Austin Fashion Week (AFW), taking place August 14-21st, is a series of events hosted at retail outlets and salons across Austin. Events range from fashion shows to trunk shows and focus on established, mid-career and new Texas-based designers in areas of clothing, accessories, jewelry, home accessories and furniture.
Austin Fashion Week will kick off in serious style at a launch event at GSD&M Idea City in downtown Austin this Saturday, August 14th. The event includes a runway show from designer Cynthia Vincent, a silent auction and fashion art sale, and drinks and bites by some of Austin’s hippest. New looks created by AFW mash-up teams consisting of a clothing designer, a jewelry designer, photographer, hairstylist, makeup artist and model will also be presented at the kickoff event. The night will end with music by 80s pop star Tiffany.
For more information about Austin Fashion Week events visit http://www.fashionweekaustin.com/ .