Friday, Sept. 12

Pre-Tampa Bay Fashion Week Kick-Off at International Plaza & TBFW Hot Spot

Time: 10am-9pm ~ style sessions available daily from Sept. 12-20

Location: International Plaza and Bay Street (2223 N. Westshore Blvd., Tampa, FL 33607)

Fashion stylist consultations from Friday, Sept. 12 thru Saturday, Sept. 20. International Plaza will offer shoppers complimentary fashion consulting and personal shopping services in the Grand Court Fashion Week Office presented by Ballard Designs. IP Stylists will present the latest fall trends and get you Fashion Week-ready for festivities kicking off on Wed, Sept. 17.

Enjoy a runway show presentation on Friday, Sept. 12 at 6:30pm, presented by Dillard’s.

Plus, for ONE DAY ONLY ~ on Friday, Sept. 12 ~pick-up your Tampa Bay Fashion Week runway show tickets (for Wed, Sept. 17) from 4pm-9pm at International Plaza.  Miss the lines on Wednesday, Sept. 17 and pick up your runway show tickets early!

Price Tag: FREE to attend, but bring your purse to shop the latest fashions for the season!


Wed, Sept. 17

Designer Presentations & FWTB Boutique

Time: Doors Open at 6pm for the FWTB Boutique. Runway shows start at 7pm

Location: Hilton Tampa Downtown (211 N. Tampa St. in Tampa)

Exhibitor boutique featuring local businesses that support a fashion-forward Tampa Bay and runway show from some Tampa Bay and surrounding area’s fashion designers.

Designer Line-Up

  • Alexandra Lin
  • Crystal Hefner
  • Chavon Shree
  • Desire’e Marie Design
  • Elizabeth Racker
  • Kato Potato by Kato Kaelin
  • KalaXpress by Sumita Bhojwani
  • Lolodaisy by Lorena
  • Rhonda Shear Intimates by Rhonda Shear
  • Sanford-Brown College IADT School of Design: Student Designer Showcase featuring: Gabriela Dobreva, Laura Hoyos, Maria-Christina “Christie” Logdeser and Katarzyna Zuzak

VIP Wednesday Fashion Pass (limited seats available)
Includes one VIP seat to runway shows on Wednesday, Sept. 17, exclusive VIP Trendsetter Swag Bag, complimentary drinks and exclusive access to the designers and fashions following the completion of runway shows.

Price Tag: $100 (Tickets at the door are $125 pending availability.)

Wednesday General Admission
Includes general admission seat to runway show on Wednesday, Sept. 17. Cash bar.

Price Tag: $40 (Tickets at the door are $65 pending availability.)

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Official After-Party: Anise Global Gastrobar, 777 N Ashley Dr, Tampa, FL 33602

Thurs, Sept. 18

Swanky Soirée

Time: 6:30-9:30pm

Location: Mahaffey Theater (400 1st Avenue South in downtown St. Petersburg)

We’re excited to have the fifth annual Swanky Soirée event in Tampa Bay Fashion Week 2014! The event will feature an elegant evening of fabulous food, decadent desserts, wonderful wines, Latin rhythms by Sol Caribe, a live auction, and a fashion show by White House | Black Market, all benefiting Brookwood Florida!

Founded in 1927, Brookwood Florida provides a unique, life-changing residential program for non-pregnant, non-addicted, at-risk girls between the ages of 13 and 21. The agency typically serves between 100 and 110 girls per year who have suffered abuse, neglect, homelessness and serious family dysfunction. Along with a safe and nurturing environment, Brookwood provides a four-part program that includes education, job skills training, independent living preparation, and mental health counseling. The agency also offers three residential tiers with increasingly more independent living conditions to help our clients move steadily toward self-sufficiency and reintegration within the community.

Price Tag: $125

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Baubles & Beer Fashion Party

Time: 7:30-10pm

Location: Green Bench Brewing Co. (1133 Baum Ave N, St Petersburg, FL 33705)

Grab your favorite fashion friends and join us for shopping this fun accessories vendor exhibit featuring jewelry, handbags, and more from: Eugenia Woods, Ella Bing, Mod Jewelry, Monstruosité by Dolly Donshey, and Strands of Sunshine! Plus delicious beer tastings from St. Petersburg’s first craft microbrewery!

Price Tag: Free!


Fri, Sept. 19

VIP Model Behavior Cocktail Reception

Time: 6-8pm

Location: TBD ~ More Information Coming Soon!

Join us for Tampa Bay Fashion Week’s signature Model Behavior Cocktail Reception where you can mix and mingle with featured 2014 designers, sponsors, models and fashion followers. Enjoy complimentary drinks, plus delicious appetizers and raffle prizes!

Price Tag: $100 (This event is typically invite only. We have a limited number of tickets for sale. Tickets will NOT be available at the door!)

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Sat, Sept. 20

Kid Couture at Glazer Children’s Museum

Time: 10am-noonLocation: Glazer Children’s Museum (110 W. Gasparilla Plaza in downtown Tampa)

Tampa Bay Fashion Week and the Glazer Children’s Museum presents Kid Couture! Fun fashion workshops, stylish crafts and more ~ grab your cute kids and enjoy some family-friendly fun at the Glazer Children’s Museum!

Price Tag: Free with admission ticket to Glazer Children’s Museum
(You must be accompanied by a child to attend…the kids run this cool event!)
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