AMSTERDAM – InterContinental Amstel Amsterdam is official partner of the Royal Catwalk by Topadvocaat Conchita van Rooij.
This special event is an initiative of the Canal Catwalk and the Floating Fashion Week (FFW): world’s first Fashion Week on the water.
Paul van Gorcum, Ronnie Tober and Joop van Wijk-Voskuijl are ambassador.
The Royal distinguished journalist Phia Baruch, publisher of De Couturekrant, is advisor and Christian W. Houkes is founder.
2012: First Canal Catwalk.
2013: Second Canal Catwalk during the Floating Fashion Week (FFW), world’s first Fashion Week on the water.
2014: Third Canal Catwalk during the World Fashion Festival on May 21.
2014: World Premiere Canal Catwalk by Night, styled by Gottex, on August 21.
2015: Fourth Canal Catwalk, styled by Gottex, during the World Fashion Fair on May 21.
2016: As a tribute to Johan Cruyff, founder of the Johan Cruyff Foundation, De Couturekrant organizes the fifth edition of the Canal Catwalk: world’s first official catwalk on the water.
2016: Canal Catwalk by Night, second edition, opend by Janny van der Heijden on September 21.
2016: World Premiere Christmas Canal Catwalk opend by Ans Markus on December 21.
2017: Sixth Canal Catwalk, start in the InterContinental Amstel Amsterdam, opend by Paul van Gorcum during the Royal Catwalk on May 21.
2018: Seventh Canal Catwalk, start in the InterContinental Amstel Amsterdam, opend by Monique Collignon during the Royal Catwalk with Peter van Uhm of Hulphond Nederland on May 21.
2019: Eighth Canal Catwalk, tribute to Anne Frank and start in the InterContinental Amstel Amsterdam, opend by Barrie Stevens during the Royal Catwalk with Ben van Berkel of UNStudio and Joop van Wijk, son of Bep Voskuijl on May 21.
2020: Ninth Canal Catwalk, tribute to the veterans in the context of 75 year of freedom and start in the Hermitage Amsterdam, opend by Karen Soeters during the Royal Catwalk with Sander de Bruijn of the Efteling, veteran Edwin Vermetten and actrice Wieteke van Dort.