Back to School Fashion Show at Parkway Plaza – San Diego Downtown News
Fall is approaching and it’s time to get ready with style, trends and colors in the news. Are you wondering what to wear in the coming season? Petra Ricci, Parkway Plaza’s Marketing and Business Development Manager, produced a fashion show as part of the 50th anniversary celebration. This annual back-to-school fashion show showcased the latest trending looks for both men and women at participating stores.
Fashion stylist and creative director Lise Hoffmeier said, “The event focuses on body positivity and highlights the latest summer and fall fashion must-haves. The hosts are models and runway coaches. It was Alex Foras and Althea Valdez, Miss San Diego Central, who was crowned Miss San Diego just an hour before the show and rushed there to be the emcee.
Fall colors of vanilla latte beige, saffron orange, blue, tomato red and off-white hit the runway. Pantone Color of the Year 2022 is Berry Peri. This color is a combination of various shades of blue and dark purple with red undertones to symbolize the uncertainty and cautious optimism of this era. This color beautifully graced the runway and made the old new again. Current trends give him a ’90s vibe with more relaxed fashion. On the runway, models wore denim jackets, especially ripped jeans. There is a resurgence of vests for both men and women.Flannel shirts were worn by both men and women, along with cargo pants.Girls wore maxi skirts and short plaid shirts.Black leather pants and moto her jacket are also in vogue. Remember the one-strap-down overalls from the 90s?This is just one of many styles of him making a comeback.
First to hit the runway was Drama Kweenz’s classic black and white outfit. They specialize in unique fashion for women of all ages and sizes and are making their debut at Parkway Plaza. Next up was JCPenney showcasing all the latest styles and trends. Windsor showcased some of the perfect dresses for homecoming and special occasions, and Tillys was her leading casual apparel store, showcasing her surf wear and her skate wear. If you love vintage, check out the unique vintage t-shirts and skirts restored at Tillys. Forever 21 closed out the show with their back-to-school collection, which received thunderous applause from the audience.
DJ Mason Dyer spun a tune for the event. The first 50 people to register received a gift card from one of his participating sponsors. The event also included raffle prizes and special deals for back-to-school shoppers. Jerry’s photo booth was there for even more fun, giving guests the chance to take playful selfies.
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Fashion show and lunch hosted by The Country Friends and South Coast Plaza at The Inn at Rancho Santa Fe on Thursday, September 5th. Four.
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The fashion show and luncheon will be hosted by A NEW PATH on Saturday, September 17th from 10am to 2pm at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina. Contact PATH at 619-670-1184 for tickets.
Child Welfare Fashion Show and Luncheon
The San Diego SparkleS Foundation, Inc. will host this event on Saturday, September 17th from 10:30 am to noon. Venue: Hyatt Regency La Jolla. For tickets, please call Vonnie Madigan at 916-799-8900.
San Diego Design Week
The 5-day annual event organized by the International Museum of Folk Crafts includes the International Fashion Show: Diversity Through Design by the International Rescue Commission Small Business Development Center on Saturday, September 24th at 11:30am. and many other events. immigrant and refugee designer. Contact Gladys Hernandez for the full list of September 21-25 events. 452.
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