The first Fashionista event will take place next month (October) and will showcase the best design talents of UAE nationals.A total of 40 UAE fashion designers will unveil their work at Dubai Mall on October 1st and 2nd to an excited audience.Furthermore, designers from India will also show off their designs at the event."While designers at the top-end of the fashion spectrum have made their mark, there are a number of popular and hugely successful new breed of designers in India and the UAE who need a platform to launch their creations in the international market," remarked Rakhi Khanna, independent promoters of the show."Fashionista has been conceived in this context offering a premier opportunity to showcase these emerging talents and their collections in Dubai, well acknowledged as a global fashion hub."Indeed, Dubai loves its fashion, hosting the Dubai Shopping Festival every year. The emirate is even to get its very own fashion-themed hotel.