Twice a year Las Vegas becomes a fashion epicenter. Buyers, manufacturers, designers, models, bloggers, and the like descend upon WWD Magic, and the slew of other trade shows that have sprouted up alongside. It’s a whirlwind week, and for the last three years, Milka Von Rhedy has added to the excitement by producing six successful seasons of Fashion Week Las Vegas.
The event, held in February and August, Â showcases the work of designers from all over the world, and brings forth an abundance of new modeling talent every season. Models compete to win a highly coveted contract with Envy Models, and gain the experience needed to embark upon a professional modeling career.
Season 6 of FWLV underwent a venue change, moving to the charming Baobab Theater in Town Square, with parties afterwards nightly at the Blue Martini. Opening night featured designs from Australian brand Ninety-9, FWLV veteran designer Daniel Hernandez with his ready-to-wear collection, and a finished with a dramatic show by Twisted Liar. ( see slideshow )
Images by Roger Talley
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