Art Hearts Fashion Returns to Los Angeles with a Landmark Week of Fashion Events This March
(Los Angeles)-Los Angeles Fashion Week officially takes off this March with the return of the highly esteemed Art Hearts Fashion. Art Hearts Fashion's prestigious week of shows will take place March 9th-12th showcasing over 30 of the most anticipated designers of the season. The bi-coastal platform hosts the largest shows of New York Fashion Week and LA Fashion Week showcasing the leading national and international designers on the runway. This March thousands of guests, celebrities, media, and VIP's will gather at the gorgeous Taglyan Complex to take in the innovative trends for Fall. Celebrity Designer and Fashion Icon Sue Wong will usher in the monumental week of shows with the opening collection March 9th at 7PM. Los Angeles favorites including Mister Triple X, Tumbler and Tipsy, Artistix, Nicole Miller, Hale Bob, and Pedram Couture will grace the runway throughout the week. Celebrity model and war veteran Alex Minsky and Miss Universe Janine Tugonon will return to walk for Mister Triple X. For the first time ever, actor and philanthropist Colin Egglesfield known for starring opposite Kate Hudson and Ginnifer Goodwin in the blockbuster hit, Something Borrowed, will debut his children's line, Shout Out! Clothing on the runway. Art Hearts Fashion is thrilled to again work with the Make-A-Wish foundation and welcome a Wish Child on the runway to fulfill her wish to be a model and strut her stuff in the kidswear shows. All throughout Art Hearts Fashion an eclectic art gallery will be on display in the Taglyan garden for guests to enjoy. Official Makeup Sponsor The Organic Face and Official Hair Sponsor FHI Heat will work one on one with Art Hearts Fashion Designers to create the impeccable looks for the runway.
This Season of Art Hearts Fashion marks a major evolution for LA Fashion Week. Art Hearts Fashion will partner with veteran fashion platform Project Ethos on Tuesday March 10th bringing the major fashion players all under one roof. Designers Nicole Miller and Hale Bob will showcase their collections to the Project Ethos audience.
The Art Hearts Fashion Official Opening Reception will take place Sunday March 8th at the W Hotel in Hollywood 7PM-10PM
The Art Hearts Fashion Official Wrap Party in affiliation with Project Ethos, Rock That Fashion, and Metropolitan Fashion Week will take place at Unici Casa March 13th 9PM-2AM.
Art Hearts Fashion is produced by Erik Rosete and ParkerWhitaker Productions.
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Monday March 9th
7pm: Sue Wong
9pm: Beso Moda- MNM Couture - Zhang Jingjing
Tuesday March 10th
6pm: SHOUT OUT! CLOTHING - JOW Junior - Isabella Couture
7:30pm: Project Ethos Powered By French Tuesdays and Presented by Glendale Infinity, Canard Duchene, Toast Vodka, Gilded Cells, and Gardein.
Chrissie Diaz Swimwear
10pm-2am: Project Ethos Powered By French Tuesdays Afterparty
Wednesday March 11th
Special celebrity guest DJ Colleen Shannon
7pm: Courtney Allegra - Consort62- Koco Blaq - Tumbler and Tipsy
9pm: Mister Triple X, Artistix Jeans
Thursday March 12th
7pm: Jaime Elyse Couture - Nouveau Riche - Sanyae Demure
9pm: Cary Santiago - House of LiJon - Hallie Sara - Pedram Couture
10pm-2am: Afterparty Presented By Rock That Fashion
Art Hearts Fashion- Founded in 2011 by designer Erik Rosete, Art Hearts Fashion provides designers a platform to showcase their work in a unique art & fashion inspired environment. Every season, Art Hearts Fashion attracts over 1,500 guests, celebrities, VIPs and tastemakers. Some of the world's most talented designers have shown their collections with Art Hearts Fashion including: Michael Costello, MT Costello, M the Movement, Zhang JingJing, Tumbler and Tipsy, Mister Triple X and countless more. The highly sought after shows are covered by top-tier fashion editors and photographers.
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Artistix Jeans- Artistix Jeans is created by the visionary Greg Polisseni. A contemporary, denim based collection for men and women complimented with fashion knit tops, shirtings and graphic tees.
