March is here, and thoughts of all those spring fashions are keeping us warm. Events are also heating up the scene: This month you have a chance to be cast on Project Runway, shop exclusive collections at Denver department stores, discuss upcoming trends, purchase rare sneakers and attend a bridal blowout. Here are our top ten fashion events in Denver for March....
10) Projection Runway Casting
Project Runway is casting Season fourteen and accepting applications until March 16; to apply, you must be at least 21 years old. Click here for the online application and your chance to be Denver's next Mondo Guerra.
9) Fur Re-style Event
Noon to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 4
10: a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, March 5
Neiman Marcus in the Cherry Creek Shopping Center
Fur Salon, Level Two
Stephen Stewart , from Neiman Marcus's studio in Whittier, California, will be available for consulting on how to take your fur or leather article and enhance the garment with a modern-day cut. To schedule an appointment, call Susan Moriarty, fur specialist, at 303-329-2600 ext 4533 or 4020.
8) EDGE Fashion Series Presents: Neiman Marcus Spring Trend Luncheon
Noon Friday, March 6
EDGE Restaurant in the lobby of the Four Seasons
1111 14th Street
EDGE restaurant will host this lunch-time event in collaboration with Neiman Marcus, which will show all the must-haves for spring 2015. A ticket is $22 and you must reserve your spot by calling 303-389-3050. Click here for more information.
7) Denver SneakerFest III
Saturday, March 7
3203 Quebec Street
Denver SneakerFest is trying to elevate the shoe game to new heights. Presented by Sick Kicks Society of Denver and Kickspawn.com, the buy, sell and trade event has been touring the country and will land in Denver on March 7. The price of admission, $10, also allows you to bring in three pairs of shoes for trade or sale. Click here for more details.
6) Start Up Fashion Presents: Designer Discussions Denver
6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 11
Mildred & Bernice Studio
4241 Jason Street
This month's Start Up Fashion discussion will focus on branding brilliance. The duo behind the success of Denver Style Magazine will tell you what it takes to create a brand in the often-crowded fashion industry.
Spend the evening with your fellow makers, movers and shakers as you learn how to grow your brand while sipping wine and eating cookies. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased online here.
5) Slight Jewelry Trunk Show
Noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, March 12
239 Detroit Street
Stop by Garbarini in Cherry Creek North today to meet the accessory designer behind Slight Jewelry. Click here for more information.
4) Denver Style Magazine: Meet, Mix, and Mingle
10 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, March 14
Punch Bowl Social
This month head to Punch Bowl Social for drinks, apps, bowling and your chance to mix, meet and mingle with the Denver Style Magazine team. Get set up as a contributor, meet other style bloggers and bowl til you can’t bowl any more. The event is free, but you should reserve a spot online here.
3) Saint Laurent Trunk Show
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, March 19 through Saturday, March 21
Neiman Marcus in Cherry Creek
Ladies Shoes, Level One
This trunk show will feature “the best spring 2015 party shoe,” according to Vogue. Saint Laurent designer Hedi Slimane reboots platforms for the 21st century in this collection, and her interpretation is a bedazzled disco shoe for the modern woman.
2) Denver Style Magazine Presents: Photography for Brands
7 to 10 p.m. Wednesday, March 25
539 East Mississippi Avenue
Denver Style Magazine is holding its first workshop on photography, focusing on braids. Although the event is geared towards photographers, boutique owners, Etsy creators and designers are encouraged to attend. Instruction will include photographing mannequins and photographing live models. You can register for $25 online here.
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1) Bridal Bash
6 to 10 p.m. Saturday, March 28
Bridal Bash is an evening of bridal fashion, beauty and design that supports Brides Against Breast Cancer. This event will give you a sneak peek into bridal fashion and beauty trends; you can enjoy snacks and a signature drink as you mingle with wedding professionals and engaged couples, then bid on once-in-a-lifetime experiences and hard-to-get items in the silent auction. The fashion show will feature gowns from Denver's top three bridal shops, hair and makeup styling from Denver's renowned Matthew Morris Salon and Skincare, dapper looks for the gentlemen from Sully & Co, and decorations and event design by Alan Perry Productions. Click here to get tickets, ranging from $35 to $400.