RAGTRADE Atlanta, a premier fashion organization devoted to the discovery and promotion of today's top emerging fashion designers from the Southeast, in partnership with the Art Institute of Atlanta.
returns this year as the City of Atlanta's awarded Fashion Industry Leader
to host their second-annual runway show. The premier fashion event will include a night of industry-quality runway shows featuring the latest spring/summer 2016 collections from a curated group of today's top emerging designers in the Southeast. Featured designers for the RAGTRADE Atlanta 2015 Featured Runway Show
As an organization founded in sourcing the 'new and the next,' RAGTRADE Atlanta has also partnered with the Art Institute of Atlanta to present Fashion's Next Voice, an exclusive student show showcasing designs from two top talents from the Art Institute of Atlanta's world-renowned fashion design program.
In addition to runway shows, the event will also give guests the opportunity to mix, mingle and shop the RAGTRADE Atlanta Style Lounge fully-equipped with music, signature cocktails and a finely curated collection of fashion and beauty brands.
*Further details regarding the student runway show, Fashion's Next Voice and the Style Lounge will be released later next week.*
Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015 | 5:00pm-9:00pm
Doors/Style Lounge open: 5:00pm
Media check-in: 4:00pm-6:00pm
All runway shows begin: 7:00pm
The Georgia Freight Depot | 65 M.L.K. Jr Dr NW, Atlanta, GA 30303
About RAGTRADE Atlanta
RAGTRADE Atlanta was created by a group of industry professionals who are passionate about creating a vibrant and exciting fashion industry for the City of Atlanta.
RAGTRADE Atlanta not only provides emerging designers with a platform to showcase their talent through a premier runway weekend, but also provides them with needed resources through partnerships, industry collaboration, events and education.
A special thank you to our sponsors:
The Art Institute of Atlanta
The City of Atlanta - Mayor's Office of Special Events
Lincoln Motor Company
SIMON Properties: Phipps Plaza® & Lenox Square®
FACTOR Women | Atlanta
Bobbi Brown Cosmetics
AmericasMart | Atlanta Apparel
Dress for Success Atlanta
Bloomingdale's at Lenox Square®
Modern Luxury: Jezebel Magazine, The Atlantan
Twenty Grand Vodka
Media interested in attending the
RAGTRADE Atlanta 2015 Runway Show
, please fill out the media credentials form hereno later than Oct. 9, 2015 at 5:00pm EST.
Media interested in interviewing
RAGTRADE Atlanta Founder, Angela Watts or any of our 2015 featured designers, please contact: