The Fashion Icon Awards is an annual pink carpet Gala coordinated by the Arab Fashion Council and HuManagement in partnership with Dubai Design District. 

The first Fashion Icon Award was given to Lebanese Superstar Maya Diab who was named Fashion Icon in October 2020 during a digital ceremony that took place as the opening of the Arab Fashion Week SS21 which was broadcasted live in partnership with Facebook Inc, amid the safety measures to curb the spread of Covid19. 

A year after the first Fashion Icon was named, the second edition of the Fashion Icon Awards is set to celebrate its firstin-person format this 24 October 2021 at the Dubai Design District, Building 7 in the presence of international and regional media, celebrities and fashion industry key players. 

The Fashion Icon is determined by a panel of over 500 industry members that vote anonymously through a period of 10 months each year. The recipient will receive the iconic FIA trophy that represents a female figure with the wings triumphally spread overhead which is realized in Lebanon with over 100 hours of handcraft.  The trophy is a registered trademark. 

The ceremony is attended strictly by invitation where no tickets are being sold to public. 

Stay tuned to discover who is named the Fashion Icon for 2021.