Saturday, April 16 – Wednesday, April 20 | Various Locations

Join AFW at Soirees hosted by boutiques, retailers, salons, spas, and gallery spaces. Party hop across Austin as you experience trunk shows, mini runway events, designer showcases and more. Most events are free and open to the public.

Click each event name for more details and to RSVP.

SATURDAY, APRIL 16

World Circus Day Soiree

Saturday, April 16 | Noon | Trapeze Texas

In honor of World Circus day, Trapeze Texas is joining up with Fashion X Austin Fashion week to raise funds for the Make -A- Wish Foundation! The Make -A- Wish Foundation is a non-profit organization that arranges experiences described as “wishes” to children with life-threatening medical conditions.

TEXAS LOVES ITALY TRUNK & FASHION SHOW

Saturday, April 16 | 3:00 pm | B&B Italia

Please join Anaya Management and B&B Italia for a curated, luxury brands trunk and fashion show featuring some of Texas’ top designers paired with exclusive Italian artisans at the new B&B Italia furniture showroom.

LEAGUE OF REBELS: SPRING/SUMMER 2016 PRESENTATION

Saturday, April 16 | 5:00 pm | League of Rebels

League of Rebels will present it’s S/S 2016 Suits, Shirts, and Accessories in an intimate atmosphere with live Jazz music, Old Fashioned cocktails by Monkey Shoulder Scotch, and hor d’oeuvres.

HAIRSPRAY & HIGH HEELS; A MODERN COWGIRL

Saturday, April 16 | 5:00 pm | Luxe Apothetique Domain

Celebrate Austin Fashion Week in style with “Hairspray & High Heels; A Modern Cowgirl”. Join Luxe Apothetique for a night of hair & fashion, delicious drinks & eats, and music by DJ Amy.

WAX: CAPYAC’S RUNWAY SHOW, CONCERT & MARKETPLACE

Saturday, April 16 | 6:00 pm | Empire Control Room & Garage

Capyac is a band from outer space that makes music that sounds like this. Our mission is to strip bare the souls of our audience and make them forget where they are. They will dance, or we will punch them in the face with more funk. We may or may not be from France. WAX, presented by CAPYAC, Austin Fashion Week, and Eye in the Sky Collective.

SUNDAY, APRIL 17

BETTY BRUNCH

Sunday, April 17 | 11:00 am | 1206 W. 38th St, Suite 1107

We would like to invite you to Urban Betty Salon’s annual Austin Fashion Week event Betty Brunch, Sunday, April 17th from 11a to 1p.

This event will benefit Austin Classical Guitar, a non-profit organization that supports programs in over forty Austin area schools and hundreds of schools around the world. Our goal is to raise $2,500 to send a student to college for one year through this program.

Complimentary pastries, mimosas and coffee will be served at our Bettys. Be one of the first 25 people to donate a minimum of $10 to ACG and receive one of our infamous swag bags! Visit our Signature Braid and Curl Bar where you can donate a minimum of $5 to get primped and beautified for the rest of your Sunday.

Put on your shopping shoes, because we will have several raffle items offering art, health, cuisine and more!

As always, receive 20% off your next appointment when you book during the party, as well as, 20% off any products you purchase during the party.

Turn Down For Brunch

Sunday, April 17 | 11:00 am | Luxe Apothetique 2nd Street

The 2nd St location of luxe apothetique will be hosting “Turn Down for Brunch” on Sunday, April, 17th, 2016. Partake in our Bloody Mary bar and and nibble on brunch bites while we model our Best Brunch Looks. DJ NAMI will be setting the party vibe, local artist, Mike Combs, will be debuting new work, and we will be having a special gift with purchase.

ART X AUSTIN X FASHION

Sunday, April 17 | 3:00 am | Lure by Y&F

LURE by Y & F presents Art x Austin x Fashion, an exclusive Austin Fashion Week Soiree to discover the emerging innovators of Austin. This social networking experience will give you the opportunity to connect with models, stylists, designers and artists. Pop champagne, enjoy delicious treats and meet more creatives to collaborate with. We’ll even be giving away 2 runway tickets, come out and join the party!

