For the public:
calendars! The local fashion scene truly comes alive during this
celebration of Boston style. Be sure to block off time during the
week to enjoy all the shows, parties, special events, and
educational programming that takes place during what has become one
of the most highly anticipated annual traditions in Boston.
Itís just under
five months until Boston Fashion Week, and weíre very encouraged by
the fact that more than a dozen events are already in the works (we
love the early birds), and those are only the ones we have been
alerted to! So, it promises to be another chock-full, city-wide
Be sure youíre
subscribed to the official Boston Fashion Week email list on
BostonFashionWeek.com, and that you are following us on Facebook and
that Boston Fashion Week started off as, and remains a grassroots
civic initiative designed to build awareness for the great wealth of
fashion talent we have in our very own backyard. We encourage you to
seek out local fashion professionals, buy local, and be instrumental
in helping our local fashion industry thrive!
We hope that
designers, retailers, event producers, and all local fashion
professionals throughout the Boston area have already started
planning on how they will participate.
As some of you
may have already heard, The Tent shows will not be taking place this
year. Although The Tent venue will be missed this fall, the partners
who made it possible the past two years are already thinking about
what shape it might take next year! The Tent partners are also very
committed to supporting the local fashion community in other ways
between now and then. Please note that this means some prime time
for programming has opened up at the beginning of the week for
anyone scheduling an event!
Week works the same way it has since its inception in 1995. Any
designer or event producer can submit a listing to be included on
the official schedule. We ask that anyone planning an event use the
following listing format when sharing confirmed information with us.
||Name of event
Brief (2 sentences maximum) description of event
Name of venue
Venue address (full address)
Contact email and/or phone number
Ticket price (if any/please include RSVP requirements if
event is FREE)
Event website and/or Facebook event page
(where the public can get more detailed information and
of these details are required. Incomplete listings will be
of this information will be included in the public listing.
of this information must be confirmed.
listings should be emailed to
Please include "BFW13 EVENT LISTING" in the subject line.
for listings is Friday, AUGUST 23, 2013
Please be aware
that the earlier listings are submitted to us, the less the chance
of conflicting events.
Boston Fashion Week schedule will be posted to
on Friday, AUGUST 30, 2013
models, make-up & hair professionals, photographers:
When the Boston
Fashion Week schedule is posted at
AUGUST 30, 2013 you will be able to find contact information for all
the events. At that time you will be able to contact
designers/producers directly to find out if they can make use of
your services. If any opportunities become available prior to the
release of the schedule we will be posting them via social media
channels (Facebook and Twitter).
detailed requests for information or interviews to
Please include "BFW13 MEDIA INQUIRY" in the subject line. There
are no all access press passes. Access to events throughout the week
is completely at the discretion of designers and event producers.