Exciting News! Dress for Success Pittsburgh and Style Week Pittsburgh to Partner

We are both proud and excited to announce our non-profit partner for the 3rd Annual Style Week Pittsburgh (SWP)–Dress for Success Pittsburgh (DFSPGH)! DFSPGH promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire and support to help them thrive. A portion of the proceeds raised from SWP’s Opening Event on August 12th will be donated to DFSPGH.

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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.

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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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 is in the News

Style Week Pittsburgh is featured in the Pittsburgh's Post Gazette Style Book Blog

Style Week Pittsburgh is featured in the Pittsburgh’s Post Gazette Style Book

“If you’re a fan of fashion, here’s some good news — Pittsburgh will hold its first Style Week in August.

From Aug. 7 – 11, a series of fashion-focused events will take place across the city in the attempt to stimulate support for Pittsburgh’s boutique community.”

Read more in the Pittsburgh Post Gazette’s Style Book