Stylebook: Style Week Pittsburgh marks fifth anniversary Aug. 17-20
February 6, 2017 12:00 AM
The 4th annual Style Week opening event, "Freestyle," at the Carnegie Music Hall in Oakland on Thursday, August 18, 2016. Designers James Houk and Leesa Kassler showed off their styles in the fashion show. Style Week Pittsburgh returns in 2017 Aug. 17-20.
By Sara Bauknecht / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Mark your calendars! The fifth annual Style Week Pittsburgh will be held Aug. 17-20 at venues across the city.
Volunteers, designers, stylists, models, boutique owners and other fashion influencers who are interested in participating are encouraged to email StyleWeekPgh@gmail.com to learn more. More details about the week’s events will be posted on Style Week Pittsburgh’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/StyleWeekPittsburgh.
Director Wadria Taylor started Style Week Pittsburgh in 2013 to be a platform to promote and unite the city’s burgeoning arts and fashion scene through public and private events, including runway shows, networking mixers and the annual Style Awards.
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• Still searching for something for Valentine’s Day? Those who spend $25 or more at retailers inside Fifth Avenue Place, Downtown, on Friday through next Tuesday will receive a free cuddly character. Laurie’s Hallmark, Wallace Floral and Katie’s Kandy are among the stores stocked with gift options. Receipts can be redeemed for this offer noon-2 p.m. Friday, next Monday and next Tuesday. (fifthavenueplacepa.com)
• Recently engaged? Get ideas for the big day at Cavanaugh’s Bride Show 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday at DoubleTree Meadowlands. Browse bridal vendors and receive special gifts, including a subscription to Brides magazine. Register: www.brideshow.com.
• For brides to be, Glitter & Grit bridal boutique (5300 Butler St., Lawrenceville) will hold a Lillian Wild trunk show Feb. 17-19. The collection can be customized with laces and colored linings and features gowns and separates made in Vancouver. By appointment only: www.glitterandgritpgh.com or 412-781-2375.
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