Sands Macao Fashion Week Programme and Headline Brand Announced


Emporio Armani to headline glamorous week of fashion parades, exhibitions, and other special events for both the industry and public



(Macao, Sept. 7, 2018) – Sands Resorts MacaoSands Resorts MacaoSands Macao Fashion Week,running from Oct. 18 – 24, 2018. Highlights include the gala event to launch the week, runway shows and exhibitions (see appendix for timetable details).

Designed to showcase the many leading luxury and lifestyle fashion brands housed at Sands Shoppes Macao, the event will offer fashion parades and other special events for both the industry and the public to enjoy.

This year Emporio Armani, in collaboration with the Rainbow Group, will be the headline brand forSands Macao Fashion Week.Emporio Armani will showcase its Fall/Winter 2018 collection at an exclusive invitation-only gala event for up to 220 VIP guests, media and key industry influencers on Thursday Oct. 18. A full-scale trunk show will feature up to 60 looks from the brand’s ‘see now, buy now’, ready-to-wear collections.

Group runway shows open to the public which were extremely popular last year will once again be brought to life at Shoppes at Venetian and Shoppes at Parisian.

Walk on Water Runway Shows at Shoppes at Venetian
Guests will be able to see the latest collections from a wide range of stores at a series of runway events at Shoppes at Venetian on a catwalk over the Grand Canal itself on Oct. 19 - 21. The first Walk on Watershow will feature the debut 2019 Spring/Summer collection from talented local Macao designer Nuno Lopes,the first Macao fashion designer to be featured in Vogue magazine and participate in London Fashion Week. He was also recognised at Fashion Asia Awards 2016 as one of ‘Asia Top Young Fashion Designers’ and his designs are worn by socialite Paris Hilton alongside prominent Asian and international artists.

Participating brands in the Shoppes at Venetian group shows will include:(in alphabetical order, left to right)
CALVIN KLEIN JEANS EVISU HARDY HARDY MAX & Co.
DAVID MAYER NAMAN GIEVES & HAWKES JORYA MISS SIXTY
D'URBAN G-STAR LANDI MLB
ECKŌ GUESS JEANS MARELLA VERRI

Boutique Shows at Shoppes at Parisian

Guests are also invited to a series of runway shows at Shoppes at Parisian’s Avenue Champs-Élysées on Oct. 19 - 21, set against the backdrop of the iconic Eiffel Tower, where the latest fashion looks and trends for the season from a selection of stores will be showcased. The closing show will pay homage to more local designers and will be hosted by the Macau Productivity and Technology Transfer Center. Ten Macao fashion brands will showcase their exciting new collections. Eight local designers will also showcase outfits as part of an exhibition taking place at The Parisian Macao’s Rotunda, from Oct 18 - 24.

Participating brands in the Shoppes at Parisian group shows will include:(in alphabetical order, left to right)
ANDREW MACKENZIE IBLUES MSGM SONIA RYKIEL
ANTONIA IRO PENNYBLACK UM
BORA AKSU J.LINDEBERG PHASE EIGHT WOLFORD
GUESS BY MARCIANO MARYLING SINÉQUANONE ZADIG & VOLTAIRE

For more information about Sands Macao Fashion Week, please visit: https://en.sandsresortsmacao.com/smfw.html.

 
Photo caption:Sands Macao Fashion Week, to be held Oct. 18 – 24, 2018, will see seven days of fashion events including runway and boutique shows throughout the integrated resorts.
 
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About Sands Macao Fashion Week

Sands Resorts Macao launched its first Sands Macao Fashion Week in October, 2017. Designed to showcase the many leading luxury and lifestyle fashion brands across Shoppes at Four Seasons, Shoppes at Venetian, Shoppes at Parisian and Shoppes at Cotai Central, the event offers a range of exciting fashion parades and other special events open for the public to enjoy. A highlight of the week is an exclusive VIP gala event and fashion show attended by international celebrities and fashion elite, held at The Venetian Macao, which kicks off seven days of fashion events and promotions that include runway and boutique shows at Shoppes at Venetian and Shoppes at Parisian and exhibitions at Shoppes at Four Seasons highlighting current collections, alongside other exciting events.

For more information, please visithttps://en.sandsresortsmacao.com/smfw.html.

About Sands Shoppes Macao

Sands Shoppes Macao is the largest duty-free luxury shopping experience in Macao, with over 850 retailers featuring the world’s best duty free brands, all under one roof. Consisting of the interconnected Shoppes at Four Seasons, Shoppes at Venetian and Shoppes at Cotai Central, it now adds the 300,000-square-foot Shoppes at Parisian, offering the latest in fashion and couture in a setting reminiscent of the streets of Paris.

The luxury shopping experience is part of Sands China’s integrated resort city on the Cotai Strip, featuring seven hotel properties: The Venetian® Macao; The Parisian Macao; The Plaza™ Macao (including Four Seasons Hotel Macao); and Sands® Cotai Central (comprising The St. Regis Macao, Cotai Central; Conrad Macao, Cotai Central; Sheraton Grand Macao Hotel, Cotai Central; and Holiday Inn Macao Cotai Central). Sands Shoppes features some of Macao’s first-to-market luxury brands, and with its unique design themes, is an unmissable experience for visitors. Sands Shoppes also delivers a wide array of delectable international cuisine, from high-end gourmet to expansive food court options.

For more information, please visithttps://en.sandsresortsmacao.com/shopping.html.

Appendix
 
October 18, 2018 (Thursday)
Time Event Venue
7:30 - 10:30pm
 
Gala Evening – Private Event
 
Main Lobby, The Venetian Macao
 
October 19, 2018 (Friday)
Time Event Venue
11:30am Nuno Lopes – Walk on Water Runway Show Grand Canal, Shoppes at Venetian
1:30pm Boutique Show Av. Champs Elysees, Shoppes at Parisian
3:00pm Walk on Water Runway Show Grand Canal, Shoppes at Venetian
4:00pm Boutique Show Av. Champs Elysees, Shoppes at Parisian
5:00pm Walk on Water Runway Show Grand Canal, Shoppes at Venetian
6:00pm Boutique Show Av. Champs Elysees, Shoppes at Parisian
7:00pm Walk on Water Runway Show Grand Canal, Shoppes at Venetian
8:00pm Boutique Show Av. Champs Elysees, Shoppes at Parisian
 
October 20 & 21, 2018 (Saturday & Sunday)
Time Event Venue
12:00pm Walk on Water Runway Show Grand Canal, Shoppes at Venetian
1:00pm Boutique Show Av. Champs Elysees, Shoppes at Parisian
2:00pm Walk on Water Runway Show Grand Canal, Shoppes at Venetian
3:00pm Boutique Show Av. Champs Elysees, Shoppes at Parisian
4:00pm Walk on Water Runway Show Grand Canal, Shoppes at Venetian
5:00pm Boutique Show Av. Champs Elysees, Shoppes at Parisian
6:00pm Walk on Water Runway Show Grand Canal, Shoppes at Venetian
7:00pm Boutique Show (Oct 20)
CPTTM Designer Runway Show (Oct 21)
Av. Champs Elysees, Shoppes at Parisian