South Walton Boutiques Host Trunk Shows During SWFW Oct 10-12
October 7, 2013 by SoWal Staff
Several South Walton boutiques will play host to an exciting array of trunk shows and parties during South Walton Fashion Week (SWFW). These trunk shows are in addition to the main SWFW events and runway shows to take place October 11-13 at Grand Boulevard in Sandestin.
Thursday, October 10 (Invitation Only) Southern Fashion House will kick off the week with “Boots and Bubbly” on Thursday, October 10, 5pm-8pm at local designer Stephanie Carter’s headquarters offering a rare insider’s glimpse into her stunning office, a special Judith March and Deja’Vu trunk show and a party that promises southern flare, complete with live music from The Running of the Bulls, champagne served in Mason Jars, fried green tomato appetizers and other exciting surprises.
Friday, October 11 The Seaside Style will offer “Sneak Peeks & Umbrella Drinks” Friday, October 11 from 11-1 at Perspicacity outdoor market in Seaside, FL. Come out for a fun runway preview with umbrella drinks, a steel drum band, and “Bent by Courtney” jewelry.
Saturday, October 12 The Alys Shoppe will host a trunk show on Saturday, October 11 from 9am-3pm with designers from: S.Carter Designs, A.Barclay Scarves, Busy Bees Kids, Letarte Apparel, Turkish T, along with many specialty pieces and the opportunity to mix and mingle with designers from some of these lines.
Other trunk shows and parties throughout South Walton Fashion Week:
Jewel Toffier, Coastal clothing and accessories for women, will host a trunk show at both their Seaside and Gulf Place locations with specials on Saturday, October 11th from 1-3pm. Jewel Toffier designs, produces and manufactures an exclusive line of knits, silks, linens and rayon spandex. They also showcase European lines as well as shoes, boots, fragrance and accessories.
Nicole Paloma, local designer, will raise a glass with her "Fashion Toast" Trunk Show on Saturday, Oct 12 from 11-1pm with signature spirits, giveaways, special Fashion Week discounts & the opportunity to shop her exclusive and limited designs shown on the SWFW runway. The Nicole Paloma Flagship Workspace is located at The Shops of Grayton in Grayton Beach and offers one of the area's only locally designed and sewn collections with true South Walton artistry.
Snap Girls Open House will host a “Fall Fashion Festival” at their Seaside location on Saturday October 12 from 1-3pm premiering a new collection of charmed anklets from Peace, Passion & Positivity. They will also offer complimentary photos with purchase of $20 and up.
Ophelia Swimwear and 30Agear.com will host a Sunday Funday Bikini Brunch at The Red Bar in Grayton Beach on Sunday, October 13 from 11am-1pm. Guests who dare to wear their bathing suits will enjoy $1 Mimosas.
SHOP the BLOCK, an after-hours shopping experience with Grand Boulevard merchants will take place on Friday, October 11 from 9-11 with special discounts and prizes. Pish Posh Patchouli’s will host a “Beauty Bar” for all guests throughout the event weekend at Grand Boulevard for touch-ups from La Bella Donna and Ilia, an all natural organic makeup line, spritzers, boutique fragrances, glosses, lotions and potions.
The Official Lodging Partner Courtyard by Marriott Sandestin at Grand Boulevard is offering special hotel deals on their guest rooms and exclusive pricing on South Walton Fashion Week tickets. Accommodations may be booked by visiting http://www.swfw.org/lodging-partners-packages/
Tickets are $50 in advance and $65 at the door for Friday and Saturday night, $25 in advance and $35 at the door Sunday; and a weekend pass is available for $90 in advance and $120 at the door. Tickets can be purchased by visiting swfw.org. Advance purchase is recommended.
For schedule of events, tickets and additional information visit swfw.org. South Walton Fashion Week will take place in Grand Boulevard at Sandestin’s Town Center.