FORECAST- PORTLAND MERECURY FASHION SHOWPosted BY FRANCES MAY ON April 21st, 2009
I wrote the text for the Mercury’s upcoming fashion issue this morning, and laying out all the details on our upcoming spring fashion show, Forecast, almost made me cry with excitement. The list of designers is incredible:
Reif, Adam Andreas, Isaac Hers, Muntedkowhai, and a remarkable textile designer named Dana Bruington are going to make for an amazing, diverse lineup in our emerging designer showcase! Plus check out the designers showing larger collections: Emily Katz, Dust, MothLove, Kate Towers, John Blasioli, Gatsby, Adam Arnold, Liza Rietz, a brand new men’s workwear line called Smith & Bybee, Holly Stalder, La Merde, Emily Ryan, Elizabeth Dye, another new his ‘n’ hers line called Hunt & Gather, and Frocky Jack Morgan!
Holy kabloowie. That’s not even counting all of the amazing contributors we’re featuring in our accessory installation: Emily Baker, AK Vintage, Better Late Than Never, Rush Accessories, Tanner Goods, Cloud Society, and Pauper Voile! Plus it’s going to be emceed by our own Wm Steven Humphrey with music by DJ Beyonda!
It is going to be an amazing show, and tickets are already selling at a brisk pace. Get yours now!
by Marjorie Skinner