Sunday April 27th, 2014, Fashion Happy Hour’s one-year anniversary event was a huge success at the Catalina Hotel in South Beach. The affair was produced by founder Valentina Leon and sponsored by local industry experts, Miami Fashion Network and hosted by Jana from Oj and Cigs and Juliana from A Fashion Soiree. Some 200 revelers browsed garments and accessories from local designers while sipping refreshing wine in a can from newcomer Friends Fun Wine and Voli Vodka cocktails.
The main event set alongside the hotel’s pool, featured a series of retail displays from: Ashlie Redmond, Chesty, CR by Cecilia Rueda, Joahanne Chan, Katherine Cordero, KM Swimwear, Mafe Accessories, Mare Dolce, Paleo, Pom Graphic Design, Saidy El Alam, Stephanie Elise Design, SusyWho, Two Black Onion, Viem Boutique and Wanavana.
DJ Tribu Ultravioleta treated the crowd to sexy sets while, fashion bloggers Macarena - The Material Girl, Carol - Carolosiphy, included Lee - FashLee Unorthodox , Valeria - Chic by V and Johanne - That's Cool Blog presented the runway show and explained their favorite trendy picks from designers: Perinola accessories and Fashion Risk apparel. All the models sported eyewear from recent newcomer to the scene The Razon. The focus was on sheer and satin printed fabrics on wide palazzo pants, halter necklines, flowy dresses and slinky tops. Fashion Happy Hour is a monthly event that takes place at various venues around Miami, for information on the next one visit fashionhappyhour.com