Omaha Fashion Week celebrated another night of style with the first Ready-to-Wear Showcase of OFW August 2015 last night. Designers who presented their elegant and fun style include Juantiesha Christian, Sydney Moore, Alejandra Buenrostro, Michelle Dunn, Tamara Newson, and Triple Thread.
The six designers went head to head to compete for the Wednesday night top designer prize of $500. We are thrilled to announce that Triple Thread now owns that title! Congratulations to Ashley Redinbaugh, Margi Hanlon, and Kylie Bollwitt for an amazing job last night!
All designers unveiled some amazing work for this showcase. If you missed out on the eventful night, here’s a quick recap:
Juantiesha Christian for Sushe by J. Tracey
Juantiesha came to OFW with a collection inspired by women on-the-go that aim to stand out. Many statement pieces were displayed that suit many different personalities.
Sydney Moore for SKM
13 year old Sydney Moore drew inspiration for her collection from her friends. “My inspiration for this line are my friends and their personalities and how they truly are.”
Alejandra presented a vibrant ready-to-wear collection. This collection featured tropical aspects, bringing a beach getaway vibe to the runway.
Michelle Dunn for MD Fashions- Aspen
Michelle’s collection titled, Urban Puzzle, demonstrated the disorder and chaos in big cities. Michelle presented many fashion forward jackets and outerwear.
Tamara Newson for Iconic by Tamu
Tamara showed a fun ready-to-wear collection this season. Her looks were inspired by polka dots and silk.
Triple Thread- Winner
Designer: Triple Thread
Models: Develop Model Management
Styling: Ashley J Studios
Photographer: Heather and Jameson
Triple Thread debuted their first collection at OFW August 2015. As mentioned, they took home Wednesday nights grand prize. The collection titled Kaleidoscope Winds featured sharp edges and beautiful colors-those of which you see when looking through a kaleidoscope. The free flowing style featured custom designed, hand-dyed fabrics. Congratulations again to Triple Thread!
Tonight is our second Ready-to-Wear Showcase. Don’t miss your chance to see some amazing work on the runway! Tickets are available HERE. Doors open at 6 pm, show starts at 8 pm. See you there!