We are on Day 6 of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week and so far we are LOVING what we see! Spring/Summer 2014 is looking very colorful, bold, and glamorous! Vibrant prints, pastels, and bold colors like chartreuse, coral, turquoise, and pomegranate are all the rage on runways. Two Thumbs Up! to the designers who upped up the diversity of models representing their collections, making this one of the most diverse New York Fashion Weeks to date. Check out some of our favorite looks!
What an incredible week for fashion! It’s Day 5 of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week and the runways are still erupting with glamor and high fashion for Spring/Summer 2014. Event producers have not disappointed and various events are convening the who’s who in fashion from all around the world.
Our Style Scoop International correspondent, Wadria, attended an invitation only Lexus event at Milk Studios and had a one one-one-chat with Aaren Camille, Owner and Stylist of Camille’s Closet, an Atlanta based boutique. On opening day of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, her private label nail polish “Camille’s Nail Colour” was adorned by models in Nicky Zimmermann’s fashion show, one of Australia’s most influential fashion designers. Get the full scoop here!
How did you get involved with Mercedes Benz Fashion Week?
My boutique’s nail color line Camille’s Colour sponsored the Zimmermann fashion show. We created a custom color specifically for her fashion show.
Tell us about your company?
Camille’s Closet is a concept boutique located in Atlanta, Georgia. We carry chic accessories and fashion for feminine and dainty girls. Our nail polish line was launched just this year.
How did you get started in the fashion business?
I attended American Intercontinental University and studied Business and Marketing. After completing my final project which was a business plan for a fashion business, my professor encouraged me to launch it. Camille’s Closet was launched December 2010.
Where do you see Camille’s Closet in 10 years?
I’d like to be a national brand…I’d also like to branch into creating lipsticks.
Who is your favorite designer?
I admire Jessica Simpson’s business savvy and versatility.
What advice do you give to other women who want to own their own fashion business?
Try different things to figure out your passion and take it one day at a time.
Style Week Pittsburgh is less than a month away and it’s creating a lot of buzz in the media! Click the links below to find out what some of Pittsburgh’s biggest media outlets are saying about Style Week Pittsburgh! Click on the links to find out what the Pittsburgh Post Gazette and New Pittsburgh Courier are saying about these fabulous events!
For Immediate Release
“The world is watching as models Pop-Up in Pittsburgh”
(Pittsburgh, PA)—Style Week Pittsburgh (SWP) is only one month away and to celebrate, on Tuesday, July 9th, event presenters and partners have announced a citywide Pop-up Photo Shoot to take place at some of Pittsburgh’s most historic landmarks.
“We wanted a show-stopper that gives people the chance to be part of the magic that happens during a photo shoot and on the runway and gets them excited about Style Week coming to Pittsburgh,” says, Wadria Taylor (SWP’s Event Director).
Fashion Photographer, Michael Edwards will shoot models in motion at three prominent landmarks during midday. “With over 30 years experience in Fashion, photography and marketing, I’m very excited to be working with Wadria Taylor and Style & Steel to produce the first Style Week Pittsburgh,” says Michael.
Styled by local stylist Matthew Taylor and Lakisha Patton of Focus Fashion, models will be adorned with wares from Lagelle and Pittsburgh’s only mobile boutique Broke Little Rich Girl. Makeup artist Lyndsie Hinch will have them all looking flawless.
Presented by Style & Steel, SWP debuts in Pittsburgh on Wednesday, August 7th-Sunday, August 11th with five days of fashion focused events. The goal of the event is to provide Pittsburgh a springboard into the national and international circle of high fashion as well as provide five-star celebration of beauty in some of the city’s premier venues.
The Pop Up Photo Shoot will take place between 11am and 1pm. Specific locations include Market Square, the Smithfield Bridge, and the MACY’s clock at 5th and Smithfield St.
Media and fashion bloggers are invited to come along to document this incredible experience. For media and additional inquiries, call 412-519-0182.
STYLE WEEK Pittsburgh Update:
Nikki’s Magic Wand joins Style Week Pittsburgh as CHIC Sponsor