Jerusalem Report

Catwalk comeback

Israeli fashion is gaining international attention once again.

FOR FOUR days in March, in one little corner of Tel Aviv, where one day a fashion mall will stand, thousands of Israeli fashionistas, resplendent in their leather pants, flowing cloaks, tight skirts, chunky jewelry, and shoes of all kinds, were in fashion heaven. This was the scene as Israeli designers took to the catwalk with their newest collections, with cameras flashing, music blaring and models working it like in the big leagues during the second Gindi Tel Aviv Fashion Week.

Among the collections shown were Ronen Chen, Kedem Sasson, Collecte, Dorin Frankfurt, Tovale+, Yaron Minkovski, SAMPLE, Comme Il Faut, Maskit, Tamara Salem and Alembika.

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