The first Denver Fashion Week (DFW) is here, and you don’t want to miss these designers traveling all the way from New York City. Not only have they styled celebrities, they have collaborated on hit shows like HBO’s Game of Thrones, proving that whatever they bring to the DFW runway will not disappoint.
Designer: Stevie Boi
The Lowdown: Stevie Boi is an American fashion designer and founder of luxury eyewear line, SB Shades. His iconic eyewear has gained praise across the globe and has caught the attention of stars such as Beyoncé, Madonna and Britney Spears.
Designer: Hogan McLaughlin
The Lowdown: Hogan McLaughlin is a former professional ballet dancer-turned-fashion designer. His designs draw inspiration from the gothic and early-renaissance areas, making him a perfect match for his high-profile clients, like Lady Gaga. McLaughlin has also worked as an illustrator for HBO’s Game of Thrones, Showtime’s Penny Dreadful, and History Channel’s Vikings.
Designer: Anthony Manfredonia
The Lowdown: Anthony Manfredonia began his illustrious career as Beyoncé’s stylist. Now, his celebrity lineup includes Miley Cyrus, Rihanna and Joe Jonas. DFW guests can expect metallics, embellishments and corsetry to appear as part of his runway show.
Designer: Lamine Baden Kouyate
The Lowdown: Xuly.Bët means “open your eyes wide” in Wolof, the main language of Senegal, where Lamine Baden Kouyate is from. His designs focus on diversities of cultures that are open to contemporary and new energy that keep your eyes wide open.
Steve Boi will show at DFW on March 22. XULY.Bët, Hogan McLaughlin and Anthony Manfredonia will show on March 24. Get your tickets here.