Mercedes-Benz of Buffalo Fashion Week will wrap up tonight at Statler City at the main runway event. Four fashion designers from NYC have flown in to show their Spring 2013 collections; Prajje1983; Dowry Designs; Gwen Beloti Collection; and Elena V. Designs; who have been featured in publications such as Elle Magazine and Italian Vogue. These designers will show their collections in the VIP Golden Ballroom runway show. Tickets are $100 and may be reserved by calling 716-222-0239.
Local designers Vania & David will also be showing alongside Bravo TV star Alexis Bellino in a private show for Mercedes-Benz of Buffalo clientele. Alexis Bellino will also be showing her Alexis Couture and Alexis by Tal Sheyn collections along with local designer Jimmylee. Tickets are priced at for $40.00 or VIP Tickets are available for $75.00 and may be purchased at the door beginning at 6:30pm. Shows start at 7:30.
The Main Runway is not only about the sophisticated and elegant designers showcasing their new trends, but guests will also be able to enjoy different vendors and Mercedes-Benz vehicles that will be placed throughout the Statler. VIP guests will also be able to enjoy the diamond & fur vault and VIP treatment on the second floor Mezzanine level.
All tickets include access to the after-party on the lower-level of the Statler at Rendevous.
The annual kick off event featured local designers in the heart of downtown Buffalo, Niagara Square, with over forty models and four photographers. Also featured this past week was the boutique show at the Mansion on Delaware Avenue. Anna Grace, Leelee, and Modern Nostalgia showed their fall collections in an intimate setting. Attendees had the opportunity to shop local businesses, such as Franci Jewelry, Swirls Cupcakery, ShopBlushNY.com, and Corto's Salon. Wednesday night, VIP guests got the chance to mingle with the designers at Mike A's Lounge inside the Hotel Lafayette.