Fashion Week Favorites: 7 Fashion Event Musts in March
Spring into fashion! We’ve got lots of new fashion events to add to your March calendar.
Here’s the rundown…
New Exhibit Opening: Digital Print Fashion at Phoenix Art Museum – Friday, March 1st, 7pm
Phoenix Art Museum’s newest fashion exhibit, ‘Digital Print Fashion’ is set to feature over 40 works by contemporary designers including Mary Katrantzou, Alexander McQueen, Ralph Rucci and Issey Miyake among others incorporate digitally printed textiles in their designs. In addition, a selection of works outlining the history of printed textiles from Phoenix Art Museum’s fashion design collection will give context to these revolutionary looks.
For more information about the exhibit, visit the Phx Art website: http://bit.ly/DigitalPrintPHXART
CO-OPhx Tempe Swap – Sunday, March 3rd, 12:00-4pm
CO-OPhx is hosting Tempe’s very first clothing swap and drive, complete with fashion, food, friendships and fun!
Come swap your once loved still awesome threads for some new swag! Backyard-boutique style, the swap is an opportunity to share fashion ideas among fellow swappers and learn easy, creative ways to upcycle old styles into cool new looks, including a DIY booth by Couture in the Suburbs! For more info, visit their Facebook event page!
Kendra Scott + Phoenix Style Collective – Thursday, March 7th, 6:00-8pm
Join our friends at The Phoenix Style Collective at the Kendra Scott Scottsdale Quarter store on March 7th from 6pm-8pm for a night of shopping, treats and fun!
Suits and Sneakers at W Scottsdale – Friday, March 15th 8pm
Join the W Scottsdale for the 2013 edition of Suits and Sneakers presented by PHXFW Established Designer Percy Knox of Élevee Lifestyle. This annual celebration of custom-made suits and the latest in sneaker culture features a fashion show by Élevee. Sound by DJ E Rock. For more info, visit their Facebook event page.
Celebrity Fight Night XIX at JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa – Saturday, March 23rd
PHXFW TV’s next ‘On the Red Carpet’ segment will be filmed at this glamorous event packed with celebrities coming together for a wonderful cause. Stay tuned for the official video featuring the best red carpet fashions and more!
For more information about this event, click HERE.
Isabelle de Borchgave paper fashion lecture at Phoenix Art Museum – Wed, March 20th, 12:30pm
Artist Isabelle de Borchgrave will discuss the process, history and inspiration behind her world-renowned paper fashion creations, which have been exhibited at museums around the world. Her recent projects include a recreation of the living room of Marie Antoinette at the Palace of Versailles and an exhibition of her interpretations of Mariano Fortuny’s works. For more information, click here.
MIM Rocks Fashion – Friday, March 29th
“A Tribute to TOP Stylists in Arizona”
Spring is just around the corner, and Phoenix Fashion Week is in the mood to ‘Spring into Fashion’ with all the latest trends and colors of the new season. From black and white to Pantone’s spring colors like emerald, dusk blue and lemon zest, join us for our 4th annual MIM Rocks Fashion event and runway show to glimpse the top spring trends in a high-energy fashion show, styled by top local stylists and featuring designer pieces to transition your wardrobe into spring. No need to stress over spring style inspiration, we’ve got you covered with some of the most compelling and wearable trends we’ve found to take from the runway to your closet!
For more information and to purchase tickets, click HERE.
MODEL CALL! We are on the lookout for models. Join us March 3rd for our official casting event at Saguaro Scottsdale!
Article by Lauren Pfingstag for Phoenix Fashion Week
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