Stylebook: Dates for Style Week Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Fashion Week announced – Pittsburgh Post Gazette
The third annual Style Week Pittsburgh will take place Aug. 12-16 at venues across the city with a mix of new events and returning attractions, including a kickoff party, the Style Awards and a designer fashion show. Those interested in getting involved are invited to attend the I.V. League Quarterly Fashion Meet-Up event 6-8 p.m. Dec. 12 at 720 Music, Clothing and Cafe in Lawrenceville. RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org or learn more at styleweekpittsburgh.com.
From Sept. 21-27, the sixth annual Pittsburgh Fashion Week will bring back a week of runway shows and other fashion-focused festivities for the general public. Models, designers, bloggers and other members of the Pittsburgh fashion community who want to learn how they can contribute should visit pittsburghfashionweek.com.
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Trunk shows at Clarissa Boutique: Shop bridal accessories in the latest styles for 2015 at 1700 E. Carson St., South Side. Headpieces, veils, combs and jewelry from Ansonia are on site through Saturday, joined by the AA Bridal trunk show Thursday through Nov. 29. Information: clarissaboutique.com or 412-432-3299.
Dove’s trunk show at Goldstock Diamonds & Fine Jewelry: Dozens of collections, including diamond and gemstone pieces, will be at the second-floor showroom in the Clark Building, Downtown, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Jewelry drawings and refreshments also will be offered. Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are encouraged. Information: goldstockjewelers.com/dovestrunkshow or 412-281-1789.
Trunk shows for her at Larrimor’s: Semi-precious and pearl jewelry for women of all ages by Margo Morrison will be at One PNC Plaza, Downtown, Thursday and Friday. Also in store those days, plus on Saturday, will be looks for spring 2015 from Escada. Trunk show hours are 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Information: larrimors.com or 412-471-5727.
Alexandra Grecco trunk show at Glitter & Grit: The New York-based designer is known for bridal gowns that marry modern styles with details inspired by the 1930s. See the collection Friday through Sunday by appointment at 5300 Butler St., Lawrenceville. Information: glitterandgritpgh.com or 412-781-2375.
Pittsburgh Center for the Arts holiday shop: Find unique crafts, fashions, art prints and more for those on your holiday shopping list at the annual holiday shop, featuring works from more than 200 regional artists. It opens with a reception Friday evening and runs through late December. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays and noon-5 p.m. Sundays. The shop also will be open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Mondays in December. Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. Information: pittsburgharts.org or 412-361-0873.
Autumn Pittsburgh Vintage Mixer, Lawrenceville: Browse more than 30 local merchants selling vintage men and women’s fashions, accessories, home decor, art, books, toys and more 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at Teamsters Local Union 249, 4701 Butler St. Tickets: $5 at the door, or free for children 12 and younger. Information: pghvintagemixer.com.
Jeanne Marie Jewelry trunk show at Koolkat Designs: Handcrafted accessories made with Swarovski crystals, Czech glass and other stones by Jeanne Shuff of Fox Chapel will be at 691 Washington Road, Mt. Lebanon, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. Information: koolkatpgh.com or 412-341-2299.
Cute for Christ fashion studio grand opening: The faith-based apparel and accessories studio will hold its soft opening in the North Hills with events Saturday and Sunday. Those interested in attending should contact the business via Facebook at Cute for Christ or visit cuteforchrist.com.
Holiday Mingle & Jingle at The Mall at Robinson: Get into the spirit with shopping, snacks, story time with Santa and more. There also will be a VIP meet-and-greet with Disney star Spencer Boldman. Activities are 2-8 p.m. Sunday. Tickets available at guest services center. The event will benefit the Young Women’s Breast Cancer Awareness Foundation and the Cancer Caring Center. Information: shoprobinsonmall.com.
Holiday savings at Jules Pittsburgh: Through Dec. 31, stop by 4502 Butler St., Lawrenceville, for special savings. Those who spend $100 will receive $25 off, pick up a $75 gift card to earn $25 or spend at least $200 to get a limited-edition burlap tote bag. Information: julespittsburgh.com or 412-687-2000.
For more from Post-Gazette style editor Sara Bauknecht, check out the fashion blog Stylebook at post-gazette.com/stylebook. To have a fashion or style event considered for Stylebook, email email@example.com.