This Sunday, August 24 / 6-8 PM is the final "Strut +Swim" event. The summer must attend poolside fashion presentation featuring local designers and boutiques as well as hair and make-up artists showing off the latest collections, trends, accessories and styles fashions to finish off summer and beyond.
This is the third year Fashion Week New Orleans and New Orleans Hotel Downtown (formerly W Hotel, 333 Poydras) have hosted this poolside fashion fete'. Fashion Week New Orleans is the go-to fashion expert in creating events that embrace southern designers, local boutiques and fabulous events. New Orleans Hotel Downtown provides the rooftop pool, cabana and bar service. And if that isn't enough to guarantee a fun-filled Sunday afternoon the event is free (limited space).
Fashions will presented by Bayou Bikinis a local e-commerce brand debuting their first fashion show, designer Katie Schmidt with her brand Passion Lilie, and lululemon athletica a premiere fitness apparel store located in The Shops at Canal Place. Glamorizing the models will be Voodoo Makeup and The Blow Dry Bar.
For added excited each Strut +Swim event has included a unique mash-up including "New Orleans Songbird" Robin Barnes and Donald Surtain, synchronize swimming by Waterbeams and the August 24 show will feature a special hip-hop dance performance by Kynt Bryan, Loyola University Dance Instructor.
Strut +Swim is sponsored by Fashion Week New Orleans, Ciroc Vodka, and party favor from Spiker.
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