San Francisco Fashion was honored to announce its 3rd annual San Francisco Fashion Festival in partnership with Marriott & W San Francisco. Futura 23 was the theme of the fashion festival this year held at W San Francisco on Saturday, October 7th 2023. Futura— a Clean Beauty and Sustainable Fashion Experience showcased two interactive shows from industry brands, Mute by JL who resides in Pacific Heights dressing the modern-woman and local haute couture house, Dark Garden. Award-winning designers Dongzi Fan, Bibi Yazd and Lydia Buesgens from CFDA were invited to showcase their collections from Academy of Art University. Hollywood designer Skin-Tie collaborated with SF-based designer Mariya Milovidova, who’s hand painted dresses and tops were styled by silk “Skin-ties”.
All womens shoes were showcased by Elizee, luxury heels engineered for all-day comfort.
The future of fashion panelists included founder & CEO Noelle Bonner from The NOBO and Tirsa Parrish co-founder of online supplier “Fashion index” moderated by San Francisco Fashion founder Melissa Dulanto.
“We believe in the power of sustainable luxury. TheNOBO enables you to extend the life cycle of your premium products while making smart, cost-effective choices through our trading, buying, or selling features” -Noelle Bonner.
As a sustainable fashion event, San Francisco Fashion partnered with industry Clean Beauty brands, Juice Beauty, Innersense Organic Beauty, Crunchi and Same Skincare. Each brand had an activation booth followed by a Clean Beauty panel with the founders of these companies. Founders from these companies participated in the Clean Beauty Panel moderated by Cassandra McClure.
Guests took home a gift bag with products from these brands, one of the most outstanding was a hair trio from Innersense Organic Beauty, who’s highest standards of social and environmental performance, transparency, and accountability balance profit with purpose.
Beverages from Soulstice and Sanzo were given to attendees to sample each flavor. The next San Francisco Fashion event will be held Saturday December 9th at W San Francisco presenting “The Last Look”.