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Professional Headshot Clinic

Written by Duane Ram – In this current age of selfies and social media fame.  Everyone with a camera seems to claim to be a photographer.  With the advancement of technology, a simple filter or a quick edit can make most images look like they were shot by a professional.  These images are both creative and fun, […]

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 Boutique Showcase Recap

Sacramento Fashion Week’s 10th annual Boutique Show sold out the Auto Museum. The Boutique Show itself was adapted only a couple of years ago, but you’d never be able to tell from the pristine runway and production of the show.  It was brought about to showcase what Sacramento has to offer.  To encourage attendees and anyone […]

WEAVE: Walking Towards the Future

In spring of 2015, a few of WEAVE’s Board and Committee members got the crazy idea to commission a giant red shoe to be used as statement piece for WEAVE’s Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event. And they succeeded. Walk a Mile in Her Shoes is a unique and powerful international public experience which educates individuals and […]

Model Profile: Rachel Anastasia Santiago

Our 10th Anniversary events this year featured 5 showcases. That is the most we have ever had. They included a Boutique Showcase, a Fashion On Film Showcase, an Emerging Next Showcase, a Spring/Summer Showcase and our finale Fall/Winter Showcase. Rachel Anastasia Santiago quickly rose through the ranks of new models that joined the production last year […]

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 […]

The Magnum Opus Dream

Sacramento Fashion Week (SACFW) would not be where it is today if it weren’t for Duane Mykha Ram but the idea of SACFW was originally conceived by photographer Grace Bellesteros over the summer of 2005.   She had gathered a small group of photographers, models and designers to produce a networking event that centered around a […]

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 […]

Allure Salon and Spa

  Fashion dictates trends in the beauty industry therefore hair and makeup for SACFW always needs to be spot on for the yearly trends. Missy O’Daniel, owner of Allure Hair Salon and Spa in the heart of Sacramento has been involved with Sacramento Fashion Week (SACFW) since 2011. At the time, SACFW was a relatively small […]

2016 Fashion Forum Panel

Whether you are already in the fashion industry or thinking that this may be a field you want to delve into, The Fashion Forum will be not only an informative panel, but a lively discussion from topics ranging from how to get your foot into the door to anything asked by the audience. We at […]