Charm City International Fashion Week 2013 celebrates Beverly Johnson, Travis Winkey in Baltimore
The Charm City International Fashion Week is one of the highly anticipated fashion events in Baltimore. The event took place from May 23rd to 25th. The iconic supermodel and reality star of “Beverly’s Full House”, Beverly Johnson, and other well known fashion icons like Travis Winkey, were part of this grand event.
The main objective of CCIFW is to encourage and admire the achievements of deserving talents in the fashion industry. This includes models, designers, companies, agencies and notable professionals. They are honored with the legendary ‘Adam Award’. CCIFW, also, serves the purpose of connecting fashion designers with American manufacturers and those in the textile industry to deliver highly modern products. The event plays a vital role in exposing the Baltimore city and its local designers to worldwide fashion professionals and a larger consumer base.
This year’s celebration included Travis Winkey & Co.’s pictorial retrospective from his unique archive collection. World-class fashion supermodels were ‘ripping the runway’ in unique costumes crafted by famous fashion designers. This was one of the central points of attraction during this event. Charm City International Fashion Week, also, featured industry parties followed by fashion shows & concerts. Along with music and dancing, some testimonials, food and refreshment were served. Crowds enjoyed live jazz and entertainment activities such as spoken word, R&B, neo soul and comedy during the occasion.