Phoenix Fashion Week Archives

Young talent walks runway at Phoenix Fashion Week

Phoenix Fashion Week kicked off on Thursday evening, an annual event that brings established and emerging designers together from all over the globe together to showcase holiday and spring collections, and push Arizona forward through fashion, education and community. This year, the four-day, three-night event will feature a total of 21 designers, nine established and… Read More →

Phoenix Fashion Week: Which designers are showing and when?

Phoenix Fashion Week 2011

Phoenix Fashion Week, the Valley’s leading authority on fashion, will host its annual series of runway shows, October 13th – 15th, from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., at Talking Stick Resort, located at 9800 Talking Stick Way in Scottsdale. The three-day event celebrates the conclusion of a four-month emerging designer boot camp, led by mentor and True Religion… Read More →

Phoenix Fashion Week Profile: from wallflower to model

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Phoenix Fashion Week might just be another fashion organization to the audience and general public, but to the models, designers and others involved, Phoenix Fashion Week is a giant family. Bianca Mead, this year’s host and 2014 Model of the Year winner, says Phoenix Fashion Week is her second family, who helped her gain her confidence and… Read More →

Despite inexperience, young student rises to top at Phoenix Fashion Week model search

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When we go through our email we sort through messages from work, friends, family, and of course junk mail. But every now and then, we get a message that might change everything. Chloe Bauer, 14, began her modeling career after her mother, Vickie, received an email about Phoenix Fashion Week’s model search that took place… Read More →

Party early at the Bentley Scottsdale Polo Championships preview

Scottsdale Polo Championships

Can’t wait to have your fun on the field? To kick-off the next greatest show on grass The Bentley Scottsdale Polo Championships is hosting a Polo Preview Party on Thursday, September 22nd with enough fun to help tide you over until the main event. The Polo Preview Party will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at The Cholla, a luxury model… Read More →

Two career changes later, a life dedicated to jewelry design

Starting a new career can always be difficult. Add giving birth to your first child, and a move to a new city to the equation, and things become enormously more complicated. That difficult situation is what 2016 Phoenix Fashion Week Emerging Designer Bootcamp jewelry designer Monica Mauro went through. Recently 40 designers and 40 models were… Read More →

Phoenix Fashion Week hosts ‘Model of the Year’ search

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“You are still in the running to be Phoenix Fashion Week’s Model of the Year.” That line was heard by 40 emerging models at Thursday night’s Emerging Designers & ‘Fresh Face’ Models Launch Party in Old Town Scottsdale’s Livewire. Forty models, male and female, were selected to compete to win the coveted prize, Model of the… Read More →

Phoenix Fashion Week hosts ‘Model of the Year’ search

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Phoenix Fashion Week, one of the biggest fashion events in the Valley, is hosting its annual Emerging Designers and ‘Fresh Face’ Model Reveal Party. For months, Phoenix Fashion Week has been searching for the Valley’s best models and the world’s most talented emerging designers to participate in their 4-month boot camp and annual fall show on… Read More →

Goodwill presents 4th Annual Little Black Dress Challenge

Phoenix Fashion Week is challenging Arizona fashionistas to visit any of the 67 Goodwill locations in Arizona to search the many clothing racks, find the perfect project dress and re-purpose it into their interpretation of the iconic Little Black Dress as a part of the 4th Annual Little Black Dress Challenge, presented by Goodwill. “We are thrilled… Read More →

Valley model Christa Sandstrom could ‘go global,’ experts say

“I have a good feeling Christa Sandstrom is that Arizona fresh face that will actually go global,” Brian Hill, executive director of Phoenix Fashion Week, said about the emerging model who is a Gilbert native. Featured in major publications such as Mainsteam Magazine, Glamour Magazine Italy and Runway Magazine, Christa Sandstrom is being recognized as… Read More →

Phoenix Fashion Week returns for spring show

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“Spring into Style” this season with Phoenix Fashion Week’s sixth annual downtown Phoenix fashion runway show at 6 p.m. this Saturday, March 21. Featuring Arizona stylists Vanessa Gonzales, Nuvia Magdahi, Tim Boado, Jenesis Laforcarde, Audree Lopez and Jackie Marin, this event will be hosted at the Arizona Center on the crossroads of Van Buren and… Read More →

In Review: Phoenix Fashion Week at Talking Stick Resort

PHXFW Recap: Thursday, Oct. 2 Rows and rows of white chairs surrounded the poolside raised white runway with lights projecting colors of blue and yellow. Music was blaring as girls in sky-high heels texted away on their phones. This was the scene Thursday night at Phoenix Fashion Week at Talking Stick Resort, when a mix… Read More →

In the Mix: Phoenix Fashion Week, Gaslight Anthem

Phoenix Fashion Week @ Talking Stick Resort Calling all fashionistas, slip on your favorite heels and get ready to strut your stuff down to Phoenix Fashion Week. The leading fashion industry in the Southwest welcomes all bridging designers and buyers to show upcoming trends in fashion. Models will reveal the fall trends of national and… Read More →

PHXFW 2014: Meet Emerging Designer Lillienne Langford

The seventh annual Phoenix Fashion Week (PHXFW) is just around the corner and with increasingly large stilettos to fill. Last year, the event topped its previous attendance record with more than 6,000 fashionistas flocking to Scottsdale, Ariz., to see fledging brands and established designers’ fall collections. Phoenix Fashion Week, which also hosts seminars with industry… Read More →