangana; the award for Most Outstanding Junior (Academic) went to Roudha A Al Mazroei; the award for Most Outstanding Junior Collection went to Jude Zahran; the award for Most Outstanding Senior (Academic) went to Heidi Rashad; and the award for Most Outstanding Senior Collection went to Heidi Rashad