Talented, Columbian designer, Claudia Gonzalez Pruitt, showcased her unique brand Beso Moda in the runway. Beso Moda reflects the style of the modern woman. Pruitt’s extensive training in fashion and textiles has influenced her unique sensibility.
On Tuesday, March 12th, 2013 -The second day of fashion week was hosted by LA’s popular store, Brigade LA. With their eclectic mix of designer brands, Brigade LA is driving downtown fashion into the future. The show also featured the contemporary women’s boho chic collection by XCVI. Using versatile fabrics and thoughtful styling, XCVI fashions clothing for women who believe in style, without sacrificing the luxury of comfort. Style Fashion Week LA Day 2 of fashion was held at the historical Vibiana at 214 Main Street in downtown Los Angeles, CA from 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm.
Other designer showcased were Paulie Gibson, Civil Society, and Rudsak. Since 2009, Paulie Gibson designs have graced the glossies, runways, and award ceremonies of the fashion elite. This expertly trained designer creates pieces that reflect opposing forces and concepts. Paulie Gibson’s 2013 collection ‘Blueprint’ will be his largest, most impressive collection to date, promising to be both cutting-edge and unexpected. Founded in 2007 by fashion designer Brad Schwartz, Civil Society is a brand that occupies a unique place in the landscape of American and European design. Civil Society’s Fall/Winter 2013 design inspiration This season was inspired by the “Urban Lumberjack”. We are breaking the boundaries between the classic English country gentleman and the great American outdoorsman while infusing a downtown edge. We achieved this by merging vintage and modern silhouettes and fabrics, resulting in a collection that delivers a casual yet tailored look.
About Style Fashion Week LA:
Style Fashion Week is the newest and most ambitious fashion week to emerge from Los Angeles. The week of events consist of a welcome party for VIP and Media, followed by five days of runway shows. Initially regarded as the new kids on the block, Style Fashion Week LA has made a global impact on the fashion scene by presenting fashion in new ways, merging interior design with fashion design, and giving Los Angeles based designers a world-class platform to showcase their collections. SFW represents the diverse culture that embodies the people of L.A., making the City of Angels a fashion hub, and being a leader in the world’s fashion community where it belongs.
Fashionistas, celebrities, VIPs and media from the United States and around the world are set to cover Style Fashion Week. Style Fashion Week is the only one of its kind bringing together the top production and integrated marketing teams. For more information visit http://stylefashionweek.com
Photos credit to: Francois Palais/Francois Palais Photography and Alireza Kia/Alireza Kia Photography for Diversity News Magazine.
Editor’s Note: Beso Moda designs were showcased on 3-11-2013 opening night.