Latino Fashion Week hosted its 6th annual fashion gala at the Zhou B Art Center in Chicago's south side. Filled with great music, art, fashion and great ambiance, this year's theme was "Images of Fashion" which catered to photographers and video-graphers from the industry.
The opening show, hosted by Nina Chantele and Mike Oquendo featured designs by: Nelissa Carillo, Ronald Rodriguez, Sofia Azzad by Sadia Pattison, Personal Privilege Boutique and Noelia Cruz. The "Celebrity Catwalk" featured artists such as: Julian on the Radio (B96), Lourdes Duarte (WGN), Tsi-tsi-ki Felix (Telemundo) Nicole Suarrez (Univision), and few others. New York based photographer Daniel Garriga's auctioned off his its current work at Latino Fashion Week.
NBC's The Voice's Terisa Griffin opened Friday's show " For the Jetsetter: Haute Couture & Resort Wear" and entertained us all with her amazing voice. Throughout the week international designers showcased their current collection and wowed the audience. Peruvian menswear designer, Yirko Sivirich turned up the heat on Friday's show as he presented his menswear swimsuit collection!! Mister Universe Model 2012, Erick Jimenez Sabater, walked down the LFW runway sporting one of Sivirich's designs and made all the girls in the crowd (and boys) cheer him on!! Overall a fantastic week with amazing designs and events!! That is why Latino Fashion Week is in a league of their own.
Tags: Daniel Garriga, Erick Jimenez Sabater, Images of Fashion, Julian on the Radio B96, Latino Fashion Week, Lourdes Durante, Mike Oquendo, Nelissa Carillo, Nicole Suarezz, Nina Chantele, Noelia Cruz, Personal Privilege Boutique, Ronald Rodriguez, Sadia Pattison, Sofia Azzad, Terisa Griffin, Tsi-tsi-ki Felix, Yirko Sivirich, Zhou B Art Center