Fashion Week’s spotlight event is the two nights of Runway Presentations, featuring local small brand designers showcasing their latest collections, on Friday and Saturday, March 8 and 9, at The Assembly Room at Art ‘n Motion in the Uptown San Marco area. The Runway Presentations included music, cocktails, designer meet and greets, a designer showroom, and, of course, runway shows, from 6:30 to 10:00 p.m. each night. Here are highlights of Saturday, March 9th.
From March 3 to 10, 2018, St. Augustine Fashion Week events have taken place in the nation’s oldest city. St. Augustine Fashion Week brought together creatives in the fashion, design, art, and nonprofit fields in support of a number of causes.
This stylish event featured runway shows by local small brand designers, who showcased their latest collections. The spotlight event were the three nights St. Augustine Fashion Show was being held at the St. Augustine Record building Thursday through Saturday, March 8–10, 2018. This Fashion Week event featured 16 designers who were featured in nightly shows over the course of this 3-day event.
In addition to the runway shows, food and drinks were provided for fashion-week goers by local vendors, including wine provided by the San Sebastian Winery and craft beers provided by Ancient City Brewing. A cocktail hour with food and drinks were included with all ticket purchases.
Local charitable organizations associated with past St. Augustine Fashion Week events included the Alpha-Omega Miracle Home, SAYS St. Augustine Youth Services, INK Invest in Kids, Daniel Kids, and the Betty Griffin House St. Johns County Shelter for Abuse and Violence. The fashion week events also benefited arts organizations in St. Augustine, including the Lightner Museum and St. Augustine Art Association.