Chattanooga's first Fashion Week draws to a close

Chattanooga's first Fashion Week draws to a close

August 24th, 2012 by Staff Report in Life Entertainment

Warehouse Row in downtown Chattanooga

Warehouse Row in downtown Chattanooga

Photo by John Rawlston /Times Free Press.

Chattanooga's first Fashion Week, spotlighting local models and designers, continues today and Saturday at Warehouse Row.

Featured on the runway from 5 to 9 p.m. today are swimwear from the Jenna Colina Collection, accessories by Alicia Marie and men's fashions by Marc Nelson.

Saturday's showcases will feature children's designs by Mazie & Ivie with Gigi's Girly Girlz (noon) and teens featuring designs by JBD Dye Worx (1 p.m.). A cocktail hour at 6 p.m. precedes the grand finale runway shows at 7, 8 and 9 p.m. These will showcase the works of Brandon Carruth, Isabel Thomas, Anna Victoria Designs, Regina James, Christian Allana Designs, Julie Bell Designs, Sweet Cycle Apparel and Kelly Jones.

All fashion shows and the cocktail hour are ticketed events. However, pop-up fashion shops, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday, may be entered for free.

Tickets are $45 for general admission and $75 VIP, which guarantees special seating during the runway shows.

For more information, visit www.chattanoogafashionweek.com.