Over 20 runway fashion shows will light up the downtown waterfront of West Palm Beach during the last weekend of November for Fashion Week Palm Beach. Open to the public, this is the 3rd annual fashion week of its kind by the production company Fusion Fashion & Art in the area.
Fashion shows and art exhibits will be at the Lakefront Pavilion at 101 South Flagler Drive and Clematis Street in the downtown park area. Daytime shows will begin Friday the 28th at 1pm followed by a live concert series provided by Hard Rock Energy from 5pm – 7pm. Runway shows will resume in the evening at 7pm and end at 10pm each night. A total of 8 shows per date the 28th, 29th and 3oth are projected with Sunday the 30th being the Grand Finale.
The runway will feature couture hats, gowns, men’s wear and accessories. Also men’s Brazilian swimwear, women’s swimwear, exclusive Palm Beach resort wear, ready wear and art-to-wear. Designers have come from as far away as Bulgaria to launch of their company at FWPB in the international market. Other designers have been seen in New York Fashion Week and include designers for celebrities.
The newly designated Arts District of Downtown West Palm Beach will host the shows and art exhibits Friday, Saturday and Sunday. While the runway shows are inside. Featured artists and popup shops include Steven Penafiel, Ice jewelry, Shop Pinkys, Lingerini, Live Freely, Bibi on Wheels, and Carol Hall. Those wishing to be considered for vendor or exhibits should apply online.
Featuring Fashion Designers
★ Rosaura Sias-Pipenburg – Women’s Fine Couture (Previously of Carolina Herrera, La Perla, Cache, Harmond and Blaine, and BCBG)
★ Velmar Pearls – Grand International Brand Release & Exclusive Palm Beach Collection Debut
★ Barbara Gerwit – As seen in Upscale Living & Luxury Travel Magazine and Miami Swim Fashion Show 2014
★ Doni Couture – New York to Palm Beach
★ Nouvelle – Palm Beach Island Resort Silk with worldwide distribution
★ Tylor Adair Swim – Grand Brand Debut – Fit Vintage Swimwear
★ Rodeo Designs – Women’s & Men’s Couture
★ KRELwear – Art-To-Wear couture knits & international artist
★ Alphonse Unlimited – Ready wear
★ Lordana – Fine Ladies Couture and Daywear.
★ Amoura – Fair Trade Authentic Egyptian Couture Accessories
★ Luis Aponte – Fine Women’s Wear (Award winning designer previously of New York Fashion Week)
★ Designs by Rebecca – Grand Brand Debut – Fine Couture Women’s Hats
★ Misly Beltinor – Women’s fine evening & day wear
★ It’s Me Designs – Grand Brand Debut – Men’s & Women’s upcycled wear
★ Ivan Sanchez Hernandez – Men’s Beach & Swimwear
★ Vitoria Bornelli – Women’s Brazilian Swimwear
★ The Collection by Narotique – Art Swimwear
★ Eco Fashion – Designer Collaborative for WPB Office of Sustainability