January 19, 2013
Spring Getaway | Runway for a Cause benefiting The Fashionistas
HE FASHIONISTAS are thrilled to be the beneficiaries of Spring Getaway | Runway for a Cause, a Greenhill student production, on January 19th.
The show will feature Greenhill School models strutting the runway in the perfect spring getaway looks carefully curated by producers Maddie Crick and Virginia Dollins
Award-winning couture designer, Prashi Shah will debut her 2013 Collection Runway Show at Sisu Uptown Resort on November 30th at 8 p.m. Proceeds from the fashion show will benefit the Ovarian Cancer Society and THE FASHIONISTAS.
November 08, 2012
THE FASHIONISTAS Runway Series | presenting Geoffrey Henning
THE FASHIONISTAS are thrilled to announce their fall Runway Series designer, Geoffrey Henning. Henning’s designs are the embodiment of style, proportion, and empowerment; bringing together classic femininity with bold design. THE FASHIONISTAS Runway Series | presenting Geoffrey Henning, presented by Boardwalk Auto Group, will be held on Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 129 Leslie.
October 11, 2012
Drastically Appropriate Fashion Show | Benefitting THE FASHIONISTAS
For the 4th year in a row Dallas stylist Jillian Prado will be showcasing her Drastically Appropriate looks pulled from local stores in the Dallas-Fort Worth area for an upbeat, chic and trendy fashion show. The Boss Level will be playing live music during the 50-look show.
From haute couture to prêt-à-porter, view exclusive luxury treasures from Paris on Wednesday, September 19th from 4:00pm – 8:30pm at The Goss-Michael Foundation. Hosted by Heidi Dillon, Ana Virgina Pettus and Anna-Sophia van Zweden.
September 06, 2012
THE FASHIONISTAS and NorthPark Center | Fashion’s Night Out
It’s that time of year… every fashionista is waiting to hear the ‘thump’ of heavy September glossies hitting their mail boxes and starting to strategically plan their fall wardrobes. THE FASHIONISTAS are thrilled to kick of the fall fashion frenzy by partnering with NorthPark Center to celebrate Fashion’s Night Out 2012 on September 6th from 6 – 10pm.
July 18, 2012
FASHION TALK with Cover Clothing
The Story: The Intersection of Health-Conscious and Fashion
THE FASHIONISTAS are pleased to host Lisa Moore and Robyn Stevens, co-founders of Cover Clothing, as guest lecturers in the FASHION TALK Lecture Series on July 18th at Samuel Lynne Galleries.
Screening and FASHION TALK with Director Lisa Immordino Vreeland
THE FASHIONISTAS are pleased to invite you to a screening of Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel, part of the 2012 Dallas International Film Festival, and FASHION TALK with Director Lisa Immordino Vreeland on April 18, 2012 at the Angelika Film Center. Guests are also invited to join Vreeland for a chic cocktail reception at The Lumen hotel’s newly expanded property following the Q&A.
April 10, 2012
Fashion’s Living Canvas Benefitting THE FASHIONISTAS
Please join us for Fashion’s Living Canvas powered by Abstract Method Marketing and the Hilton Anatole.
Hosted by our very own board member, LeeAnne Locken and the fabulous Steve Kemble, this is a unique runway event. Beginning at 7pm, patrons can experience models transformed into works of art in front of their eyes as Team Motives and Blanc Salon perform radical makeup and hair transformations.
February 19, 2012
Big Rich Texas Viewing Party benefiting THE FASHIONISTAS
It’s that time again! THE FASHIONISTAS are please to be the beneficiaries of the Big Rich Texas Viewing Cocktail Reception. Come watch your favorite Big Rich Texas girls, meet the new mother-daughter threesome, and catch up with some special cast members while mingling poolside in Hotel ZaZa’s chic lounge area enjoying a cool beverage and passed light bites.
December 14, 2011
Prashe Showroom Holiday Fête
Santa baby slip a sable under the tree for me….
Join hosts Cathy Vieth, Dr. Aneeta Goomar and Dr. Sandy Sule, Janet and Rick Fresquez for a holiday shopping event benefiting THE FASHIONISTAS. Featuring Prashe Couture, Society Language, Simply Positive Jewelry, Iterrati furs, and the artwork of Tamara White, Michelle de Metz, Francisco Larios and James Sasso.
December 07, 2011
FASHION TALK with Kendra Scott
The Story: From Spare Bedroom to Jewelry Empire: Kendra Scott Jewelry
THE FASHIONISTAS are pleased to host jewelry design maven Kendra Scott as guest lecturer in the FASHION TALK Lecture Series on December 7th at The Magnolia Theater. In 2002, out of the extra bedroom of her home with only $500, Kendra Scott combined her love for fashion with her creative talents and began her own line of jewelry.
Join THE FASHIONISTAS at Late Nights at the Dallas Museum of Art to explore the urban themes in Jean Paul Gaultier’s work withRévéler La Rebelle, a multimedia fashion concert by Shanghai 5. The show will “reveal the rebel” with a Gaultier fashion show and music inspired by the work of Jean Paul Gaultier.
October 24, 2011
FASHION TALK with Laurent Cotta
The Story: Yves Saint Laurent Celebrates 50 Years
THE FASHIONISTAS are pleased to host Laurent Cotta as guest lecturer in the FASHION TALK Lecture Series. Laurent Cotta is an art and fashion historian. His most resent acclaim stems from his work on the “Madame Grès, Fashion Design”exhibition as part of the “Galliera Off-Site” program. Since 2002, Cotta has been responsible for contemporary creations at Galliera, the museum of fashion in Paris, France.
