Breaking Down the Best of Seattle Fashion Week

Seattle Fashion Week is in its eighth year, and keeps getting bigger and better. Under a new management team, SFW2011 promises to be a place where local designers and fashion-conscious consumers can get early access and the first look at emerging fashion trends. Come see what’s new for spring and summer 2011.

Wednesday, May 4
Seattle Fashion Week Launch and Afterparty (for 21+)
7:00pm – 10:00pm
Trinity Night Club, Main Room
111 Yesler Way
Seattle, WA 98104

Featuring a meet-and-greet with Seattle’s own Jeffrey Williams, from Bravo’s “Project Runway: Season 2”. And meet the 2011 winner of the Bravo TV Reality show: “The Fashion Show”.  Trinity will have three rooms hosted by amazing DJs  – New York City’s Celebrity DJ Roxy Cottontail, Bollywood with DJ Kazan, and disco/funk with Miss Broadway. See live mannequins showcasing some of Seattle’s best designers: Mac Fashion House, Madina Vadache, MEKA Resort Wear, Pia Johns, and House of Mess. Purchase tickets at $10 Student (must show proof of Student ID); $15 General Admission; $25 VIP Tickets including one premium cocktail.

Saturday, May 7
Seattle Fashion Week Trunk Show
2:00pm – 5:00pm
Club Sur
2901 1st Avenue South
Seattle, WA 98134

Come for shopping, music and entertainment. Gypsy Palace Boutique will give a 20-minute fashion show “Apocalyptic Circus” at 3:00pm. Amazing stunts like hoopdancing and acro-yoga. Shopping from vendors such as Ahni Radvanyi, Gypsy Palace Boutique, Lauren’s Gemstone Jewelry, Lucy Loves Ethel Clothing, MacFashion House and Xocai Healthy Chocolate. And live electronic music by the talented Subaqueous (aka Isaac Markum). Tickets are CASH ONLY at the door. $10/person. Get a $5 off voucher online at before May 6.

Thursday, May 12
Seattle Fashion Week Men’s Fashion & Concert Night
7:00pm – 2:00am
King Cat Theater
2130 6th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98121

Come out and ogle designs from Darkheart Eco Apparel, Dorsia, Jordan Klein, Voss Rock, The Finerie collection: Avva, Built For Man, Moods of Norway and more. Music by Adrian, Doxology, Eclectic Approach, The Slants, and Jennifer Newberry. General admission: $40/person at the door.  Save $15 on tickets by ordering online before 5/5 and get 25% off between 5/6 – 5/11.

Friday, May 13
Finale Night
7:00pm – 2:00am
King Cat Theater
2130 6th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98121

Seattle Fashion Week 2011 ends the week with the hottest collections for your viewing pleasure. See a full range of collections by Alexandra Parry, Anna Dicklhuber, The Finerie, H.O.I.A., and The Finerie collection: Abi Ferrin, Elmidae, Heilyke, Madina Vadache, Yoana Baraschi and more. General admission: $40/person at the door.  Save $15 on tickets by ordering before 5/5 and get 25% off between 5/6 – 5/11.

Sunday, May 15
Jennifer Newberry Album Release Party & SFW2011 Wrap Up Party
7:00pm – 2:00am
1001 Fairview Avenue North, #2000
Seattle, WA 98109

Seattle sensation, Jennifer Newberry, is slated to release her highly anticipated second album “Inspiration From The Rain”. Jennifer Newberry will be celebrating her birthday and the release of her new album in a launch party in conjunction with Seattle Fashion Week 2011 Wrap Up Party. There is no cover charge for this event. Come hear Jennifer give a live performance, including her debut single from her new album, “I Don’t Care”.


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