Boston Fashion Week 2018 in Downtown Boston
The Downtown Boston BID and Boston Fashion Week are partnering for the fourth year to present BFW's Opening Night Party.
The full Boston Fashion Week calendar is available at: http://www.bostonfashionweek.com
The Official Opening Night of Boston Fashion Week is on Sunday, Sept. 30th, 2018 at Exchange at 100 Federal Street. Doors open at 6 pm and the show starts at 7 pm.
Doors open at 6 pm and the shows starts at 7 pm.
"The Power of Women: The Future of Boston Fashion"
This evening focuses on the power of women in fashion and features a group of six professional designers who represent the future of Boston fashion both creatively and in business.
The designers are:
Melina Cortes-Nmili of lalla bee
Gina deWolfe of deWolfe Leather Goods
Meghan Doyle of Tallulah and Poppy
Joelle Fontaine of I Am Kréyol
Graciela Rivas Leslin of Graciela Rivas Collection
Cecile Thieulin of Simone Simon Collection
Stylist Terri Mann, photographer Tracy Aiguier, and video production team Nicole O’Connor of Shanachie Studios and Eric Leone of Paul Horton Visuals will be coming together to create in-depth designer profiles and editorial imagery. The event will also include a series of fashion presentations.
This event is at Exchange at 100 Federal Street
GlamSlam will be on October 3rd from 7 to 9 pm
GlamSlam is a storytelling event hosted by the most glamorous funny person in Boston, Bethany VanDelft. The event allows local fashion professionals to share significant moments in their careers. GlamSlam speakers have tugged at our heartstrings, made us laugh, inspired us, and most importantly shown us how meaningful and rewarding the work we do can be. We’re looking forward to another powerful evening of fashion stories.
Scheduled storytellers include:
Kimberly Alexander - Author/Historian/Curator
Althea Blackford - Founder/Executive Producer, Boston Carribean Fashion Week
Diana Jaye Coluntino - FMD Director, Fabric Discovery Center
Amanda Curtis - CEO/Co-Founder, 19th Amendment
Maria Gangemi - Co-Founder/Chief Merchant, M.Gemi
Christa Hagearty - CEO, Dependable Cleaners
Holly Nichols - Fashion Illustrator
Mariolga Pantazopoulos - Makeup Artist
Petra Slinkard - Curator of Fashion and Textiles, Peabody Essex Museum
Tickets at $15: https://glamslam2018.eventbrite.com
This event is at CIC Boston 50 Milk Street, 20th Floor