Latino Fashion Week 2013 events not to miss

Opening Night: The Journey

Tuesday, October 1, 2013 – VIP Reception at 6pm | Runway at 7:30pm

Be ahead of the curve and catch the new generation of designers such as Karol Berrero and Ronald Rodriguez at the Red Carpet Opening Night. Don’t forget to keep your eyes peeled for local celebrities from both TV and radio as they take the runway.

LFW’s Fashion Market

Tuesday, October 1 thru Saturday, October 5

Jump the gun and get your holiday shopping done at the Latino Fashion Week Market. There will be designer goods right off the runway, mini make overs, accessories, product demonstrations and more. The curated market will take over Block 37 and is completely free to provide a unique shopping experience to all on State Street in downtown Chicago.

Love your Curves Luncheon

Friday, October 4, 2013 — Luncheon at 12pm | Runway at 1:30pm

Get a breath of fresh air at the Love Your Curves Luncheon and enjoy a plus-size fashion show featuring the ladies of Curvy Girls from Nuvo TV.

Men’s Fashion Lounge

Thursday, October 3 thru Saturday, October 5, 2013 – 11am until the start of the evening runway shows

Men can head over to the pop-up showroom to check out menswear designs and to get grooming tips and product demonstrations. There will also be a stylist available by appointment. The event is free and open to the public.

Life’s Journey thru Sports and Fashion

October 5, 2013 – VIP Reception at 7:30 pm | Runway at 8:30 pm

Get inspiration for your fall wardrobe from this runway show that will feature the latest trends such as sports fashions. Be prepared to see leather, lace and fur from celebrity designer Roberto Rodriguez’s runway presentation.

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About the author: Adriana runs Style Latino, a street style blog showcasing fashion forward Latinos exclusively.