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All is set for the RD Fashion Week 2015! The 6th edition of the RD Fashion Week (FW 2015) will take place from the 9th to the 14th of June in the Acropolis Center in Santo Domingo.
With the support of designers, communicators, fashionistas, models and other personalities of the fashion industry, the details of this annual event were revealed at a celebration held recently at Acropolis. Business and social personalities of the country gathered to this friendly meeting which ended sharing good times among friends with the music of DJ Luz.
The renowned designer Jorge Diep, chairman of the event, said that this year will present for the second time an exclusive fashion line-up, inspired by the “no discrimination” campaign to benefit the foundation Gissell Eusebio Life Transformer, which is supported by the Public Ministry.
He also added that RD Fashion Week (FW 2015) will feature a plus size fashion show of the line Violeta by Mango.
Also in attendance at the celebration was none other than Casa de Campo villa owner and our favorite beauty queen, Renata Soñé, former Miss Dominican Republic, Miss Universe Princess and professional model, who is the face of RD Fashion Week 2015.
As part of the event, on Sunday June 14th a special day for the whole family will be celebrated “RD Kids Fashion Week”, which will include the prize-giving ceremony for the novice designers, as well as a magical evening for children with the participation of over 200 students of the RDFW Academy.
In preparation for the event, Acropolis will transform it’s central atrium into a spectacular theater explained engineer Mario Barrundia, manager of Acropolis mall.
Major national and international designers will present their collections, following the current fashion trends, and 40 candidates of the international competition Men’s Universe 2015 will tae part as special guests.
The event will be sponsored by the Dominican Ministry of Tourism, Acropolis Center, LTB Jeans, Moet Chandon, IFA Villas Bavaro, Fajas Salome, JP Chenet, Dewar’s, Carpard, La Kuora Terrace, Macorix, Style, Fridays, Kentucky, The Factory Social Media, Jardin Constanza and Transekur Premium Transport.
The following photos were taken during RD Fashion Week 2015 press conference at Acropolis Center, Santo Domingo: