Get ready for Harlem Fashion Week with the S/S17 Collections in Harlem, NYC. Since the days of the Renaissance, Harlem has served as the epicenter of music, literature, art and fashion. As Harlem is being revitalized in the 21st century, Harlem Fashion Week will introduce a new era of fashion culture to the Harlem community inspired by its rich cultural heritage. Harlem Fashion Week will be an explosion of culture that will bridge the Downtown fashion hub to the Uptown vibe for a rich community experience.
“Our goal is to produce an event that will showcase the fashion industry, provide business education for emerging designers, grow Harlem businesses, create a cultural platform and just have fun.” – Yvonne Jewnell, Founder and Producer of Harlem Fashion Week.
Watch Project Runway Designer Viktor Luna partnership message in celebration of Harlem Fashion Week.
The inaugural HFW will kick off with an opening night celebration on September 7th and culminate with Runway Shows on September 9th at the historic Museum of the City of New York on 5th avenue and Central Park. The four-day event will be hosted at restaurants, businesses and cultural centers all throughout the Harlem community and looks to attract 5,000 guest including, fashion industry professionals, members of the media, artists, entertainers, buyers and a host of VIPs.
- Visit Harlem Fashion Week Online for shows schedule and tickets.
- Follow Harlem Fashion Week on Twitter.
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