Friday, September 9, 2016
Fashion Industry Gallery | 1807 Ross Ave
6:30 pm: Doors Open
8:00 pm: Runway Shows
NINE full runway shows and FIVE mini “capsule” collections:
Feel like a celebrity viewing collections by and meeting STARS that were season winners or All Stars on Project Runway. DISCOVER emerging designers from around the globe. Support your local designers from DFW. 3-look collections by the newest of local designers featured in CAPSULE. Shop the GALLERY featuring about 20 of the best emerging jewelry & accessories designers.
Friday Runways will honor Style Setter Heidi Dillon with a portion of proceeds benefitting the FGI Dallas Scholarship Fund.
Since moving to Dallas 22 years ago, Heidi Dillon has been deeply involved in the city’s philanthropic and charity world – serving on numerous committees and boards and chairing high-profile events including the Dallas Museum of Art’s ART BALL, the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s SAINT VALENTINE’S DAY LUNCHEON AND FASHION SHOW, the Salvation Army’s FASHION SHOW AND LUNCHEON, the Nasher Sculpture Center’s NEW YEARS EVE AT THE NASHER as well as Russell Simmon’s DALLAS ROCKS GALA. However, Heidi is best known for founding the well-known non-profit, THE FASHIONISTAS.
A number of awards have come her way such as Women That Soar’s BRILLIANTLY YOU AWARD, Fashion Group International’s RISING STAR AWARD, CadillacWFAA’s TEXAS SPIRIT AWARD, Wade College’s DISTINGUISHED ACHIEVEMENT AWARD and The Leadership Foundation’s BUSINESS LEADERSHIP AWARD.
Full runway collections by STARS: Season winners and Project Runway All Stars.
Full runway collections by some of your favorite local designers from right here in DFW.
DISCOVER new designers from outside of DFW by previewing their latest full collections on the runway
Enjoy 3-look mini collections on the runway from some of the brightest rising talents from Texas
Browse and shop pop-up’s of designers and businesses all over Texas in our gallery spaces.