Wednesday Night will feature our first Ready-to-Wear Showcase! As always, it should be an eventful night with amazing designs coming down the runway! Designers showing on August 19th include:
Sydney Moore designs SKM Fashion. Her inspiration for her line are her friends, portraying their personalities. Sydney began sketching when she was five and more recently participated in OFW and Develop Model Management’s Fashion Camp where she learned more about the industry. In the future, she hopes to be a designer in Paris and New York, owning her own store.
Iconic by Tamu- Tamara Newson
Tamara Newson is the designer of Iconic by Tamu. This season, Tamara challenged herself to use more prints and silk fabrics. She has a B.S in Business Administration and has also attended Parsons School of Design in New York. Tamara has taken her education even further by studying apparel design and marketing in Paris.
Triple Thread is a brand created by Kylie Bollwitt, Margi Hanlon, and Ashley Redinbaugh. They all studied fashion in school and have also worked in the fashion industry for a number of years. Their collection is inspired by kaleidoscopes. “Our collection combines the sharpness of the edges and the beautiful colors that you see while looking through a kaleidoscope.” Triple Thread’s collection will also feature custom-designed, hand-dyed silks and cotton tees.
MDFashions Aspen- Michelle Dunn
Michelle Dunn of MDFashions Aspen is one of our out-of-state designers. She is from Aspen, Colorado and will be bringing a collection titled “Urban Puzzle.” Her inspiration and designs come from the chaos that can be found in a city environment. She has sewn since a very young age and made the decision in college to make sewing and fashion design a career. Currently, besides having her own line, Michelle works at a ski apparel company in Aspen as the head Fit & Technical Designer.
Alejandra Buenrostro studied design in Mexico and after college she received a job designing shoes. Alejandra first applied to Omaha Fashion Week with the hopes of diversifying herself as well as stepping out of her comfort zone. She loved the experience and can't wait to expand her lines even more, particularly to mens wear. Her RTW collection will feature pieces with feminine accents, floral prints, deep cuts, and bright colors.
Sushe by J. Tracey- Juantiesha Christian
Nebraska-bred New Yorker, Juantiesha Christian is the designer for the women's ready-to-wear label SuShe by J.Tracey. SuShe's collections are comprised of fun, whimsical and eclectic daywear looks for women seeking to stand out in a crowd. SuShe seeks to represent woman of different body types.
So head on over here and get your tickets so you don't miss out on an awesome night! Doors open at 6 pm, show starts at 8 pm. All ages show. See you there!