Moda 360 premiers this Monday, June 30th and July 1st, for a two day event at The Carriage House Center for the Arts, located at 149 East 38th street. Moda 360 is a collaboration of Bel Esprit and Fashions Finest, offering media, press, buyers, and fashion professionals the opportunity to discover independent and emerging designers during the fashion off-season.
Artists, furniture designers, international film makers, and live model presentations of apparel and accessories will be showcased in a fusion of art and fashion. Features include a special collective runway presentation from celebrity stylist Melissa Laskin combining pieces from participating collections for looks with attitude. Fashion icon Audrey Smaltz will receive tribute as 2014 Fashion Ambassador and Honoree. A cocktail reception to benefit Friends of the Congo will be held Monday evening from 7:00 to 10:00. Exhibit and runway presentation begin June 30th at 1:00 pm with three showtimes, finishing July 1st with the closing runway presentation at 12:00 pm. Click here for complete schedule information and tickets.
Moda 360 was created to promote independent designers and offer support outside of the fashion calender, providing an innovative platform to present their collections to an audience that might miss them during fashion weeks. Don’t miss this premier before it moves on to LA and London!