Beso Moda, The Endless Feeling, unique limited edition womens couture, will be launching its SS 2015 Collection. Beso Moda has been delivering glamourous fashion statements for the past three years, after these fantastic successful seasons we have decided to take advantage of new opportunities. This year taking a big leap with only organic fabrics. You will still see the favorite elements of Beso Moda Fashion on the runway with our signature sensual look. For more information visit Besomoda.com
Cary Santiago's International Capsule Collection will showcase some of his finest looks from his most current collection that will take the audience on a magical journey with color tones of grey & blacks with a few surprises. The gorgeous details are going to sweep you off your feet. For more information about the designer please contact Cary's public relations, "The Archives & Showroom" firstname.lastname@example.org Twitter & Instagram - @carysantiago Hashtag - #carysantiago
Consort 62 and Miss Consort- For Fall 2015, the design team at Consort 62 and Miss Consort return to the origins where the line was conceived. Consort designers focused on gorgeous looks that make a statement without being pretentious. The clothes turn heads while accentuating the wearer's own style. In a world where so many things are a challenge, fashion should not be one of them. Never settle for less than lovely, but never be something that you're not. Consort 62 focuses on the ease of knit wear. Updated shapes in innovative knit fabrics. The garments are easy to wear, perfect for everyday wear but sophisticated enough to wear out for a night on the town. Miss Consort takes a more glamorous approach. Laces, silks, and sheers are all part of the Miss Consort repertoire. The clothes are individual and appeal to women who are not afraid of making a statement.
Courtney Allegra- Growing up in Southern California, Courtney Allegra brings a breath of adventure and excitement to every swim piece. Fun prints and bold solids embody the beach lifestyle, whether it be riding a beach cruiser down Venice boardwalk or catching rays on an island in bright vibrant colors of the tropics. The sexy and flattering cuts give the allure of faraway land "Where the Water is Always Warmer". Made in Los Angeles California, Courtney Allegra keeps to the highest of standards utilizing superior fabrics and quality craftsmanship.
Hallie Sara: Known for cutting-edge custom creations and exquisite luxury statement pieces, Hallie Sara's signature style has gained a devout following since the brand's debut in 2011. Crafted from the finest luxury materials, the A/W '15 presentation will showcase the designer's sophisticated reinterpretation of classic silhouettes. Hallie Sara brings back iconic style fueled by old world glamour and modern sensibility.
House of LiJon- LiJon sculptured couture began in January 2011 by artist Lia Mira, with a vision, some rings and a pair of pliers. After researching the medieval craftsmanship of chain-mail, and getting inspiration from everyday clothing and jewelry design, she began the ambitious intense process of teaching herself a forgotten craft. Her goal...to create one of a kind Chainmail Armor Couture for the fashion forward and art collectors around the world!
Isabella Couture- Armenian Founder/Designer Liliya Dilanyan, launched Isabella Couture Children's Luxury Wear in 2012. Specialize in unique and elegant children's gowns. Isabella Couture debuted their first Bridal Collection at a Bridal Fashion Show in 2012. Their one of a kind gowns are hand made with high quality products, expensive, unusual fabric and sewn with extreme detail by our expertise with over 40 years experience. Isabella Couture was inspired by her beautiful daughter Aida Isabella, and of course fashion, nature and beauty had something to do with it. With high clientele Isabella Couture works all over the world including Dubai, Russia, Australia, United Kingdom, etc.
Connect with Isabella Couture" Instagram: @Isabella_Couture Facebook/IsabellaCouture
Jaime Elyse Couture- Jaime Elyse's collection is a combination of daring and classic silhouettes, inspired by East Coast Architecture. The Jaime Elyse Couture collection features lace embellishment and rich textures adorned with patterned details. From Red Carpet to Wedding Couture, guests can anticipate hand dyed laces, specialty silks and Swarovski crystals to float down the runway.
JOW Junior- After years as a professional model, Dutchborn-Chinese Model Angelle Chang started her own fashion label. JOW Junior for kids is named after her son Jowin. Jowin was born with a Cleft lip and the line presents a special message of trendiness and confidence. Angelle Change will soon launch 'Angelle Chang' her first adult collection for men and women.
Koco Blaq- Hailing from Arizona, Daniel Terrell had eyes for a cooler climate in California. Setting his sights on the bright lights of Hollywood, he made his way further west and eventually, his dreams into reality, infiltrating the Los Angeles fashion scene as a notable stylist and designer. And in a town where confidence is key and creativity is hard to come by, with the rise of Koco Blaq comes the belief, "God's greatest creativity is my own individuality."
