Pittsburgh creatives show their #style

Remember a few weeks back when Style Week Pittsburgh launched its #iamstyle campaign where we featured some of Pittsburgh’s trailblazing creatives? Well! Guess What? The photos are now available for your viewing pleasure. Check out some of our faves!

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Call for Nominations: 2016 Style Awards

Style Week Pittsburgh™ is seeking Nominations for the 2016 Style Awards. The Style Awards honors the leading women and men in fashion, business, and the arts for their outstanding accomplishments.

Style Week Pittsburgh’s Ambassadors and Board Members will select winners based on a number of criteria including the nominee’s merit, accomplishments, strength of nominations, and supplemental information submitted.

Please submit any supplemental documents such as resumes and portfolios to styleweekpgh@gmail.com and include the nominee’s name in the subject header.

Submit your nominations here. Nominations end on May 31, 2016 and the winners will be announced at the 4th Annual Style Week Pittsburgh Style Awards.

Previous Style Awards honorees include Renee Piatt, Harris Ferris, Demeatria Boccella, Stephanie Taylor, Diana Misetic, Philip Pelusi Salons, Studio RAW, Vanessa German, Vanessa Doss, Jackee Ging, LaMont Jones, Bridgette Perdue, Leigh Solomon-Pugliano, and Debbie Norrell.

For more information, please visit http://www.styleweekpittsburgh.com and our page on Facebook.

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

Style Week Pittsburgh Models POP-UP in Market Square

With this year’s Style Week Pittsburgh being less than one month away, event presenters produced a high fashion promotional Pop-up Photo Shoot on Friday, July 11th in Market Square. Check out some of the amazing photographs!

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Model: Klya Stewart

Model: Klya Stewart

Model: Klya Stewart

Model: Klya Stewart

Style Week Pittsburgh Pop Up Photo Shoot

Models: Miyah, Kyla, Andrea

Models: Miyah, Kyla, Andrea

Model: Kyla Stewart

Model: Kyla Stewart

Model: Kyla Stewart

Model: Kyla Stewart

CREATIVE CAST

Models: Kyla Stewart, Miyah Knight, Andrea Weinzierl

Photographer: Michael Edwards

Hair/Makeup: Philip Pelusi Salons

Model Coach: Jay Lee Lemon

Creative Director: Wadria Taylor

Tickets for Style Week Pittsburgh 2014 events are available online: https://styleweekpittsburgh2014.eventbrite.com