Sheba Kassami receives first award nomination for ASFAS
Discovered back in 2017 by Celebrity Stylist, Brian Ahumuza, Fashion Designer Sheba Kassami, later on, released her first collection which was unveiled at the prestigious Abryanz Style & Fashion Awards in the same year.
Over the years, the designer through her brand, SKP Clothing brand has gone on to cement its place on the Ugandan fashion scene, and recently received her first-ever award nomination in this year’s ASFA Awards, under the Designer of the Year category (Uganda).
The designer, who expressed her delight at this nomination will also be part of a must-see lineup of designers slated to showcase at this year’s edition of the Fashion Awards.
“This is a true honour for myself and the entire SKP Clothing Line brand. It has been a remarkable journey from 6 years ago when I was discovered and to be nominated on this same platform that launched me is humbling. Congratulations to all the designers in the category and I believe that regardless of who wins, we are all winners, and this is a step further in building our industry,” Sheba explained.
The Ugandan designer is also part of a line-up of designers including David Tlale, and Mai Atafo that will be showcasing at the event slated for Friday,16th December 2022 at the Kampala Serena Hotel.
“I know all the designers are amazing, but I am personally looking forward to seeing Nigerian Designer, Mai Atafo’s collection. If you are familiar with the brand, then you know nothing spells classic like a Mai Atafo creation. It’s the finesse, the style, the hues selected that make his pieces statement,” she stated.