“An Affair of the Hat” featuring Christine A. Moore

Hello, hello, hello fashionistas and lovers of hats! I welcome you to the Vintage Inspired Passionista blog for a fabulous post about the "An Affair of the Hat" event at the Huntsville Botanical Gardens on March 21, which featured elegant hats by Christine A. Moore Millinery NYC (with Gus Mayer, Birmingham). "An Affair of the Hat" was filled [...]

BFW 2013: Saturday Night Finale

Saturday night's finale was full of excitement and anticipation from the heidi elnora bridal runway show to the announcements of the Emerging and Rising Design Star winners--not to mention the headlining designer Tibi. Birmingham Fashion Week 2013 concluded with a big, dazzling bang! The finale began with wedding gown designer and co-founder of BFW Heidi Elnora's collection, which was inspired [...]

BFW 2013: Joshua McKinley and Anthony Ryan

Joshua McKinley, a Project Runway alumnus with "an unapologetically sexualized aesthetic" (www.huffingtonpost.com), showcased a collection that reflected his athletic roots on the Birmingham Fashion Week Runway.  "Running [Track & Field] for so long really helped me to learn about the movements of the body and find things that are both comfortable and fashionable.  If you look [...]

BFW2013: Friday Night Runway

AnnaKay Winford's (BFW 2013 Emerging Designer) collection. Photo Credit: Vintage Inspired Passionista Hello, fashionistas! Welcome to the Vintage Inspired Passionista blog on this blustery day in good ole' Alabama! Today, I bring to you the VIP's coverage of Birmingham Fashion Week's Friday Night Runway [March 1] show! Oh, the event was ever so spectacular! After leaving, I went [...]

BFW 2013: Thursday Night Runway

Hi there, fantastic fashionistas! For the past week, I have been super busy covering Birmingham Fashion Week events. Phew...let's just say I took a really awesome siesta after the Saturday night finale! Awe...I cannot believe BFW is over for the year...I absolutely cannot wait until next year! It will be even better! I bring you [...]