Austin Fashion Week as a platform to showcase local talent and the Austin fashion scene
Austin Fashion Week was founded in 2009 by event producer Matt Swinney of Launch787 as a platform to showcase local talent and the Austin fashion scene.
Marvel at the hair and makeup and vintage style show inspired by decades from the 20th century.
Benefitting The Rise School of Austin, The AFW BRUNCH is an opportunity to nosh on a chef-created spread while viewing fashion presentations by local designers and boutiques.
SOIREES is hosted by boutiques, retailers, salons, spas, and gallery spaces. Party hop across Austin as an experience trunk shows, mini runways, designer showcase and more.
Collections presented by most promising emerging designers from around the country
STARS Presented by Bernina returns to AFW with eight prominent designers you know and love. You’ll feel like a celebrity with this rare opportunity to view runway show and meet some of the most popular designers from Lifetime’s hit television series Project Runway.
FINALE is an exciting celebration of the talent in the hometown. It includes an abbreviated awards presentation along with some of Austin’s Favortie designers showing collections on the runway. In addition, the ever-popular Mash Up comes to life on the catwalk.
Austin is the capital of the US state of Texas and the seat of Travis County. The city is the cultural and economic center of the Austin–Round Rock metropolitan area. The most southerly of the capitals of the contiguous forty-eight states, Austin is located in Central Texas, along the Balcones Escarpment and Interstate 35, 150 miles northwest of Houston.
Austin Fashion Week