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 [...]

VIP Interview: Designer Mandi Faulk

Hello, hello, hello, fashionistas!  I have a fabulous interview to share with y’all today…the interview with the darling designer, Mandi Faulk! She was the winner of the 2012 BFW Emerging Designer Competition. So, without further ado, I present to you, the interview with the fantastic Mandi Faulk! Tell us a little about yourself! I’m a twenty-seven [...]