At a Glance: Miami Fashion Week

Miami Fashion Week started on a high note with a return of honorary president, actor turned designer Antonio Banderas. This year, MIAFW achieved the important spot on the fashion calendar of Council of Fashion Designers of America. The runway event which was rebranded last year started with a press conference and kick-off party on May 31st with a high energy. The one and only runway show specializing in exclusive resort collections promised to be one of the unique and unstoppable fashion events. The week of Miami’s fashion was in full swing with runway shows, master classes at Miami Dade College, black-tie charity gala and fashion week bash with Diego Torres.

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Shantall Lacayo’s diverse collection

This year, 8 designers- Silvia Tcherassi, Shantall Lacayo, Custo Barcelona, Fisico, Yirko Sivirich, Rene Ruiz, Agatha Ruiz De La Prada and Angel Sanchez showcased their Resort Collections 2018 at Ice Palace Film Studio. The show was beyond swimwear with the presence of dresses, gowns, suits, skirts and much more. The four days long runway show ended with the showstopper for Angel Sanchez Miss Colombia 2014 and Miss Universe 2015- first runner-up, Ariadna Gutiérrez.

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Angel Sanchez with Ariadna Gutiérrez

 

By Princika Baniya

Photos: Miami