SAN FERNANDO FASHION WEEK TRINIDAD 2013

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HEATHER JONES

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HEATHER JONES
HEATHER JONES? TRINIDAD & TOBAGO Heather Jones got her start in fashion design in her native Port of Spain, Trinidad, about 30 years ago. Heather studied tailoring and garment construction with the late be-spoke tailor Fitz Blackman in Trinidad. Heather combined this training with her natural artistic talents, drawing and painting her unique designs and then transferring them to her garments. The result was a perfect marriage of hand painting, batik and tie-dye. Heather?s career was launched internationally when Althea Rocke, Miss Trinidad and Tobago 1980, was photographed wearing one of her designs. She is now well known and well respected throughout the islands and is considered to be one of the foremost artists of Trinidad and Tobago. She has shown her work throughout North America, the Caribbean, Paris, Germany and England. In 2002, Heather Jones was the Pr�t-a-Porter Award recipient at the Fashion Week of the Americas held in Miami, Florida.
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6:50 AM on January 10, 2012 
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San Fernando Fashion Week 2013 " Athe Art OF Fashion & Design " Trinidad & Tobago

San Fernando Fashion Week was brought to life by   Simpli Smooth Productions as a medium for designers of San Fernando to showcase their talents.  Since the inception Five (8) years ago SanFernando Fashion Week has grown tremendously, sparking the interest from the wider Caribbean.

 

San Fernando Fashion Week2013 will be span over a period of three days  commencing from June 21st to 23rd; as Simpli Smooth Productions will host yet another San Fernando Fashion Weekunder the stewardship of our Fashion week Committee  with this year’s concept being “The Art of fashion & Design ” .

 

This year again  will see the merging of Designers, Cutters/ Stitchers and the Retailers in a one Day Work&Talk shop for expansion of our local fashion industry.  Great Attention is being placed on the Stitches/Cutters and Store Retailers in attending to develop, the way forward locallyand by extension into the international markets.

 

S.F.F.W said “there is a greater need for local designer’s collections to be sold in retail storesthroughout Trinidad and Tobago and by large the world, giving a boom to the industry”. This year’s show will capture the attention of that an designersfrom the Caribbean, North and Latin America and a wealth of our localdesigners, from the up and coming designers to the big names in our local andinternational fashion industry.

 

San Fernando Fashion Week2012 is geared towards bringing new works by new designers to the forefront as well people who have a talent and have never been given that chance to showing in an event such as a fashion week, in the hope that they may expand theirclientele and also show the level of their work.

 

 

 


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