Monte-Carlo Fashion Week
Monte-Carlo Fashion Week is the official fashion event of the Principality of Monaco. International buyers and fashion insiders attend this fashion fair. The event includes the Monte-Carlo Fashion Awards, which recognizes emerging figures in the field. This fashion event runs simultaneously with the anniversary of the Chambre Monégasque de la Mode.
Federica Nardoni Spinetta founded the event in April 2013 with the aim of the event being to promote local fashion designers. The effort focuses on bringing Monaco creativity into the international spotlight. It also aims to project Monaco as a key player in fashion worldwide.
Monte-Carlo Fashion Week Awards Ceremony
Each year the Chamber Monegasque de la Mode host the much-awaited MCFW Fashion Awards Ceremony. The event recognizes the international and local talents for their valuable contributions to the global fashion industry.
Focusing on Sustainability in Fashion
Following the guidelines of HSH the Prince Albert II of Monaco, protecting the planet by raising awareness and following sustainable and ethical standards in fashion has been one of the main goals of MCFW.
At the event, the Chambre Monegasque de la Mode honors a distinguishable brand for its efforts in protecting the environment and playing an active role in ushering positive changes and supporting sustainability by creating eco-friendly garments.
Monte-Carlo Fashion Week’s Organizers
The Chambre Monegasque de la Mode (CMM), The Fashion Council of the Principality of Monaco was founded and presided by Federica Nardoni Spinetta.
The Fashion Council of the Principality of Monaco organizes it as one of the Principality’s major events (view the team). In addition, The Monégasque Government, the Town Hall of Monaco, and the Direction of Tourism and Congress support the event. It is also under the patronage of the Russian Honorary Consulate in Monaco and the executive partner Società Italia.
Video Teaser for Monte-Carlo Fashion Week
Event Details for Monte-Carlo Fashion Week 2022
Event Type: Fashion shows and awards
Frequency: Twice per year
Date: May 23 to 27, 2022
Timing: Schedule varies per show
Participating Designers: See the updated list of designers
Website: Official MCFW Website
Location: Chapiteau of Monaco (a tented area in Fontvieille near the sea)
Transportation: View our Monaco transportation guide for more info and transit booking details.
Similar Events: For more fashion and arts events, check out our complete Monaco & the French Riviera events calendar.