Fashion Week Miami, Funkshion
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Funkshion, born from a need to explore what is the fast-growing fashion industry in Miami, has joined the permanent art/trade show fixtures of the city as the premiere show venue for the business. With massive events such as Art Basel, WMC, Sunglass Hut/7th on 6th Swim Shows, Trafik Trade Show, SMOTA, MTV Music Awards, , The International Boat Show, South Beach Food and Wine Festival and others making Miami home in the past few years, as well as the plans for a permanent Cirque DuSoleil show and Hollywood production studios, the city will play host to some of the most important figures in the industry today.
From swimwear to the latest in cutting edge haute couture, impeccable designers and clothing lines as well as already existing fashion companies/labels, are amassing and expanding faster than the industry can track them. With numerous events planned for the Miami fashion industry, journalist and media persons have made this stop a permanent staple in the fashion circuit along-side NY and LA respectively!
Funkshion industry sponsors and partners such as Mercury, Elle, Nylon, Bazaar, Vogue, Peroni, Event Star, Aveda, The Nash Hotel, Voss, Axe, Redbull and others have brought the business of the national magazine editors and fashion industry powerhouses whom will be paying special attention in 2007 for the collection of designers and fashion lines showing for editorial and marketing purposes. Such designers/labels include DKNY, Miss Sixty, Custo Barcelona, Martha and Francois Girbaud, Vivienne Westwood, Tommy Hilfiger, Heatherette, Dragana Ognjenovic, Ted Baker, Ryan Kenny, Nicole Miller, Iceberg, Betsey Johnson and many, many more.
Funkshion will also invite/include press and media persons, buyers, company representatives, editors and fashion stylists/directors as well as host Perrier, Red Bull, Jet Blue and Paper Magazines international design competition finalists and winner shows. With the creators close-knit ties to the fashion community, a thoroughly packed venue is always accomplished with venue attendee numbers soaring over 2000+ visitors daily.
Funkshion includes daily industry fashion shows, design installations, sponsor tents/ trade show hours, company/sponsor specific after-parties as well as a new trade/selling boutique area.
March 21-25, 2007, located on infamous Ocean Drive and 10th St.
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