Mister Triple X- This sophisticated street-wear line by Erik Rosete will hit the runway with its A/W '15 Collection titled "All X In Wonderland" an edgy fairytale collection with royal and wilderness inspired accents. The collection is the next chapter of the brand's unique style of fashion storytelling.
MNM Couture- MNM Couture began its vision of becoming a top contender in women's formal, evening, pageant, prom, red carpet, and cocktail garments. In just a few short years, MNM Couture has rapidly become a powerful force in the highly competitive fashion industry. Introducing excellence in our unique fashion-forward couture gowns, we take pride having a wide range of customers from all over the world. With growing popularity, MNM Couture brings a refreshingly original element to the couture industry.
Nouveau Riche - Launching his first collection, owner & designer, Andy Gabler intends for Nouveau Riche to break the conformity set by the traditional trends of the wealthy by showcasing a style of "Melrose meets Robertson." The wear is for everyday women who want deep colored, ready to wear pieces from a luxury brand. This collection arouses the sense of rough LA streets with jet-setting chic by using signature elements of leather, lace and chains. By creating new everyday classics, Nouveau Riche plans to blow tradition off and fly its own path.
Pedram Couture celebrates femininity with just the right features accentuated in his new FW'15 line of couture garments which include an array of breathtaking crisp colors including black, red, and pops of dazzling gold that grace the unique forms of floor length dresses, jumpsuits, and bodysuits. For more information about the designer please visit www.pedramcouture.com Twitter & Instagram -@Pedramcouture Hashtag - #pedramcouture
Project Ethos Hosted By Kristian Weathers featuring designers: Hale Bob, Nicole Miller, LubOV TumanOVA, Chrissie D. Swimwear, Liberty Garden, and Blank Silk.
Blank Silk- Combining her concentrated studies of Painting, Graphic Design and Eastern Religion - Hinduism at Elon University, and extensive coursework in Couture Embellishment & Applique at The Parsons School of Design, Meghan Walsh had a larger vision in mind; she wanted to journey in search of embodying all that she was inspired by and applying it to form. After first backpacking throughout India in 2003, Meghan has repeatedly returned to the Continent and its culture for inspiration; collecting mental images of color, texture and feeling. Absorbed into Meghan's Debut Spring 2011 collection are the rich artistic tradition and vivid colors of India and the influences of the private Haweli in Jaipur where Meghan spent four months developing her new line. It was this experience that inspired Meghan's vision for Blank Silk: to create a luxury lifestyle brand rooted in sustainable values and enduring quality. Both referencing and supporting Indian culture are hallmarks of the line, visible not only in the timeless design but also in the production techniques and brand philosophy. With the company's basis in fine silk and wearable art, Meghan plans to use the ready to wear collections to establish a strong brand identity, allowing for collaborations in the field of accessories, spa, home, and travel. Meghan plans to attract a consumer interested in luxury travel, unique life experiences and refinement by providing quality merchandise that transcends trend, season, and fashion itself, returning to couture-like fabrication and authenticity.http://blanksilk.com/
Chrissie D. Swimwear- My passion in becoming a Swimsuit Designer started at the age of 12 years old. Thanks to my mother whom thought me all the tricks and secrets in sewing. Now my inspiration to persuade my passion, have been my two children and my husband. Instagram: @chrissiedswimwear Twitter: chrissie_d_smwr
Hale Bob- Hale Bob's creator, Daniel Bohbot, started his work in Paris. Immersing himself in the art, music and film of that city Bohbot developed a style and viewpoint that combined pop culture with the world of couture. During a 2001 visit to Los Angeles, Bohbot realized that the "City of Angels" was the place to launch the designs that would quickly make his clothes must-have fashion for Hollywood's celebrity clientele and for taste makers worldwide. Salma Hayek, Halle Berry, Heidi Klum and Eva Longoria are all fans who have come to love the look and experience of Hale Bob. They know that Daniel Bohbot and Hale Bob create clothing that sets you apart from the crowd. All of the prints used by Hale Bob are designed and developed in the Hale Bob studios in Los Angeles and are exclusive to the Hale Bob brand and cannot be found anywhere but Hale Bob. http://www.halebob.com/Instagram: @halebob_official Twitter: @hale_bob
