Epson’s 4th Annual
Fashion Panel & Presentation
At Fashion Week F/W 18 In
Epson, a leader in global textile printing innovation, hosted its fourth annual Epson “Digital Couture” Fashion event on Feb. 6th, 2018 at the newly constructed Howard Hughes Development, Pier 17, in Manhattan.
Guests and attendees including Epson President & CEO Keith Kratzberg, Seiko Epson Corporation’s Kenichi Yamamoto, Erickson Beamon designer Karen Erickso
n, Interior Designer Ryan Korban, Emma Snowdon-Jones, and Malgosia Garnys mingled alongside socials, models, and downtown darlings for a night of high fashion innovation within the technology industry, with special guest DJ’s Alice Longyu Gao and Yehuda Moskowitz.
Thirteen selected designers from the Americas showcased their high fashion collections created using Epson’s state-of-the-art direct-to-garment and digital dye-sublimation printing in a distinctive and unparalleled fashion presentation that leveraged Epson’s world-class textile printing solutions, around the theme “Cosmopolitan Couture with Impossible Colors: How Does Your Culture Dress-up?”
E! Entertainment Host and Model Patricia Zavala
Styled by former WWD editor, Mayte Allende, the collections highlighted designers including: Lua Luá (Michele Gevaerd) – Brazil, Hayley Elsaesser – Canada, Karyn Coo – Chile, Stephanie Ruiz – Ecuador, Eduardo Figueroa – Guatemala, Emilio Mata – Mexico, Ilse Jara – Paraguay, Ana María Guiulfo – Peru, Lina Cantillo – Colombia, Fernando Alberto – US, Thomas Jefferson University (Alexandra Pizzigoni & Patricia Franklin) – US, Former Project Runway All Stars member Candice Cuoco – US, and NYFW darlings ThreeASFOUR – US.