As the sun sets in Homewood Alabama, my fashion senses are tingling with excitement! Everyone in the crowd is ready to see hot summer fashions from The Clothes Tree INC. and Gus Mayer styled by Southern Femme, makeup by Gus Mayer cosmetics team, and spectacular hair by Joelle Salon all being modeled poolside at The Hill for the …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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  Hello, fantastic fashionistas! The VIP has been quite busy covering Birmingham Fashion Week events and working on new blog/newspaper articles. Phew! I think I need another Starbucks run! Last night’s [February 27] event was the first annual BFW Lifestyle (Mind, Body, and Soul) runway show. The event featured three07, State Traditions, the Pants Store, …

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