October 21, 2011
55th Anniversary of the Dallas Opera’s First Night Celebration
Please join us on Friday, October 21, 2011 for the 55th Anniversary of the Dallas Operas’ First Night Celebration at Winspear Opera House. We will be cheering on the red carpet attendees then staying on the grounds to watch the simulcast. Bring a picnic to make the evening truly unique
October 13, 2011
Drastically Appropriate Benefitting THE FASHIONSTAS
Jillian Prado presents Drastically Appropriate at Teddy’s Room Dallas on Thursday October 13th. Doors open at 8pm. The never appropriate and always drastic Fall Fashion Show, presented with live music by The Boss Level, will start promptly at 9:30pm. THE FASHIONISTAS Young Designer Showcase winner, Neil Marek and Robert Richard, will debut their new launched label, Marek + Richard.
September 24, 2011
THE FASHIONISTAS Runway Series | Presenting Elizabeth Anyaa
“If there were a Noble Prize for patience, Elizabeth Anyaa could win it.” – Holly Haber. For most designers creating designs begins with the fabric, for Elizabeth Anyaa it begins with laboriously felting her own material. Her highly skilled felting techniques combine silk chiffon, cotton organza and wool into exquisitely wearable, functional garments. These organic and elegant masterpieces will be featured on the runway at the bi-annual THE FASHIONISTAS Runway Series on September 24, 2011.
September 08, 2011
Fashion’s Night Out with Galleria Dallas
This Thursday, September 8th, Dallas will be brimming with Fashionistas out for socializing and shopping. THE FASHIONISTAS have partnered with Galleria Dallas to host our own Shopper Lounge on Level One, right next to Sephora. Come enjoy complimentary mini bottles of champagne – style note: the bottles are black and will be served with chic red straws; the FNO color theme is represented right down to the bubbly! Need more reasons to stop by? Sephora (yep, proximity has it’s perks) will be providing makeovers or touch-ups all night.
July 22, 2011
FASHION TALK with Vince Camuto
THE FASHIONISTAS are pleased to host Vince Camuto as guest lecturer in the FASHION TALK Lecture Series sponsored by FD Luxe. Vince Camuto, Founder and CEO of the fashion company Camuto Group, is an American women’s footwear designer who is well known for co-founding and establishing Nine West Inc. as a leading women’s fashion brand.
Ralph Lauren understands the power and magic that a fashion designer has in their creativity, “I don’t design clothes, I design dreams” says Lauren. THE FASHIONISTAS embrace the ingenuity and the power of fashion with their student design competition Young Designer Showcase; a fashion event designed to reward, support, motivate and inspire. Finalist in the competition will present 3-5 looks to Dallas’ most fashionable on May 12, 2011 from at 7:00 ~ 9:00pm at South Side on Lamar and will be vying for scholarships from THE FASHIONISTAS Board Scholarship Fund.
April 14, 2011
Heritage Auction | Luxury Jewelry and Accessories Preview
Heritage Auctions and the Fashionistas will welcome approximately 150 guests to the Heritage Design District Annex for a private evening of cocktails and music surrounded by a full-size preview of the upcoming Fine Jewelry Auction, featuring Cartier, Oscar Heyman, Van Cleef & Arpels, and Tiffany & Co., and Spring Luxury Auction, featuring Hermes, Chanel, Louis Vuitton, and Judith Leiber . These collections encompass over $5mm worth of some of the world’s finest jewelry, bags, and accessories.
April 09, 2011
THE FASHIONISTAS TWO | F2 Industry Intermix
THE FASHIONISTAS are pleased to host, in conjunction with the F2 Leadership Board, the first annual F2 | Industry Intermix on April 9, 2011 at South Side on Lamer. Industry Intermix is a unique career development and networking event focused on the growing community of college students interested in perusing careers in the fashion industry.
April 02, 2011
THE FASHIONISTAS Runway Series | Presenting Prashe
Coco Chanel said, “Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only. Fashion is in the sky, in the street; fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live, what is happening.” We are thrilled to support emerging designers and artists who add to the growing arts culture in Dallas through our bi-annual fashion show series. We are excited to feature the runway stylings of Prashi Shah in THE FASHIONISTAS Runway Series on April 2, 2011 at 8:30pm at the Dallas Contemporary. Doors open for the special evening at 7:30pm and the runway show will be followed by an after party at 9pm. An Indian-chic VIP lounge will be open for pre and post runway show mingling.
March 10, 2011
FASHION TALK with Myra Walker
THE FASHIONISTAS are pleased to host a private preview of Fashion on Main and their exhibition “American Designs: The 1950s” with guest lecturer Myra Walker as part of our FASHION TALK Lecture Series. Walker is the Curator and Director of the Texas Fashion Collection, located on the University of North Texas campus, and has been sharing the gems of the collection with Dallas audiences at the Fashion on Main gallery since fall 2006.
January 20, 2011
Fashionistas UnMasked: The New Member Party
Its that time of year, or maybe its always that time of year, the fashion addicted and fashion fervent have been trolling the websites looking for their first glimpse of spring 2011 and planning their wardrobe accordingly. THE FASHIONISTAS, with co-chairs Jarrod Fresquez & Prashi Shah, invite these like-minded fashionistas to come together and join new, veteran, and soon-to-be members as they kick off 2011.
January 12, 2011
FASHION TALK with Cerón
THE FASHIONISTAS are pleased to host Cerón as guest lecturer in the FASHION TALK Lecture Series. Cerón studied in France under the tutelage of Frederick and Jean Saberny, widely considered to be two of the top stylists in Europe. In Paris, Cerón provided to be a razor sharp student in the art of hairstyling, and his natural talent combined with top-rate, first-hand education, quickly took the young apprentice from fledgling student to master stylist.