Fashion Week 2013
The third annual Jacksonville Fashion Week is establishing Jacksonville as a fashion destination. The event is 4-days, includes multiple events and features local, regional and national designers. It has become a vital and coveted platform for emerging and established designers as buyers, influencers and consumers engage with this week long event.
Published February 4, 2013 in Culture
The Jacksonville metropolitan area has a rich past and promising future when it comes to the art and business of Fashion. From shoemaker Joseph LaRose, to the eclectic Gunnell Humphries (Edge City), the listed individuals have paved the way for a fashion culture/industry in Jacksonville, FL.
Tiffany Hager (CEO/Founder) & Cristina Farrell (Coo/Co-Founder)founded Jacksonville Fashion Week (JFW) in July 2010. It has quickly garnered attention as an event to “see and be seen” during the spring season. The four-day multi event showcases local, regional, and national designers. Each year JFW partners with local businesses and fundraises for a local non-profit organization.
The third annual Jacksonville Fashion Week is establishing Jacksonville as a fashion destination. It has become a vital and coveted platform for emerging and established designers as buyers, influencers and consumers engage with this week long event.
Besides showcasing the art of Fashion JFW allows the local community to convene and establish a platform for designers and artists to build their brand. Overall, JFW is a huge asset not only to our “local industry” but to the Northeast Florida Region by providing a venue that aims to enrich our communities. In closing, can we expect mixed patterns, alluring silhouette’s for various body-types.
Purchase tickets for Fashion Week
March 27 - March 30, 2013
JFW Fashion Week 2013 Schedule
Model Casting Calls – February 11, 18th
Friday, March 15th from 6-9pm; Pre-celebration private shopping night at Saks Fith Avenue Off5th
Wednesday, March 27th @ 6-9; Industry Panel Discussion & Cocktail Reception
Thursday, March 28th @ 6-9pm; New Event Accessories Showcase & Shopping Lounge
Friday, March 29th @ 7-10pm Emerging Designer Showcase & 3 Featured Designer Runway Shows
Saturday, March 30th @ 7-10pm; 5 Featured Designers & Runway Shows
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