This fall Buffalo, New York will host its 3rd annual Mercedes Benz of Buffalo Fashion week. The event takes place in the Queen city this September 3-10. The event was started in 2009 by RPM production in conjunction with Mercedes Benz of Buffalo. Buffalo NY, is second to New York city in population and is the main city of the Buffalo, Niagara Falls metro area..
Major fashion capitals around the world host fashion week events semi annually. Some of the most prominent fashion weeks include cities such as New York, London, Paris and Milan. The first ever fashion week was held in New York city in 1943. Its said to have been created as a distraction during the world war II because many felt that American designers were to dependent on the french for inspiration.
Fashion week is a fashion industry event that last one-week. Designers, brands or Houses show their latest visions and innovations on the runway to allow retails buyers to purchase and incorporate such designs into their retail marketing.
Buffalo, New York is on the fashion radar as it slowly makes its mark to becoming one of the next fashion hubs.
There’s two major season for fashion week Autumn/Winter and Spring/Summer.
- January through April designers showcase their autumn/winter collections.
- September through November the spring/summer collections are shown.
- In the Autumn/Winter womenswear shows start in New York City in February and ends in Paris in March.
- Spring/Summer shows start in September in London and end in Paris in October.
- Autumn/Winter menswear and womenswear Haute Couture are shown in January in Milan and Paris.
Mercedes Benz of Buffalo Fashion week will kick off September 3, 2011 with a runway show by H&M at the Walden Galleria show starts at 1pm. Buffalo fashion week involves fashions events, runways shows and social networking at many venues throughout the city. Some of the other highlights include: VIP Passes, fashion night out, designer meet-n-greet, live Photo shoot at Niagara square and the grand finale runway show at the Buffalo Niagara convention center Sept. 10 at 6pm.
Some of the Featured designers at Mercedes Benz of Buffalo Fashion week include Zitapop, Reckless Neckless, Modahnik, Jimmylee, Solome Katongole, House of Versatile Style, Thomas Lee and Lawrence Pizzi.
For the Full event Schedule: http://www.fashionweekbuffalo.com/