Fashion Week El Paseo™ 2017

2017 Designers

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Christopher BatesChristopher Bates:

Opening Night Show
Saturday, March 18, 2017 7:00 p.m.

Christopher Bates is a large part of the fashion equation that includes menswear, Milan and Made in Italy.

This Milan based designer, originally from Canada,  studied at the Instituto Marangoni in Milan, a world acclaimed institution that is synonymous with fashion, design....

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Mikael DMikael D:

Opening Night Show
Saturday, March 18, 2017 7:00 p.m.

As a young child in Beirut Michael Derderian was captivated by the creativity that surrounded him as his mother and father designed for their children’s clothing line. In the 90’s the family....

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Michael CostelloMichael Costello:

Stars of Project Runway
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 7:00 p.m.

Michael Costello is one of the most prominent celebrity fashion designers in the world. A self-taught prodigy, Michael has built a massive empire by making women of all shapes and sizes feel beautiful ...

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Jesus and Antonio EstradaJesus and Antonio Estrada:

Stars of Project Runway
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 7:00 p.m.

The Estrada twins first began designing together shortly after Jesus finished filming Project Runway Season 7. Although identical twins, Jesus and Antonio’s design aesthetic is a dichotomy. ...

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Rosetta GettyRosetta Getty:

Thursday, March 23, 2017 7:00 p.m.

Rosetta Getty is an LA based designer and the creative force behind her eponymous label, which launched in Fall 2014. Getty’s lifelong love of fashion began with her career as a model at age fifteen, working with such luminaries as Bruce Weber and Azzedine Alaia. At age 20, Getty decided to formalize her passion ….

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Charketa Char GloverCharketa “Char” Glover:

Stars of Project Runway
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 7:00 p.m.

Designer. Innovative Thinker. FLYGIRL.  Fashion Designer Charketa “Char” Glover was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan in a home with her grandmother who was a fashion designer and seamstress. As legacy…

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CD GreeneCD Greene:

Finale Night
Saturday, March 25, 2017 7:00 p.m.

CD Greene’s designs have been transforming women for over a decade, fusing exquisite fabric and technology to create haute couture perfection. With a woman’s innate sensuality at the core of each design, CD Greene sculpts his dresses for effortless comfort allowing each piece to effortlessly flow and drape around the body. Modern day innovation and old world glamour converge in CD Greene’s creations, allowing them to remain timeless and transcend generations and fleeting design fads.

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Adam LippesAdam Lippes:

Opening Night Show
Saturday, March 18, 2017 7:00 p.m.

New York designer, Adam Lippes began his career in fashion at Polo Ralph Lauren before moving to Ocsar de la Renta where he became one of the youngest creative directors in the world of luxury fashion.
In 2004…

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Chris MarchChris March:

Stars of Project Runway
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 7:00 p.m.

Acclaimed fashion designer and former Project Runway breakout star, Chris March is a fashion and costume designer based in New York City. Originally from San Francisco, he worked for 10 years at Beach Blanket Babylon, America’s longest…

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Christopher PaluChristopher Palu:

Stars of Project Runway
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 7:00 p.m.

While attending the Fashion Institute of Technology, Christopher Palu interned at Vera Wang, assisted at ​ELLE magazine and worked as a front desk receptionist at a NYC hair salon. Right out of school, he jumped into…

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Olga YuditskyOlga Yuditsky:

Le Chien Masquerade Party
featuring canine fashions by Orostani Couture
Sunday, March 19, 2017 5:00 p.m.

Imagine haute couture designer fashion created exclusively — for dogs but with an edgy twist! Orostani Couture is the brainchild of FIT graduate Olga Yuditsky, whose one-of-a-kind, handmade, glitz & glam creations have turned many a head — and tail.

In just 4 short years…

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