One of the leading platforms for emerging designers gears up for New York City Fashion Week
New York, NY (Monday, February 11, 2013) – EMERGE! A Fashion Runway Show is pleased to announce that renowned celebrity stylist and lifestyle guru Phillip Bloch, will join EMERGE! as it honors this years recipient of the ‘Fashion Innovator Award’.
Each season, EMERGE! presents the coveted ‘Fashion Innovator Award’. In it’s fifth season EMERGE! will honor, living fashion and style Icon, Mikki Taylor. As a leader, her platform has consistently promoted a healthy balance between inner and outer beauty. For over three decades, her influence as a writer, editor, philanthropist, public speaker, and all around style guru has given birth to a culture of glamour, sophistication and innovation.
Past award recipients have included, Audrey Smaltz, President of the Ground Grew (presented to her by Harriette Cole); Constance C.R. White, Editor in Chief of Essence Magazine (presented to her by Tracy Reese); Andre’ Leon Talley, contributing editor of Vogue (presented to him by Diane Von Furstenberg). At this years EMERGE! A Fashion Runway Show, guests, designers and style enthusiasts will join in the celebration of Mikki Taylor; the 2013 ‘Fashion Innovator Award’ honoree and a woman who embodies strength, perseverance and unwavering conviction.
EMERGE! A Fashion Runway Show (http://www.emergefashionny.com) is a catalyst of providing a platform and a strong backdrop for emerging designers. A powerful collective of top emerging fashion designers, ready to unveil their newest collections at Emerge! during New York Fashion Week. Taking place Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at the exquisite Broad Street Ballroom (41 Broad Street – New York, NY) with doors promptly opening at 6:00pm for Red Carpet | VIP Reception and 7:00pm for the Awards Program and Fashion Show.
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