Liberty Garden- Liberty Garden is the brainchild of Daniel Bohbot, Hale Bob CEO. Knowing that millions of people die from preventable and curable illnesses, Daniel is determined to make a difference. Daniel realized he could use the success of his fashion business to help save countless lives. Liberty Garden quickly became his focus and passion. For each item sold he is committed to providing a potentially life saving medical treatment. It's that simple. One item sold, one life changed. http://www.libertygarden.net/shop/ Instagram: @liberty_garden Twitter: @libertygarden1
LubOV TumanOVA- "Copper Fairy Tale" The main emphasis of the collection is the use of copper decor and accessories that bring a certain charm and uniqueness to dresses and suits. Copper has useful healing properties; it improves skin, stabilizes blood pressure and has a beneficial effect on the entire body, making the dresses in this collection not only beautiful but also useful. The designer, inspired by her travels in eastern countries and cultures, has created a collection in a new color scheme. Suits and dresses are in more formal style. Cocktail and evening dresses carry delicate peach, copper, sapphire, and turquoise colors and shades. Most important, however, is that the hand-made copper ornaments are in harmony and follow the contours and colors of the collection. The new collection of colors are warm, pleasing to the eye and bewitching. The fabric, consisting of eastern chiffon, lace and natural silk, gives a sense of comfort and beauty....The accessories treat the body and the soul... A magical union of fabric and metal; an oriental fairy tale with a modern edge! www.lubovtumanova.com Twitter: @LubovTumanova
Nicole Miller-With a degree in fine arts from The Rhode Island School of Design and a degree from l' École de la Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture Parisienne in Paris, Nicole Miller combines her art training with couture technique. This, along with her French heritage, has given her a unique style and vision. Her irreverent style of clothing has been worn by celebrities such as Angelina Jolie, Joss Stone, Jennifer Aniston, Beyoncé, Blake Lively and Eva Longoria among others. Philanthropically minded, Nicole supports primarily environmental causes such as Waterkeeper and Rocky Mountain Institute as well as many children's charities. When not designing, Nicole is an avid skier, wake-boarder, traveller, and foodie. She lives with her husband Kim and their son Palmer in New York City, spending weekends in Sag Harbor. www.NicoleMiller.com Instagram: @nicolemillergirl_la Twitter: @nicolemillernyc
Project Ethos Live Art by:
Septerhed - Nathan http://www.septerhed.com
Hero - Casey http://instagram.com/_hero_ Instagram: @_hero_
Dasha Zonova - www.zonovadasha.com
Special Project Ethos Guest DJ C.C. Sheffield- An early natural at nighttime revelry, C.C. played in the moody rock band, Le Rev at Steve Aoki's celebrity hangout Cinespace, where her pretty face was one of The Cobrasnake's favorite subjects. Soon she was hitting it off with famed electronic DJ Tiesto, and their collab party anthem "Escape Me" shot C.C.'s musical career into the stratosphere. Jet-setting to DJ for packed clubs in Egypt, France, Australia and across the U.S., oh and by the way, being nominated for a Grammy for songwriting Deadmau5's "Raise Your Weapon" - it's all in a night's work for the vagabond it girl.
SUE WONG- will be opening up Art Hearts Fashion LA Fashion Week with her MYTHOS & GODDESSES Fall 2015 Collection. MYTHOS & GODDESSES is an odyssey of personifying archetypal embodiment--Pele: Goddess of Fire; White Tara (the Eastern derivative of Aphrodite: Love, Beauty and Compassion); Athena: Goddess of Wisdom; Artemis: Warrior Goddess of the Hunt; Gaia: Goddess of the Earth. These are profound portals of healing that help define different aspects of the Eternal Feminine. Each SUE WONG gown represents an archetypal feminine goddess. When a woman wears a SUE WONG, it involves a transformative process of transcending beauty. Symbolism and character are embedded in a SUE WONG gown, imbuing the creation as a multi-dimensional, sculptural art piece in motion.
Tumbler and Tipsy- Taking the world by storm, one sequin at a time, the brand Tumbler and Tipsy has made a glitter explosion onto the fashion scene and is now preparing for their next highly anticipated collection entitled, "Tres Tipsy" Capsule Fall/Winter 2015. The "Tres Tipsy" capsule collection will have the look of today's French popular culture featuring vibrant colors from the French Flag and Parisian street looks that will intrigue the eye. "For the new Tumbler and Tipsy Fall/Winter 2015 capsule collection, I wanted to take today's popular French culture and twist it into the 'Tumbler and Tipsy' fun party brand aesthetic. Featuring colors from the French flag, new 'Tipsy' accessories and exclusive colorful hand made couture party gowns, this new collection will embrace the French culture and push the future of artistic fashion," -Michael Kuluva, designer of Tumbler and Tipsy.
