Do you want to know the latest events coming up in the South Florida area? Well your in lucky,now get your calender ready. Here they are...
MARCH 29 PLUS-SIZE FASHION SHOW
"Sophisticated Styling 08" will be a plus-size fashion show starting at 7:30 p.m. at the African-American Research Library and Cultural Center at 2650 Sistrunk Blvd. in Fort Lauderdale. Local plus-size designer Desiree Fleming will present her spring/summer collection on local models. The entire collection will be on sale after the show. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Call (954) 465-1329 or visit www.voluptuousyou.com for more information.
APRIL 4 - DOWNTOWN FASHION ROCKS FASHION SHOW
Ready to check out the hottest spring fashions? The West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority (DDA) and the students in the fashion management program at Boca Raton-based Lynn University have joined forces to present Downtown Fashion Rocks Fashion Show, on Friday, April 4 at 8:30 p.m. at Dr. Feelgood's, located at 219 Clematis Street in Downtown West Palm Beach. Prior to the fashion show, which is free and open to the public, a silent auction and happy hour will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. for five-year old Max Clark, a West Palm Beach area resident who is battling acute lymphocytic leukemia, with proceeds benefiting the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
APRIL 9-13 MIAMI FASHION WEEK
Taking place April 9-13, 2008, Miami Fashion Week is the largest Latin American and International fashion event in the US celebrating fashion, beauty, music, art and culture with participation from international designers and celebrities from all over the world. The five-day fashion event includes trends seminars, international business panel discussions, celebrity appearances and VIP after parties at South Beach’s premier lounges and clubs.
MARCH 19 - APRIL 4 WORTH COLLECTION COMES TO SOUTH FLORIDA
The Worth Collection, which designs and shows four collections per year of luxury ready-to-wear women’s fashions, is bringing Fashion Week to fashion-conscious women across the country over the next several weeks via chic trunk shows, and will be in Miami starting on March 19th. Those who attend will get a chance to glimpse first-hand all the key runway looks for Spring and Summer, which include eye-popping color, safari chic, art-smart looks and tribal prints.
Upcoming Miami Worth Collection Shows
Dates: March 19 – April 4
Where: South Miami
Contact: Joanna Gaines Barusch
Phone: (305) 596-4858
Dates: April 5 – April 16
Where: Delray Beach
Contact: Sue Wasserman
Phone: (561) 499-9844