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Hair & Fashion Battle All Stars

The Hair & Fashion Battle (H+FB) just had it’s 6th year this past Saturday, September 24th.  This was no ordinary battle.  Event producer Marlett Berry brought out all the stars.  In this All-Star battle, the featured winners of the past five years competed head to head in a hair-raising competition. Not only were there stars […]

2017 SACFW Designer Submission Now Open

Applying For SACFW2017: Sacramento Fashion Week (SACFW) is focused on delivering an upscale fashion event and bridging the gap between designers and buyers.  We strive to deliver a great production through careful curation of design talent and working with some of the best production talent in the area.  Our selection is based on originality, construction […]

Fashion for a Cause

The Falls event center in Elk Grove had a steady stream of visitors for the Fashion Car Gala held on Sunday July 31st.  Models arrived at 10AM for hair and makeup.  Apex Barber Cosmetology Student Professional Supply  (BCSPS) provided support for hair and Alejandro’s Studio provided support for makeup with Tec Italy sponsoring product support. By […]

Hair Trend of 2016

Written by Chua Xiong – With 2016 full in swing, mermaids and unicorn hair styles are appearing everywhere. Where did they come from? The finest hair salons located right here in Sacramento California.  An interview with a local hairdresser, Mone’t Ha-Sidi, gave us an inside scoop about that hair life, and which hairstyle is currently […]

Fashion Car Gala 2016

This year’s Fashion Car Gala has been revamped with a new mission and a new production company.   The showcases are being produced by DMR productions headed by Duane Ram who has produced a long list of fashion showcases including Sacramento Fashion Week.  The events this year is benefiting “Joe238” an awareness film about organ […]

Drape with Emily Payne

  Written by Eleni Tavau – I was very fortunate to be able to take a trip to San Francisco to drape with Emily Payne, a fashion designer who appeared on Project Runway season thirteen, at Britex Fabrics. Unfortunately, she did not make the cut. Although, she did gain numerous of fans and came across […]

Calling All Dreamers: Vote Studio FIG

Studio FIG is one of 5 aspiring entrepreneurs vying to open a downtown storefront and win a start-up incentive package valued at approximately $110,000. Studio FIG showed at SACFW 2016 for our ten year anniversary show. We sat down with owner Amal Iqbal to really get to know Studio FIG and how valuable they would be in […]

SACFW 2016 Emerging Next Recap

Written by: Johvana Flores Beauty students and Hair stylist joined their glam squads at Federico Beauty Institute Thursday night February 25th for the Emerging Next showcase presented by the California Endowment.   The designers featured were; Hagen Valencia, Angelina Martin, Zenzele Nuru, Jose Raul Rosales, Amal Lqbal, Christy Jahlea Jahlou, Kirsi sasso, Seekham Thao, and Leo […]

SACFW 2016 Fashion Forum Recap

Monday was day two of Sacramento Fashion Week’s 10 year anniversary celebration.  The forum was two hours long and jam packed with informative advice on not only how to get into the industry, but how to persevere within it. Towards the end of the panel, a young man in the back of the room raised […]

Emerging Next Showcase presented by the California Endowment

The California Endowment is a private health foundation committed to social justice issues that lead to healthier outcomes for underserved communities. From supporting access to health care for all Californians regardless of immigration status to school discipline reform and healthy school environments to safe and thriving neighborhoods and youth empowerment – we aim to lift […]