UNZIP THE RUNWAY – Indianapolis, Indiana
Indy Fashion Time has announced the launch of the 5th Annual “UnZIP the Runway” designer competition and showcase. The show will take place on Friday June 1, 2012 at one of Indiana’s most elegant venues; The Indiana Historical Society, located at 450 W. Ohio Street, Indianapolis, In 46202. The doors will open at 7:45pm to view the intricate Papel Picado exhibition designed by International Artist Beatriz Vasquez. At 8:45pm don’t miss the Grand Entrance where models will strut into the designer competition, where 15 designers will compete for fantastic prizes: including Gift Certificates to The French Seam; Membership to LA based Fashion Business Incorporated; the IFT cash prize scholarship of $1,550 and over $12,000 worth of equipment sponsored by Baby Lock sewing machine industry.
The show’s line-up will also include a spectacular showcase from 3 amazing fashion designers on the rise and the finále will reveal the 2012 winners. The “UNZIP the Runway” event will be filmed for worldwide viewing. Both national and international press are invited to cover the event.
IFT- “UnZIP the Runway” is a unique opportunity for talented fashion designers, to gain experience, resources and prizes to help further their companies. “UnZIP the Runway “is an innovative event that also gives back to the community by hosting sewing empowerment workshops for area schools and community programs.
According to producer Dlang Ferguson, “The purpose of this exciting event is to create opportunities for novice and experienced professionals, while introducing fashionistas, buyers and the public to the designer.” She adds, “Fashion lovers will be in awe at the amazing creations, décor and model styling designed by the “UnZIP the Runway” team, Beatriz Vasquez and La Dolce Salon & Spa! I can’t wait to reveal everyone’s hard work and show the level of creativity involved in putting IFT- “UnZIP the Runway” together.”
The fashion scene in Indiana is thriving and IFT – “UnZIP the Runway” is part of that growth, creating opportunities for stylists, models and others involved in the fashion industry throughout the year. Designers can show their collections on a modest budget, tourists will have a yearly destination stop; Fashion buyer/lovers can view the newest designs and so much more.
This is an event you don’t want to miss!!!
Tickets are available online at www.unziptherunway.com
or direct at http://unziptherunway-efbevent.eventbrite.com/
For photos and additional information contact:
Dlang Ferguson firstname.lastname@example.org