Designers converge at Scottsdale Fashion Week March 3-5

Scottsdale Fashion Week presented by Purely Sedona announces the schedule of fashion shows and designers for the runway event taking place March 3-5 in Scottsdale.

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Scottsdale Fashion Week will commence with a runway show in the showroom of Mercedes-Benz of Scottsdale 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 3 with clothing provided by designer to the stars, Michael Costello.

The season eight Project Runway contestant has previously shown his designs at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week and Los Angeles Fashion Week. His well-known dresses have been seen on several top celebrities including Beyoncé, Jennifer Lopez, Ariana Grande, Kim Kardashian, Katy Perry and Lady Gaga.

“Mercedes-Benz of Scottsdale welcomes Scottsdale Fashion Week’s return to the Valley,” said Vern Foutz, general manager of Mercedes-Benz of Scottsdale. “Our opening night red carpet event pairs high-end fashion design with high-end luxury cars – a great fit that promises a memorable evening.”

On Friday, March 4, Mr. Costello will host an exclusive designer meet and greet brunch at Dakota. Ticket includes champagne brunch and will begin promptly at 10 a.m. Tickets are limited.

The dedicated activewear and swimwear show, Fashion-A-Ball, will take place 9 p.m. Friday, March 4 on W Scottsdale’s WET Deck. The show will feature designs by Athleta and Monica Hansen as well as Trina Turk, Michael Kors and Jessica Simpson swim presented by Dillard’s.

The fashion shows will conclude Saturday, March 5 at 9 p.m. at Livewire with a Fashion Carousel. The carnival-themed event will feature runway looks provided by Suitsupply, Fashion by Robert Black, Shahida Parides and MNM Couture.

The show will be feature a performance by Australian DJ and model, Brooke Evers.

Brooke Evers is a supermodel, TV personality and DJ known for hand-crafting mixes of the latest pop and R&B tracks with electro. Ms. Evers has performed at some of the most notable clubs in Australia including residencies at HQ in Adelaide, The Met in Brisbane, Marquee in Sydney and more.

After relocating to the United States in 2014, she signed to SKAM Artist DJs.

Scottsdale Fashion Week Closing Night Celebration will take place Monday, March 7 at Livewire with a performance by Charlie Puth.
Charlie Puth is an American singer, songwriter who gained viral popularity from the music he posted to YouTube.

His debut single, “Marvin Gaye” featuring Meghan Trainor, peaked at No. 21 on the US Billboard Hot 100 and his song with rapper Wiz Khalifa, “See You Again,” was nominated for a 2016 Grammy award.

For more information on tickets and a schedule of events, visit

Scottsdale Fashion Week is an annual fashion event featuring shows by top luxury brands. This star-studded affair attracts thousands of attendees anxious to see the season’s hottest collections. The three-day event will bring together designers, buyers, media, stylists, celebrities, VIPs and special guests to participate.

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