Sanyae Demure is the shopping destination for women with bold and daring style. As the founder and CEO of Sanyae Demure, Sahar Amiry is the creative visionary, who sees no boundaries and limitations for those who can wear her designs. Sanyae Demure represents sexy and conservative all in the same breath. The line is made to make women feel sexy, confident, and comfortable. By combining floor length hemlines with high slits, and long sleeve bodices with plunging necklines, each piece has a unique style with opulent and luxurious detail emphasized in its design. The provocative playful designs have no boundaries or limits. It is really for "every" woman. It's time we indulge and embrace our curves and wear clothes that make us "feel". Whatever that may be for the woman of today. This line embodies a sexy attitude and confidence. Website is www.sanyaedemure.com Twitter @sanyaedemure
SHOUT OUT!® T-shirts are a fun, dynamic, wearable form of individual expression for kids ages 4-10! SHOUT OUT!® shirts have interchangeable 'Velcro'-type letters, numbers and symbols that you can arrange to send a different message every time you wear it. Shout Out! your thoughts on the the dialogue-bubble message area on the front and the arced strip on the back. Each SHOUT OUT!® shirt comes with three copies of letters and numbers and one copy of each symbol - that's 108 total characters to say exactly what you want to! SHOUT OUT!® Apparel was created by actor Colin Egglesfield, who starred in the blockbuster, "Something Borrowed" opposite Kate Hudson and Ginnifer Goodwin. Through Colin's work with 'The Door', a Manhattan-based youth center for at risk teens, he saw first-hand how a little encouragement, recognition and support can go a long way in helping someone discover their unique voice and cultivate the courage to share it with the world. This inspired him to create SHOUT OUT!® so that anyone could have a platform for self-expression. Colin is passionate about encouraging kids to find their voice, inspiring them to be self-confident, and teaching them to embrace their uniqueness. Click here to see shout out in action: https://vimeo.com/103832330.
Zhang JingJing Couture- This upcoming season Zhang JingJing Couture will showcase a capsule collection stylized and executed as a tribute to Pop Culture! It is going to be an 80's /90's wild rollercoaster ride through all those precious and memorable times when it was ok to wear that electric blue eye shadow and jam out to Debbie Gibson! The show will be fun, exciting, sexy, very upbeat and no to mention out of the norm for the designer. She will presenting her creative Haute Couture fashion with a cool funky spin, you definitely do not want to miss this show! For more information about the designer please visit www.Jingcouture.com Instagram & Twitter - @Jingcouture Hashtag - Jingcouture
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FHI HEAT®-What makes FHI Heat unique is the heat that puts us at the Forefront of Heating Innovation. Founded in 2003, FHI Heat® is a world-renowned Professional Hair Care Company that has transformed into a prestigious award winning and celebrity adored brand. FHI Heat® offers the most technologically advanced hair tools and hair care products in the beauty industry. The distinguished brand is in high demand for its luxurious hairstyling irons and dryers which use a unique gem that is embedded within the ceramic plates to give you healthy, smooth, silky hair. Available only at top salons and beauty stores. Visit http://fhiheat.com or call toll-free 1-877-FHI-HEAT (877-344-4328). International inquiries call 323-344-2900.
The Organic Face™ is a proudly owned Made in the USA Beauty Company dedicated to creating 100% chemical free natural organic skincare and cosmetics using active botanical ingredients and minerals. Developed by Professional Makeup Artist and Beauty Expert, Noreen Diani, our mission is to create beauty products that are as safe for you on the inside as they are to your skin on the outside. For more information on the brand, visit http://theorganicface.net/ @theorganicface.
"The Organic Face™ is proud to be this year's official cosmetics sponsor and lead makeup artist for Mercedes Benz New York Fashion Week 2015 - Art Hearts Fashion," states Noreen Diani, founder and creator of The Organic Face™. "Our brand's dedication to offer a natural alternative to conventional cosmetics that are 100% chemical free and organic, and our commitment to give back to the community works in harmony in support of the AIDS Healthcare Foundation."
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