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FGI’s Rising Stars Descend on Galleria Dallas

Dallas’ most notable young talent in the world of fashion, art and design are being honored on Tuesday, March 8, in an epically chic celebration at Galleria Dallas.

The first bottle of champagne pops at 6PM, inviting hundreds of Dallas fashionistas to the red carpet along The Alley for a night saluting the Dallas Chapter of Fashion Group International’s mission — to be the pre-eminent authority on the business of fashion and design, helping its members become more effective and successful in their careers.

FGI noms 1

Awards are always one of the major highlights of the evening, and FGI Dallas members vote to determine the winners in each category so all you have to do is sit back and enjoy the presentation.

FGI noms 2

This year’s nominees include:

  • Fashion: Andre Yabin and Luis Nazario, Esé Azénabor, Charles Smith II
  • Accessories: Jeremy M. Calhoun, Allison Mitchell, Taylor Miller
  • Photography: Cameron Lee Phan, Kelly Williams, Jason Fitzgerald
  • Make-up: Joanna Hathcock, Shane Monden, Jerrad Trahan
  • Interior Design: Kara Legako, James Turner, Andrew Gonzales
  • Art: La Toya Jones, Jo Jo Herda, Shawn Saumell

The evening culminates with a glamorous runway show produced by Jan Strimple and featuring Galleria Dallas retailers. In addition to fabulous fashion and an awe-inspiring awards presentation, small bites and cocktails make this event the perfect after-work event for you and your most stylish friends to socialize for a great cause and meet new, interesting people.

General admission is $75, and front-row VIP tickets are $100. Proceeds from the event fund FGI Dallas’ foundation scholarships. For more information, check out Galleria Dallas’ website or call 214-634-0204.


  1. Todd says:

    Looks like a lot of fun!

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