The hightlight of the Copenhagen Fashion Week is Helena Christensen who will open the World’s Greatest Catwalk with a speech to an expected 100,000 spactators. The World’s Greatest Catwalk is taking place on the famous pedestrian street “Strøget” which can be found in the heart of Copenhagen. “Strøget” will be made into one long runway on which more than 200 models will walk a full mile and thereby beat the record for the longest catwalk ever.
Numerous parties, fashion celebrations and exhibitions are already planned and new events are being added to the event schedule day by day.
The World’s Greatest Catwalk will be a unique chance to increase the visibility of Danish fashion brands all over the world, using Copenhagen and the event as a platform for extensive national and international coverage – and thereby its expansion.
The event takes place in Copenhagen, Denmark, August 11-15, 2010
By Karen Williams, staff writer