Fashion and Music go hand in hand so of course we wanted to give you the guide for everything you need to know about Austin Fashion Week. There are going to be a ton of events going on this week at local boutiques and salons featuring some of Austin's most promising designers and stylists. The weeks events will culminate with the Austin Fashion Awards on July 19th. Awards will be given out all with the accompanying soundtrack of some of this blogs favorite bands. Sched.org [http://afw09.sched.org] has the calendar set up so you can personalize your own calendar for the entire week so give the links below a click and see what catches your eye and get out there. We also highlighted some events that we are covering this weekend!
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And the weekend...
July 18th at Tripp Custom T-Shirts
We hosted ours a few weeks ago and now the Fashion Week curators at Study Breaks Magazine have put together a really great line up featuring some familiar names to those that read this blog regularly. Ume, The White White Lights and Team Fabrication will be rocking the Tripp's patio this time and as always there will be some complimentary Lone Star and Sweet Leaf Teas to help cool everyone down. As always profits from the bands personally designed tees will go to the SIMS Foundation. Do not miss this party!!!
JULY 19th at The Long Center
And finishing of the amazing week will be the Austin Fashion Awards at The Long Center honoring the best of the best in the local fashion industry. A full Red Carpet and what promises to be an impressive fashion show with Mike Relm performing DJ duties for the evening and Alpha Rev, The Soldier Thread, Ume and The Octopus Project all performing live. It all begins at 5:30 and tickets are available here. [Purchase Tickets]
Passport to Fashion :: If you purchase a Passport to Passion you get 10% off all purchase made thoughout the week at all of the participating boutiques and salons. [Purchase]