BOOKATAILOR GRAND OPENING & AUSTIN FASHION WEEK SOIREE

Sunday, April 17 | 5:00 am | Hanover South Lamar

We invite you to come celebrate our official Grand Opening and Austin Fashion week with an evening of delicious food, drinks, fun, and fashion. Our Soiree will be April 17th and we’ll be serving up tacos and tequila with a side of dance music to get down to. Food provided by Mesa Rosa, drinks supplied by 4th Tap Brewery, Avion Tequila, and Buddha’s Brew kombucha. Come see how you can be a part of the future in fashion with BookATailor.

TUESDAY, APRIL 19

FASHION WEEK FIESTA: HOSTED BY CONSUELA & RIMIX COSMETICS

Tuesday, April 19 | Noon | Consuela

Dance into spring with us on April 19th from 12-4 for a fun filled afternoon with Consuela and Rimix Cosmetics. Our margaritas are cold, our salsa is hot and boy do we love our piñatas. You don’t want to miss out on all the fun giveaways, photo booth and fiesta bites, so be sure to stop by case de Consuela!

FASHION MINGLE LAUNCH PARTY & FASHION SHOW

Tuesday, April 19 | 4:00 pm | V Austin, 409 Colorado St.

Fashion Mingle has launched our first nationwide fashion directory in Austin, TX! Join us to celebrate with a fashion show in downtown Austin featuring couture gowns by Atelier Benson with models from ButterFly Entertainment. You’ll mix and mingle with Austin’s most fashionable people while you sip and savor delectable hors d’oeuvres.

STYLE, MUSIC & ART SOIREE Hosted By Rare Trends

Tuesday, April 19 | 5:00 pm |RSVP: acook@raretrends.com

We will have a styling contest amongst local bloggers, showing how to style RT for different occasions. The amazing artist Petra Rupp will be hand painting some of our capes, part of our art collection with her and we will be featuring local artist Taylor and The Wild Now. Guests will sip to delicious cocktails and refreshments provided by various sponsors.

BETTY ALIDA SOIREE & TRUNK SHOW

Tuesday, April 19 | 6:00 pm | Fortress of Inca Showroom

Come celebrate Austin Fashion Week with us at the new home of Jack & Lola and Fortress of Inca! We will be showcasing collections by local AFW designer, Jennifer Gaewsky, from her line BETTY ALIDA. Enjoy complementary refreshments and participate in the raffle drawing at 7:30PM.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 20

JEWELRY SHOW

Wednesday, April 20 | 4:00 pm | Mona Lisa’s Closet

Offer participants the opportunity to view our hand crafted jewelry collection by several artisan. Some artists could be in attendance, (trunk show). Models present wearing the products. Merchandise available for sale. Food and beverages provided.

NAAVA Salon and Spa Fashion Week Soirée Honoring Katie Kime

Wednesday, April 20 | 5:00 pm | NAAVA Downtown, 300 West 6th St

NAAVA Salon and Spa Invites You To An Austin Fashion Week Soirée Honoring Katie Kime

Enjoy complimentary polish changes, mini massages, dry-do’s.
Sip cocktails and enjoy bites with NAAVA’s premier talent offering complimentary consultations.

Celebrating inner beauty and acts of kindness.
Benefiting The Refuge for domestic minor sex trafficking.
*Complimentary validated parking available in garage at 300 West 6th St.

MAKE WAVES: KOVAS SWIM SOIREE

Wednesday, April 20 | 4:00 pm | L’Estelle House

Join KOVAS Swim and friends for music, drinks and girls in swimsuits. Meet Katie Kovas and her muses who will be modeling looks from Katie’s 2016 Spring/Summer trunk show, and see her original videos – the design inspiration for her one-of-a-kind textiles. Be the first to view Austin’s newest swimwear fashions, perfect for a day at Barton Springs or one of Austin’s many music festivals.

Nordstrom Spring Beauty Extravaganza

Wednesday, April 20 | 6:00 pm | Nordstrom Barton Creek Square

Join us for an Austin Fashion Week Beauty Extravaganza exclusively at NORDSTROM. On Wednesday, April 20th from 6-8pm, come in for lite bites and mocktails while learning all of the secrets to beautiful skin with facials by Osmotics and color applications by Clinique. Get a free gift during your visit and be ready to hit the runway.

Not available on Wednesday? Then join us Thursday, April 21st from 6-8pm for our Beauty Stylist Master Class sponsored by Diptyque, Osmotics and YSL. Discover all the beauty secrets direct from our certified stylists. While you’re here, pick up your tickets to our Spring Beauty Trend Show taking place on Saturday, April 23 at 8am. Give us a call at (512) 691-3500 to reserve your spot today!

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