[PRESSWIRE] BARCELONA, Spain, April 20, 2017 -- Barcelona Bridal Fashion Week will be the centre of attention for the world's bridal fashion market between 25 and 30 April with the twenty-seventh edition of the event at Fira de Barcelona.
With catwalk shows by 24 top-level companies, products from over 300 brands, 65% of them international, 800 key buyers from 70 countries and the presence of international fashion stars such as Ángel Sanchez and Galia Lahav, the show is set to hold its most international-ever edition.
The BBFW catwalk will be the main scenario for the new collections of 24 leading national and international firms, which will be presenting their 2018 collections of wedding dresses and accessories, groom's attire, ceremonial and communion wear to trade professionals, buyers and the media from all over the world. On 25 April, Rosa Clará will be opening the show, followed on 28 April by Studio St. Patrick, from the Pronovias Fashion Group, which is making its world debut at BBFW; Jesús Peiró; Cristina Tamborero; Sophie et Voilà Collection; YolanCris; Isabel Sanchís; Inmaculada García; Ángel Sánchez; Marylise & Rembo Styling; Isabel Zapardiez; Ana Torres; Raimón Bundó, celebrating the company's 50th anniversary; Jordi Dalmau and Matilde Cano; Marco & María; Galía Lahav; Cymbeline; Ramón Sanjurjo; Carla Ruiz; Sonia Peña; and Morilee Madeline Gardner and Demetrios, two North American firms showing at BBFW for the first time. On the evening of Friday 28 April, Pronovias will bring this year's catwalk shows to a close.
The trade fair, which opens on 28 April, will feature more than 300 brands, 65% of them international, from 25 countries, with 78 of them taking part for the first time. Barcelona Bridal Fashion Week, organised by Fira de Barcelona, will also be welcoming more than 18,000 visitors and 800 key buyers - 15% more than in 2016 - from some 70 countries, primarily the United States and Europe, joined this year by Latin America and Asia, especially Mexico and Japan.