In Paris, last March 5, 2015, Harper’s Bazaar Mexico and Latin America celebrated Latin American designers as part of the Prêt–a-porter week.
The Ambassador of Mexico to France Agustín García-López Loaeza, Mrs. Katya García-Lopez Loaeza and Brenda Díaz de la Vega, Editor in Chief of Harper´s Bazaar Mexico & Latin America hosted a cocktail to celebrate Latin American talents during Paris Fashion Week.
For the first time ever, Mexican and Latin American designers was celebrated outside of their countries thanks to Harper´s Bazaar.
The magazine is creating the first ever platform to increase visibility for designers coming from the region, in hopes that the industry will embrace these young designers and impulse their growth.
Designers present at the cocktail:
Marcela Velez and Melissa Losada from M2MALLETIER, Edgardo Osorio from AQUAZZURA, Daniela Villegas, Vanessa Guckel from CIHUAH, Juan Carlos Obando, Esteban Cortazar, Sara Beltrán, Jose Sanchez, Gladys Tamez, Francesca Bonato and Jacopo Janniello Ravagnan from Hacienda Montaecristo, Yliana Yepez, Alejandra Laviada
Photos credit: BFAnyc
Brenda Díaz de la Vega, Katya Garcia-Lopez, Imran Amed
Ambassador Agustin Garcia-Lopez
Jacopo Janniello Ravagnan, Sara Beltran
Melissa Losada, Marcela Velez
Jimena Alarcon, Octavo Pezillo, Juan Carlos Obando, Melissa Losada, Marcela Velez, Sara Beltran, Daniela Villegas, Jose Sanchez, Vanessa Guckel, Edgardo Osorio, Yliana Yepez
Brenda Díaz de la Vega, Godfrey Deeny
Sara Beltran, Juan Carlos Obando
Ricardo Seco, Jose Sanchez
Katya Garcia-Lopez, David Souza, Marcela Contreras
Barbara Baumel, Armando Palha, Justine Ganga
Sander Theeboom, Sunny Groo
Sebastien Doze, Aurora Helliol
Jimena Alarcon, Yliana Yepez, Brenda Díaz de la Vega
Katya Garcia-Lopez, Ambassador Agustin Garcia-Lopez, Kim Sinclair Bowden, Brenda Díaz de la Vega
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