United States second largest fashion event is none other than Miami Fashion Week. MIAFW plays an integral role in the industry by continuing to be the first international platform for the resort season to an audience of A-list celebrities, global influencers and fashion leaders.
This year fashion week held from May 29, 2019 to June 2, 2019 in which many designers showcased the 2020 Resort Collections from both established and new to the scene international designers.
The event kick off with a press conference at Miami’s upscale hotel, the Kimption EPIC Miami, the official hotel partner for MIAFW 2019. The festivities included a kick-off cocktail reception.
MIAFW 2019 runway shows returned to the Ice Palace Film Studios, capitalizing on the city’s prestigious vacation allure, designers like Ágatha Ruiz de la Prada, RR by Rene, Fernando Alberto Atelier, Daniella Batlle, Glory Ang, Vero Diaz, Herminas Reea were among the others who showed debut exclusive resort cruise collections created solely for the 2020 season.
In this fourth annual fashion week, Dominican Republic was the guest country featured an exclusive runway show with acclaimed designers Giannina Azar, Jenny Polanco, Arcadio Díaz, Jacqueline and Monica Varela.
In addition to this, MIAFW also hosted its third annual Miami Fashion Week Summit in collaboration with Miami Fashion Institute at Miami Date College and the Knight Foundation Fund at the Miami Foundation. to focus on the fashion industry’s issues regarding sustainability, ethics, and new technologies. With the support of PORCELANOSA and Lexus, the program will showcase top fashion experts Katharine Hamnett, Stefan Siegel, Neliana Fuenmayor, Lauren Bowker; and more, to empower the next generation of fashion leaders and innovators.
MIAFW’s honorary president, Antonio Banderas joined designers, industry experts fashion gurus, celebrities and influencers on the week’s lineup of festivities. His passion for fashion and style, Mr. Banderas alongside the fashion week team which hosted a series of expert panels, runway shows, parties and charity galas.
The event was a huge success and the world is looking forward to see another many years of it.