designer Andres Aquino will present his
latest collection entitled
Couture Fashion Week. The fashion show will
take place on Valentine's Day, Saturday
February 14, 2009 at 4:00 p.m. at the world
famous Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York
Mr. Aquino's long trajectory of artistic
endeavors has taken him from theater
directing and writing to show production and
fashion design. His collections have been
featured in TV shows and magazines in
Europe, Asia and North and South America,
and he has shown his designs on the Couture
Fashion Week runways for several years.
The collection is inspired by the beauty
of different regions and cities of the world
and is a tribute to the inner and outer
beauty of women around the globe. The
collection is also a complement to Mr.
Aquino's upcoming book of poetry whose major
theme is the continuing journey in the
endless pursuit of beauty as his muse.
In addition to being the founder and
producer of Couture Fashion Week, Andres
Aquino is also a talented writer and fine
This season's creations are of rich
French, Japanese and Indian lace among other
fine fabrics and combine elements of dance
and fashion. Special one-of-a-kind matching
shoes for this collection are being crafted
by extraordinary British shoe designer
Silvia Campbell. Some of the beautiful
ensembles will be adorned by Kenyan-born
designer Nasimiyu Wekesa whose jewelry has
been worn by Christy Turlington, Patti
Scialfa Springsteen and other celebrities.
The impeccable hair styling for the
fashion show will be done by hair stylist to
the stars Federico Calce of Federico Salon
in New York, and makeup will be done by film
and runway makeup artist Mahealani Diego.
Couture Fashion Week is a multi-day
event showcasing couture and luxury fashion.
It also includes exhibits of luxury brands
and fine art as well as world-class
entertainment and receptions. The event is
held in top venues in New York City, Palm
Beach, Florida and other selected cities and
is attended by upscale consumers, invited
VIPs, the press and high-end store buyers.
Couture Fashion Week offers unique branding
opportunities for luxury products and
Learn more about
Couture Fashion Week