Cultural cross-pollination at Beirut Fashion Week


Lebanon has always acted as a meeting point between East and West. Despite its political and security crises, for its 2017 edition, the "new" Beirut Fashion Week - which hadn't taken place for ten years - gives the city a sophisticated and modern image. As proof, designer Amal Azhari shows off her sexy yet traditional collection, structured around tunics worn in the Arab world: kaftans. FRANCE 24 takes you to check out her designs and much more.