FXA Austin Fashion Week 2017
9th Annual Austin Fashion Week, taking place Friday, May 12th through Sunday, May 21st, is the largest fashion event in Texas. Showcasing talented independent and emerging designers, the exciting lineup of events includes: Moda X Mexico, a black tie affair, is the first-ever AFW event of its kind. Taking place on Saturday, May 13th at 7:30pm at The Driskill, Mexico’s prominent apparel and jewelry designers will show their work featuring vibrant, hand-embroidered gowns and artisanal collections. Soirees, an array of events taking place at shops, salons and spas, will continue this year from Saturday May 13th through Wednesday, May 17th. From designer spotlights to cocktail parties, there will be creative happenings throughout the city. Hosts will include Kelly Wynne, and Saint Bernard, among others. Runways & Gallery will be held Thursday, May 18th, Friday, May 19th, and Saturday, May 20th. See full and capsule collections from independent designers, plus your favorite stars from Project Runway like Kelly Dempsey, who will make her AFW debut. In the Gallery, meet and shop 20 additional designers ranging from jewelry to apparel and shoes. Brunch takes place on Sunday, May 21st. Enjoy epicurean food and drinks with fully styled vintage and contemporary looks tableside.