Wednesday, March 21, 6-11pm – Miami Beach Convention Center, Hall D, 1901 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach
Miami Beach International Fashion Week kicked off on March 21st, 2012, spotlighting emerging designers from around the world. The opening night started with a press conference hosted by Grammy Award winning music producer Damon Elliott, Lancome Supermodel Dasha, and international recording star and music icon, Dionne Warwick. The night continued with “Swimwear Designer Showcase” featuring designers such: Emmanouela Iliaki-Greece, Zella Machado-USA, Pais del Sol-Ecuador, De Lancret-Brazil/USA and Minka by Maven-Bahamas. Followed by “Emerging Designers Prelude” which included: Lisu Vega, Zula Studio, Crystal 4 U, By Misha, K. Hendrix, Erin Healy and Eduardo de las Casas. The “Miami Style Showcase” featured designs by South Florida’s top designers including Viviana G. for Petit Pois, “Luxxe Collections”, Kayce Armstrong for “Art of Shade” and “Ema Savahl Couture”.