Denver’s biggest and most well-produced fashion show – Denver Fashion Weekend– is back this Spring with a lineup of designers, stylists and artists that will be better than ever. Taking place at City Hall Amphitheater, Denver Fashion Weekend brings together Denver’s finest for four nights full of fashion from local and national designers, and a hair show featuring Colorado’s most talented stylists. DFW will once again celebrate Colorado’s artistic community by showcasing their spring/summer 2015 collections and hair designs. DFW Spring ’15 Schedule: Wednesday, April 29: 303 Awards + SW Hairstyling Awards Thursday, April 30: Street Wear Night – Brands TBA Saturday, May 2: Local and National Fashion Sunday, May 3: Hair Show Denver Fashion Weekend Spring ’15 tickets are NOW AVAILABLE. This event sells out every year, so purchase your seats or tickets now before they’re gone! Last spring, 303 Magazine introduced the Colorado Hairstyling Awards. This year, we’re expanding and making it the Southwest Hairstyling Awards, involving surrounding states in the nomination process. 303 selected a panel of judges – made famous for their work in the hair, makeup and fashion industries – to judge the Southwest Hairstyling Awards. The winners will be announced at the award show on Wednesday, April 29. SW HAIRSTYLING AWARDS NOMINEES MASTER HAIRSTYLIST Katie Nielsen – Salona Mar – Salona, California Eric Gomez – Preen Salon – Fresno, California Amy Freudenberg – Bravo Salon – Scottsdale, Arizona Jake Thompson – Lunatic Fringe Salon – Salt Lake City, Utah Chad Seale – Shear Excellence – Salt Lake City, Utah Geno Chapman – Julian August Salon – Redlands, California SOUTHWEST HAIRSTYLIST OF THE YEAR Ron Lopez – El Salon – Denver, Colorado Drew Noreen – Pucci Salon – Scottsdale, Arizona Shannon McPeek – Lanza Haircare – Dallas, Texas Nekisa Addis – Tribez – Danville, California Julie Mustoffa – The Parlour – Denver, Colorado Dennis Clendennen – Dionysus Salon Spa – Woodlands, Texas Jeremy McDougle – Lunatic Fringe Salon – Salt Lake City, Utah Ray Hornback – The Cutlery – Fort Collins, Colorado Heggy Gonzales – Aveda Institue – Provo, Utah SOUTHWEST HAIR COLORIST OF THE YEAR Nicole Davis Higgins – Three Cutters – Denver, Colorado Khara Holmes Lyons – Halo Salon -Denver, Colorado Hallie Adrian – Starling Salon- Denver, Colorado Brooke Evans – Matthew Morris Salon -Denver, Colorado Alicia Funk – Beauty Brands – Lone Tree, Colorado Lupe Voss – Julian August Salon – Redlands, California Dean Roybal – Planet Salon -Los Angeles California Gloria Ann Garcia – Provoke Salon -Visalia, California Freddy Solis Provoke Salon -Visalia, California COLORADO HAIRSTYLIST OF THE YEAR Shareena Reardon – Mode Salon – Littleton, Colorado Ramon Corro – Starling Salon – Denver, Colorado Chelsea Garcia – Antoine Du Chez – The Spa at Cherry Creek – Denver, Colorado Bonnie Weigle – Halo Salon – Denver, Colorado Ted Medina – Ted’s Hair Studio – Denver, Colorado J Audrey Nelson – J Audrey Hair Studio Denver, Colorado Joe Denny – Antoine Du Chez – Centennial, Colorado Miranda Vineyard – Swank salon Denver,Colorado COLORADO MAKEUP ARTIST OF THE YEAR Walter Ramos Ron Lopez Mel Akana McIntosh Lilian Marsh Becky Laschanzky Ryan Griffith Karly Porter Cha Cha Romero Cassandra Garza AVANT GARDE Kali Jones – Circa Salon – Las Vegas, Nevada Collin Lee Scott – The Wild Hare Salon – Santa Fe, New Mexico Hallie Adrian – Starling Salon – Denver, Colorado Jay Morgan – Antoine Du Chez, The Spa at Cherry Creek – Denver, Colorado Julie Mustoffa- The Parlour – Denver, Colorado Katie Brenner – Freelance – Denver, Colorado Alicia Funk – Beauty Brands -Lone Tree, Colorado Ray Hornback – The Cutlery – Fort Collins, Colorado Katie Brenner – Salon Palazzo -Denver, Colorado NEWCOMER Ming Min – Freelance – Denver, Colorado Stephan Lauren – Phoebe Terese Salon – Denver, Colorado Tyler Guerrero -Heinz salon- Denver, Colorado As an addition to the SW Hairstyling Awards, 303 is also bringing back the 303 Awards, where the magazine recognizes local artists, street artists, restaurants, boutiques, designers and more. The nominees are in and we need your help to decide who wins. VOTE below for your favorites and find out who wins at the award show on Wednesday, April 29. 303 AWARDS NOMINEES DENVER ICON/ 303 HALL OF FAME Peyton Manning Chris Parente Joyce Meske Mickey Zeppelin Donna Baldwin Mike Dunnafin John Hickenlooper SPA Antoine Du Chez, The Spa at Cherry Creek Spa Universaire Veda (Monaco Hotel) Spa at the Brown Palace Tallgrass SALON Matthew Morris El Salon The Parlour Veda Blondies The Look Antoine Du Chez, The Spa at Cherry Creek Berenices Salon Foushee Phoebe Terese RESTAURANT Panzano Rioja TAG The Kitchen Jax Sushi Den Zengo Root Down Mizuna Fruition LOCAL DESIGNER Rachel Marie Hurst Cartel Noir Jiberish Mona Lucero Stephanie O. Gino Velardi MEN’S BOUTIQUE Steadbrook Andrisen Morton Lawrence Covell Armitage & McMillan Jiberish WOMEN’S BOUTIQUE Garbarini MAX Goldyn Fancy Tiger Inspyre MALE MODEL Tom Firth (Donna Baldwin) Gary Rickard (freelance) Caleb Gardner (freelance) Corey Johnson (Donna Baldwin) Alex Terranova (freelance) FEMALE MODEL Madison Spialek (freelance) Antoinette Rose (freelance) Natalie Wolt (NXT) Radha Kotliarsky (Donna Baldwin) Logan Torres (Barbizon Southwest) Emma Walker (Barbizon Southwest) Danica Kempinski (freelance) FASHION PHOTOGRAPHER Melanie Watson Alain Camporiva Kevin Alexander Nicole Marcelli Sara Ford Lynzi Judish STREET ARTIST Like Minded Productions: Jonathan Lamb and Michael Ortiz Gamma Acosta Jaime Molina Pat Milbery Mike Graves Hari & Deepti ARTIST Natascha Seidneck David Zimmer Amber Fries Paul Moschell Mario Zoots Ian Cain Paul Michel Gemma Danielle Caleb Hahne Myah & Scott Bailey, Sally Centigrade Gallery PURCHASE YOUR SEATS OR TICKETS TODAY!