Style Week Pittsburgh showcases local and international fashions

Style Week Pittsburgh. Photo © Juan Carlos Silva

Style Week Pittsburgh. Photo © Juan Carlos Silva

Various locations

August 12  16
Various times

Practice your catwalk and strike a fierce Vogue pose for the return next week of Style Week Pittsburgh 2015.

The 3rd annual event will take place on August 12-16 at locations around the city. A showcase of both local and international fashion and style talents, the event celebrates Pittsburgh’s unique fashion scene while presenting forward-thinking fashions from around the world.

Style Week Pittsburgh. Photo © Juan Carlos Silva

Style Week Pittsburgh. Photo © Juan Carlos Silva

It opens Wednesday, August 12, with a Designer Fashion Show at the Kelly Strayhorn Theater featuring designers Diana Misetic, Lana Neumeyer, Toya Taylor Collection and Jazmin Jackson. A range of industry purveyors will be in attendance, as well as fashion trucks, a beauty and grooming bar, a DJ and cocktails.

On Thursday, August 13, head downtown to Perle in Market Square for the Style Awards, an event that will recognize big names in Pittsburgh fashion.

The “Dress for Success Fashion Show” at Luxe in East Liberty will present a variety of business and professional trends from around the area on Friday. A portion of these Style Week earnings will go towards Dress for Success Pittsburgh, an international non-profit that supports women’s career development goals by outfitting them in professional attire.

Make your way back downtown on Saturday for the Fashion Block Pop Up Marketplace in Market Square. Teaming up with the Pittsburgh Downtown Community Development Corporation, Style Week Pittsburgh invites you to peruse local fashion and beauty vendors at this pop up market.

Style Week Pittsburgh 2015 ends on Sunday with a Hat Fashion Show and Brunch. Don your best headpiece at this closing fashion show, presented by Gina Mazzotta Millinery.

Wadria Taylor of Style & Steel, LLC. is the founder and director behind this whirlwind week of Pittsburgh fashion. Buy tickets and register for events today.