The 2012 Launch Party for Lexus Nashville Fashion Week took place at The Hutton Hotel on January 26 and several exciting announcements were made including the week’s finale designer, Randi Rahm, the event venues, model casting calls and ticket sales.
Randi Rahm will show her Fall/Winter 2012 collection as the week’s finale collection on Saturday, March 24 at Lexus Nashville Fashion Week. The runway show that evening will be at the the Pinnacle at Symphony Place, 150 3rd Avenue South downtown. Rahm’s hand-beaded creations have graced the pages of major magazines and illuminated red carpets worldwide. Her designs have drawn rave reviews from fashion aficionados coast to coast including Beyonce, Carrie Underwood, Mariah Carey, Julianne Hough and Halle Berry.
“I’m thrilled to be visiting Nashville as the featured designer during Nashville Fashion Week,” said Rahm. “I look forward to presenting the Randi Rahm couture collection to Music City’s discerning fashion audiences. Having dressed both Carrie Underwood and Faith Hill, I already feel a part of this wonderful community."
This year’s Lexus Nashville Fashion Week events will take place in some of the city’s most historic landmark venues. On March 20-22, events will be at Nashville’s newest music venue, Marathon Music Works. The Parthenon, built in 1897 as part of Tennessee’s Centennial Exposition, will host runway shows on March 23. The final night, March 24, will be in the private event space on the 22nd floor of the Pinnacle at Symphony Place.
Nashville Fashion Week’s designer selection committee is seeking local emerging and experienced designers interested in showing Fall 2012 collections. Interested individuals are asked to submit an application by January 31, 2012. The application is available online at: http://nashvillefashionweek.com/designers.
Tickets for Lexus Nashville Fashion Week must be purchased and are available online at www.nashvillefashionweek.com.