With a total of 40 presentations and the first ever gala, this commences the Spring/Summer 2016 presentation of San Juan Moda, to be held at El San Juan Resort and Casino from October 2nd to the 10th.
“We will be various spaces deigned to present over 27 different shows. The beginning of the season will be with the celebrated with the first ever fashion gala to be held in honor of 5 trendsetting women of the island. In this event we will also be hold an award show were we will present the most outstanding designers, stylist, artist, models, etc” said Bermúdez.
The opening of the nine-day San Juan Fashion begins with the celebration of the fifteen years year career of designers Michelle and Norein Otero, also known as Ecliptica in the new Gold Room of the Hotel San Juan.
Other designers who will be the International Ballroom are Stella Nolasco, Sonia Rivera, Heriberto Vazquez, Louis Angel Quiñones, Kelvin Giovanni, Miriam Budet, Jaer Caban, Marcos Carrazana, Edzel Giovanni, Sonia Santiago, Lisa Capalli, Jose Raul, Ruben Dario, Lisa Thon, Eddie Guerrero among others.
G Models by Gretchen Capo held their first fashion event at the Centro de Bellas Artes de Guaynabo and it was a total success! Over 80 aspiring models completed seminars and coaching from the talent development part of the agency. They demonstrated their skills with a collective runway of local designers: Lisa Thon, Kelvin Giovannie, Eddie Guerrero, Jaer Cabán, Of Atelier, Ana María Rodríguez, Margarita Alvarez, Bea Rodriguez, Sonia Rivera, Namibia Viera, Jose Raul, Hector Omar, Natalia Figueroa, Lizet Miro, Herman Nadal, Lorena Arvelo y Jackie Tejada.
The event presented diverse talents and divisions of the agency: Children, Plus , High Fashion, Commercial and Men. Everyone had the opportunity to showcase their talents before a panel of fashion insiders that consisted of the the President and Director of San Juan Moda Carlos Bermudez, television personality Jaime Mayol, top model of the agency Yuliana Padilla and representatives of Imagen and IN Puerto Rico Magazine. Hair and makeup were provided by Cristal Garamendi y Rene Limandy.