Lingerie Fashion Week, the first event of its kind dedicated exclusively to the intimate apparel industry, is following its February launch with a show for SS14 styles.
Featuring everything from celebrity labels to up-and-coming brands, LingerieFW will take place in New York from August 1st to 3rd. Press, stylists, intimates and swimwear industry leaders and other VIPs will attend the event, which will showcase ten designers with runway shows and special presentations.
Participants include Rococo Dessous, Secrets in Lace, which will present Secrets in Lace, Bettie Page Lingerie & Stockings and Dita Von Teese Stockings, large-bust label Affinitas & Parfait, Lola Haze lingerie & loungewear, who will show with Uye Surana in a joint presentation, NOE Undergarments and nursing and maternity line You! Lingerie. NaïS and Nevaeh Intimates will also present their lines in a combined Made in NY Presentation.
Bradelis New York will kick-off the event with a runway show, followed by a presentation and a cocktail reception. Finally, LingerieFW will close with a party benefiting breast cancer charity Bright Pink, which will occur in conjunction with the Historic House Trust’s Contemporary Art Partnerships initiative: “The Loves of Aaron Burr: Portraits in Corsetry & Binding” by artist and couturier Camilla Huey.
Thelingerieaddict.com will join LingerieFW as its new digital media partner, running a press lounge where journalists and bloggers can recharge their phones and computers while enjoying live streams of shows.
For more information on Lingerie Fashion Week and an official schedule, visit the event website.