Austin Fashion Week 2014

UT Fashion Show Spectrum Tonight!

spectrum_7-666x1024Austin Fashion Week kicks off tonight at the UT Fashion Show Spectrum tonight at 5:30pm. students will present over 120 original designs featuring a intriguing mix of textures and techniques. The designers have turned their talents to producing cutting-edge performance designs specifically intended to be worn by sportsmen, athletes and artists. Designs also make use of technology: digital prints, performance fabrics and programmable lights.

Ujima will be reporting from AFW beginning next week. Stay Tuned or more stories and photos.

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AFW 2014 Runways & Designer All Stars

Daniel Esquivel AFW 2014
Daniel Esquivel AFW 2014

Austin Fashion Week is incredibly excited to commence our 2014 runway shows just one week from today! Join the Austin fashion glitterati as we don our most spectacular towering heels and head to Austin Music Hall in celebration of stunning full collection runway shows featuring top emerging talent from around the world.

Wednesday and Thursday night, you will watch runway shows ranging from avant garde to swimwear to menswear. You’ll see the familiar faces of locals Ross Bennett, Adrienne Yunger, and Crowned Bird, while welcoming new Austin talents M.E. Shirley, Curlee Bikini, and S.T.E.F, among several others. Let’s welcome to Austin from out of town, super-talented designers like Southward Apparel, OFabz Swimwear and Kucoon, along with designers from as far as Honduras. This year, we’ve curated an amazing group of marketplace designers including Kelly Wynne, Suzanna Dai, Teysha, Kenda Kist and more. You’ll also be able to shop designs straight off the runway in the marketplace! Explore the full list of Austin Fashion Week runway and marketplace designers on Wednesday and Thursday and buy tickets to see your favorites. Upgrade to the VIP experience for an opportunity to meet designers after the show and partake in our VIP Gift Wall, stuffed full of seriously amazing swag.

On Friday night, don’t miss out on the much buzzed about Designer All Stars show. We are bringing to Austin six of the most popular recent designers on Lifetime’s hit show Project Runway: Jeffrey Sebelia, Korto Momolu, Melissa Fleis, Mychael Knight, Michelle Lesniak, and Austin’s own Daniel Esquivel. These runway shows are sure to wow! Plus, the Designer All Stars VIP experience will afford you the opportunity to meet and take pictures with your favorite designers at the exclusive after party! Snag your tickets and purchase one of the few remaining VIP experiences before it’s too late.
Tickets for all three nights of runway shows start at just $15! Get yours before they sell out.

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