Call for Fashion Designers

Fashion-designers-sketchb-008Style Week Pittsburgh, the year’s most highly anticipated multi-day fashion event, returns for its 3rd year on August 12th -16th. Armed with a mission to raise the profile of fashion focused brands both in the region and beyond, this stellar week of fashion events will be the talk of the city!

All Featured Fashion Designers will gain the opportunity to introduce their brands to fashion editors, buyers, bloggers, and fashion enthusiasts in addition to being part of a national marketing and promotional campaign. Last year, Style Week Pittsburgh received over 10 million media impressions.

The deadline to secure your spot is May 30, 2015.  Limited slots are available.

If you have any questions, please email styleweekpgh@gmail.com or call (412) 294-9892.

Pittsburghers have style and we are going to show it! #PittsburghStreetStyle

Pittsburgh Street StyleStylish ladies and gents, great news! Starting in February, we’ll be highlighting Pittsburghers who have great style on Facebook and Instagram. If you are living in Pittsburgh and want to be featured, send your pictures to styleweekpgh@gmail.com and you just might see yourself on Style Week Pittsburgh’s Facebook and Instagram. We’ll also be scouting on the streets for stylistas with style, so #showyourstyle, because you never know where we’ll pop up!

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New Categories Added to the Style Awards

Style Week Pittsburgh™ is seeking Nominations for the 2015 Style Awards. Nominations end on May 22, 2015. The winners will be announced during Style Week Pittsburgh on August 13th at the Style Awards.

We’ve also added some new categories. For a complete list of categories and to submit nominations, click HERE

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I.V. League Quarterly Fashion Meetup

720ivLeagueQ2You are invited to attend I.V. League Quarterly Fashion Meetup on Friday, Dec. 12th, 6-8 pm. Presented by 720 Instant Vintage, come and learn about Style Week Pittsburgh and how you can be a part of #SWP2015 from its Founder and Director, Wadria Taylor. Light refreshments will be served.

The 3rd Annual Style Week Pittsburgh™ Returns Aug. 12-16, 2015

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The 3rd Annual Style Week Pittsburgh™ Returns Aug. 12-16

PITTSBURGH, November 12, 2014 — Pittsburgh’s most stylish annual fashion event returns for its 3rd year on August 12-16, 2015. Presented by Boutique Marketing Firm, Style & Steel, Style Week Pittsburgh (SWP) showcases local and international fashion trendsetters.

In less than 2 years, SWP has made an indelible mark in the fashion world because of its unique and broad variety of amazing talent that is showcased each year- — designers, stylists, models, businesses, and tastemakers.

With events spanning across the city, SWP celebrates Pittsburgh’s landmarks and diversity. Each event connects businesses and tastemakers with fashion enthusiasts while offering insights into the latest fashion trends. Not only does SWP empower local talent, it partners with a cause each year, which results in the upliftment and increased visibility of communities.

“Each year, I am inspired to to raise the bar because of the incredible brands and talent in Pittsburgh that need exposure. This has resulted in SWP creating unique opportunities and partnerships that promote businesses and Pittsburgh’s profile within the fashion world is beginning to elevate,” says its Founder and Director, Wadria Taylor.

The 3rd Annual SWP will feature the return of some signature events including the Kickoff Celebration, Style Awards, and Designer Fashion Show, along with new additions that will be announced within the coming months.

Persons and businesses interested in being a part of SWP 2015 are invited to attend ‘I.V. League Quarterly Fashion Meet-up,’ a quarterly fashion event presented by 720 Instant Vintage that celebrates Pittsburgh’s emerging fashion scene. Additional details will be shared about SWP 2015 and how to get involved. The event will take place on December 12, 2014 from 6 pm-8 pm at 720 Music Clothing and Café, 4405 Butler St. To RSVP, email styleweekpgh@gmail.com. For more information, visit www.styleweekpittsburgh.com.

For Media Inquiries, email styleweekpgh@gmail.com or call 412-519-0182.

About Style Week Pittsburgh

Produced by Pittsburgh based Boutique Marketing Firm Style & Steel, LLC., Style Week Pittsburgh was created in 2013 to advance Pittsburgh’s fashion scene and promote fashion trendsetters.

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Style Week Pittsburgh Media Event

On Wednesday, July 23rd, Style Week Pittsburgh held a fabulous Private Media Event for its partners, sponsors, and vendors at The Cultural’s Elite in Downtown.

Style Week Pittsburgh Presented with Proclamation from Pittsburgh City Council

Yesterday, the Council of the City of Pittsburgh proclaimed August 11-17, 2014 as “Style Week Pittsburgh” in the City of Pittsburgh. A proclamation was presented to Style Week Pittsburgh’s Founder Wadria Taylor in Council Chambers by City Council President Bruce Kraus to recognize the impact of Style Week in helping to promote economic development within the region.

Some of the many highlights acknowledged in the Proclamation include:

“Whereas, Style Week Pittsburgh was created in order to use style and high fashion as a medium to help promote small business economic development within the Pittsburgh region; and,

Whereas, Style Week Pittsburgh’s signature fashion-focused events will illuminate the City of Pittsburgh under the international fashion spotlight, while enhancing fashion awareness, diversity, and inclusion within the region.”

To view the Style Week Pittsburgh 2014 schedule of events and to purchase tickets/register, visit www.styleweekpittsburgh.com.

 

Style Week Pittsburgh's Founder Wadria Taylor

Style Week Pittsburgh’s Founder Wadria Taylor

Style Week Pittsburgh Proclamation Presentaion at City Council Chambers