Meet the 3 Designers Hosting Pop-Ups at CADENZA

CADENZA, Denver’s newest monthly pop-up nightlife experience, combines music and fashion. Three local brands, Sliv Life, Killionaire and Rael Cohen Jewelry, will host pop-ups featuring an array of items from their collections at the first event of the series on June 18. Purchase tickets for CADENZA here

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Produced by 303 Magazine, “Cadenza” — an Italian word meaning technically brilliant, sometimes improvised, climactic passage towards the close of a concerto – celebrates all things creative and exciting in Denver.

READ: Just Announced – CADENZA Reinvigorates Denver Nightlife on June 18

For local fashion designer Cameron Connolly, founder of Sliv Life, CADENZA is a chance to bring his brand to a new atmosphere.

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Cameron Connolly with his designs. Photo courtesy of Sliv Life.

“Anything DFW and 303 are a part of are usually top-notch,” he said. Attendees can expect to see various handmade and unique pieces from Sliv Life. The brand is known for its colorful, punk rock aesthetic and elevated streetwear.

READ: Owner of Colorado Brand Sliv Life On How Clothing Design Helped him Overcome Addiction and Cancer

Denver-based designer Moses Kisale’s brand Killionaire features bold streetwear silhouettes through handmade pieces. Kisale is making a name for himself in the fashion scene through his recent Denver Fashion Week collection, his recent art exhibition, “Succesex,” and a documentary depicting his journey as a designer.

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Moses Kisale wearing Killionaire. Photo by Roxanna Carrasco.

Participating in CADENZA is another step for Kisale in expanding his platform and Killionaire. “I’m excited to network with different artists throughout the event, seeing the different acts and performances is something I’m looking forward to as well,” he said.

READ: Local Brand Killionaire to Host ‘Succesex,’ a Live Art Exhibition and Fashion Experience

Local jewelry line Rael Cohen Jewelry defines modern jewelry with classic and tasteful shapes and designs. Designer Rael Cohen uses her surroundings as inspiration for her designs, bringing in natural tones and architectural influences to create one-of-a-kind pieces.

CADENZA is an opportunity for Cohen to showcase her work to a new audience. Her pop-up will feature an array of jewelry pieces created with meaning and intention.

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Rael Cohen Jewelry’s Starlight Set, photo courtesy of Rael Cohen Jewelry on Facebook.

“I’m most excited about the event being well-designed, well-curated and with vibey music and a stylish crowd,” Cohen said. She is bringing a “table full of thoughtfully designed jewelry, each piece having a unique, symbolic meaning intended to resonate with different parts of a person’s psyche, style and taste” to the event.

From Denver Fashion Week to CADENZA, 303 Magazine’s renowned events offer opportunities for local creatives to share their work and provide exceptional experiences for the community.

Purchase tickets for CADENZA here. The first event of the series is on June 18 at 10 p.m. at Void Studios, 1790 S Bannock St, Denver. 

Editor’s Note: Updated on June 14, 2022 to update Rael Cohen Jewelry’s Instagram profile link.