— — — “I am so excited, I am really excited,” said Liz Miller, a 25-year-old LAFAREe, La., resident, of the new LAFACEe festival.
“I got my first shirt and I got my second shirt.
I am going to be wearing it for a few weeks, so I am excited.”
Miller is among the approximately 15,000 attendees of the annual LAFA Fashion Festival in Lafayette, La.(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)LAFARECORE: Fashion festival, fashion bloggers, fashion trends and fashion stories from around the worldLAFAREE, la.
— LAFOREe Fashion Festival, which began Saturday with a “Tribute to the Dead” performance, has sold out of shirts, pants, jackets and dresses, said LAFEARE Fashion Council President and CEO Jocelyn Satterfield.
“We are so excited.
We want everyone to feel good about the way they look,” Satterfields said.
The LAFALEe Fashion Council is the largest fashion design and apparel organization in the United States, and the festival, which is in its 10th year, draws hundreds of thousands of women each year to the small town of LAFARM, La..
Satterfeld said the event has grown to include more than 400 artists, and nearly 100 women from across the U.S.
Southeastern United States.
The festival, featuring live music, exhibits, workshops and a performance by country singer Laila Ali, draws people from across LAFAMEO, La, from across Louisiana and into the country, Satterwell said.
A handful of artists have performed in the past week.
The festival runs from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., with the music beginning at 6 p.g.LAFAFARECAORE: LAFAFARE Fashion Festival 2017, sponsored by LAFADE, has brought thousands of people together in the L.A. area, from St. Louis to San Diego, to celebrate fashion and the art of the craft, said Satterfall.
“You see people in their underwear and the girls in the costumes and you are just mesmerized by the beauty and the craftsmanship,” she said.
“It’s really exciting.
You are seeing people that are wearing the clothing that they are wearing, that they’ve been wearing for the last 10 years.
They have the work ethic.
They are the ones that have put in the time, and they’re the ones who have a great sense of fashion.”
E, LAFASEe Fashion Institute, which has organized the festival since it was founded in 2009, has been featured in numerous fashion and lifestyle publications including Vogue, Elle, Glamour, The Atlantic, The Hollywood Reporter, GQ, Vogue Magazine and more.
The institute offers classes, workshops, a fashion fair and exhibitions.
The LAFaree Fashion Forum is a monthly conference where fashion professionals, designers, artists and fashion designers interact, talk and exchange ideas.
LafAREe Fashion Association has a booth in the festival and is hosting a fashion exhibition and fashion show at the event.
The association, which started in the 1960s, hosts the annual Fashion Festival of the Americas, which brings in over 100,000 women each May.
It also hosts the Lafacee Fashion Show, a showcase of emerging fashion trends that are in high demand by fashion professionals and fashion bloggers across the world.
The first-ever LAFalee Fashion Awards were held in March.