With their 7th season wrapping up last Thursday, it is clear Style Fashion Week has made Los Angeles the next fashion capital of the world. The week of events got the fashion community’s attention with designers like Fashion Icon Betsey Johnson and Beyoncé favorite Michael Costello showcasing their collections on the runway at L.A. LIVE. It’s not only the fashion elite that are sitting up and taking notice of the incredible growth of Style Fashion Week, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti welcomed guests during the opening ceremony on March 9th andproclaimed Style Fashion Week the Official Fashion Week of Los Angeles. The 7thseason boasted over 30 runway shows, countless brand showcases, dramatic costume and bridal installations, fine art exhibitions and silent auctions. The star-studded week of events drew such high-profile celebrity guests as Christina Milian, Lil Mama, Tamar Braxton, Bridget Marquardt, Gretchen Rossi, Joanna Krupa, Joyce Giraud, Courtney Stodden, Andrew Keegan and many more. Couture designer Furne One closed out the week on March 13th with his exquisite and awe-inspiring ‘Victorian Geisha’ collection.The designer’s surprise in-person appearance had guests on their feet in a much deserved standing ovation.
Style Fashion Week LA is the largest, most influential fashion event of the season. Since 2011, the 5-day mega fashion event has been bringing the most talented designers from around the world to showcase their collections. An expansive brand marketplace immerses guests in art, fashion, and design allowing them to directly engage with brands and designers throughout the week. Recognized as the Official Fashion Week of Los Angeles by the city, Style Fashion Week represents the diverse culture of LA and brings in international commerce season after season.
This season Style Fashion Week was joined by 17 year old Francesca, who got to live her wish at Style Fashion Week to be a fashion writer. A silent auction for the Make-A-Wish Foundation was held all week at the booth of Official Haircare Sponsor FHI Heat.
Official sponsors of Style Fashion Week include: Nespresso, FHI Heat, STARLOOKS PRO Cosmetics, Bar and Nightlife partner Boulevard Nightlife Group, TIMEZONE and Millennium International Travel
Some of the brands guests enjoyed in this season’s brand marketplace included: FHI Heat, Starlooks, Puretergent, Luevo, Sweet! Hollywood, Simply Salad, Naked Juice, Marianna Harutanian, FTL Moda, Lolly Clothing, Tatyana Designs, TIMEZONE, Control Sector, Hollywood Doll, Nancy Vuu, Jamie Elyse Stephens, Quynh Paris, Kicka Custom Design, Johnny Cupcakes, and Art Hearts Fashion presented works by various artists.South African Electric Violinist Ilseviolin entertained guests opening night with an incredible performance in the marketplace.
A special thanks to VoCe, Prive, Luevo, Millennium Biltmore Hotel Los Angeles, BNG, Hint Water, Diabolo, Neuro, Monster, La Marca, Magnolia Bakery, SoyJoy, Speck, Arbonne, CLIF Bar, Luna Bar, WGSN, CA Apparel News, LA Fashion Magazine, Daily Front Row, and New York Fashion Times. Sunday’s silent auction provided by Bang the Gavel.