With Denver Fashion Week (DFW) less than a week away, it’s looking to be our busiest season yet. There is something for everyone, from the casual shopper to the fashion devotee, including runway shows, workshops and networking events.
For anyone who can’t make the runway shows but wants to partake in the festivities, businesses around Denver are helping you do just that. In celebration of DFW, locales in the fashion industry will host events where you and your friends can come network, collaborate, shop, enjoy and enter for a chance to win tickets to DFW.
Take a look at the full list of events below. Support local and celebrate the first official DFW.
Bonus: All these events are free to attend!
Industry Meet Up presented by Fashion Group International Denver
When: March 19, 6-8:30 p.m.
Where: Four Seasons Hotel Denver – 1111 14th St., Denver
The Event: Come mix and mingle with other fashion professionals to celebrate the kickoff of DFW at Four Seasons Hotel Denver. Fashion Group International (FGI) is one of the city’s most significant fashion professional organizations devoted to helping its members become more effective in their careers. Join FGI members and the best of the DFW community for drinks, networking and celebration. Make sure to RSVP here.
When: March 11-17
Where: 4347 Tennyson St., Denver
The Event: In the week leading up to DFW, Spruce will celebrate with 10 percent off retail to all ticket holders. All you need to do is come to Spruce and show them your ticket at checkout. Don’t have a ticket yet? Spend $50 or more on retail and be entered to win two tickets for you and a friend. The winner will be announced on Sunday, March 18.
For more information, visit their Facebook Event Page.
Sous le Lit Boutique
When: March 18-25
Where: 1620 Platte St., Denver
The Event: Sous le Lit is hosting a full week of fashion events in celebration of DFW. From 10 percent off retail for all DFW volunteers and in-store shoppers, to raffling prizes via social media, every day holds something new for shoppers to experience. There’s even a store happy hour. For a full list of events and on which night, visit their event calendar page.
Velvet Wolf Boutique
When: March 18-25
Where: 2501 Dallas St., Aurora
The Event: Denver Fashion Week participant, Velvet Wolf, will offer 20 percent off any purchase during DFW. Customers only need to show the front desk their DFW ticket for any DFW event. And be sure to catch Velvet Wolf grace the runway on Saturday, March 24.
When: March 20, 6-9 p.m.
Where: 2359 W Main St., Littleton
The Event: Details Boutique will have a personal fashion stylist and models wearing their latest trends. They will also have nail and hair stylists showing new colors and styles. Appetizers and refreshments will be served, prizes will be raffled and there will be shopping discounts storewide.
Rockmount Ranch Wear
When: March 21, 3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Where: 1626 Wazee St., Denver
The Event: Enjoy a sip-and-shop at Rockmount Ranch Wear — a vintage and rustic shop selling all your favorite wild west attire. They’ll also raffle off tickets to DFW.
Live Print Pop-Up at Abstract
When: March 20, 7-11 p.m.
Where: 742 Santa Fe Dr., Denver
The Event: Join Abstract Denver for a DFW pop-up party at its new location off Sante Fe. The shop will give away exclusive DFW shirts created via a one-time-only live print during the event (available only while supplies last). In addition, there will be new product releases, free drinks and a DJ. Don’t miss out.
Little White Dress Bridal Shop
When: March 21, 4-7 p.m.
Where: 1130 31st St., Denver
The Event: Little White Dress Bridal Shop will host a store event on March 21. Sip, shop and enter for a chance to win two DFW tickets to the show of your choosing.
THE COLLAB.DEN x Denver Fashion Week
When: March 21, 7-11:30 p.m.
Where: 321 East 45th Ave., Denver
The Event: Join the minds behind THE COLLAB.DEN on Wednesday, March 21 at Fort Greene Bar for a Collab.Den x DFW party. Sponsored by Good Chemistry, this event is free and open to the public. Pop-up portraits will be created throughout the evening with a featured photo gallery from the last two COLLAB.DEN art exhibits. Prints will be $15 each, and all proceeds with go to The Burnes Center on Poverty and Homelessness.
Ooh! Aah! Jewelry
Sarah O. Jewelry
When: March 23, 3-7 p.m.
Where: 4301 Tennyson St., Denver
The Event: Sarah O. Jewelry will raffle off tickets to DFW for the National Designers Show that will take place on Saturday, March 24. You can enter the raffle with any purchase from March 18-23. Also, enjoy a sip and shop event on Friday, March 23, 3-7 p.m. If you make a purchase during the event, you get entered into the raffle twice.
Bonus: Goose and the Goat
When: March 25, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Where: 2501 Dallas St #174, Aurora
The Event: What oufit would be complete without the shoes? Goose and the Goat will be hosting a trunk show with the local shoe brand called Poppy. Stop by to find some new shoes for the last night of Denver Fashion Week.
DFW is March 18-25. For more information, visit denverfashionweek.com. Tickets for each night can be purchased here. DFW is sponsored by European Wax Center, Whole Foods, Visit Denver, Denver Arts & Venues, Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum, Quantum Water, LivWell Enlightened Health and Blume Honey Water.