The DRIVEN BY DESIGN production team opened L.A. Fashion week on October 4th with a bang. The dynamic duo committed to spotlighting prominent Los Angeles fashion designers, interior designers, beauty, grooming and automotive brands for 1-Day to to promote, feature and celebrate the Los Angeles fashion experience in a unique atmosphere.
The Real Husbands of Hollywood actor and comedian, Cynthia Kaye McWilliams hosted this special event located at the L.A. Mart in downtown Los Angeles. Hundreds of L.A.’s finest in fashion came out to experience this inaugural fashion production created by Lela Christine, Style Editorial Director of Fab Five Lifestyle magazine www.fabfivelifestyle.com along with her co-producer Lori A. Neal of Diamond Interiors L.A.
This fashion extravaganza was like none other that I have experienced. Upon arrival, guests were greeted with tons of goodies, from a taco bar, to gelato, and delightful sweet treats prepared by Ice Cream Sundae Divas. Porsche was the title sponsor and provided cars.
The Driven By Design L.A. runway opened up with an extraordinary performance from Malina Moye, one of the top 10 female guitarists who has played alongside of Bootsy Collins-
The featured fashion and jewelry designers who presented their collection during the evening were: Thai Nguyen (Tie-Win), evening gowns, Brian “BK” Phillips, recycled army gear, crowd favorite, Dena Burton Collection, women’s RTW, Felio Siby specializing in exotic skins, Paula Bennet, Crocheted Designs, and jewelry designers, Karlita Designs and Sara Horne. The designers were all incredible but uniquely different at the same time and gave the audience a taste of great style and elegance on the runway. True fashion was represented in all of the designers’ collection. The Driven By Design L.A. production was the perfect way to kick off a month of fashion in Los Angeles. They promise to bring more excitement and entertainment back to the scene in March 2014 for fall fashions, so stay tuned they are a duo to watch. For more information on designers and upcoming events go to http://www.drivenbydesignla.com/#
Check out the gallery for photos of the event.