On June 20th the JW Marriott at LA Live welcomed media and guests for FDE's main fashion event, a runway showcase of over 10 emerging designers including: Intyce Swimwear, Mon Reve, Skinny Bags, Muheeka Collection, JRod Designs, CW Sport, Prestigace, Ferocious Fashion , Enigmatic and Sugarpuss Collection. The event closed with a special presentation by West Coast celebrity designers: Courtney Allegra and M the Movement. Runway looks were expertly styled by Official Makeup Sponsor The Organic Face™
Fashion Designers Expo- Founded by Karine Melissa and Clinton K. Powell in 2007, Fashion Designers Expo (FDE)offers the connections and exposure that emerging fashion talents need to bring their dreams to reality. FDE is an internationally cultured runway exposition produced from start to finish by the emerging Industry. FDE is designed to show the world "Who's NEXT in Fashion!" The expert staff of FDE oversees this powerful platform and uses their industry intelligence and experience to educate and empower the emerging generation of icons. "A purposeful magic happens when fashion and charity meet." Says Karine Melissa, Co-Founder and CEO of Fashion Designers Expo.
FDE brings its signature charitable style along to the City of Angels this season by partnering with Erik Rosete and AIDS Healthcare Foundation.
Special thanks to AIDS Healthcare Foundation, Celebrity Laser Spa, Freckleberry, JROD Designs and Nescafe Dulce Gusto.
Event produced by Erik Rosete and ParkerWhitaker Productions
Photographed by Jeff Linett [ @Jeff_Linett_Company ]