(Columbia, SC) – DMR Fashion will partner with Columbia Fashion Week during the 7th annual event that highlights a wide range of fashion and events including awards, retailers, education, shows, parties and more. The urban wear boutique located in the Vista will not only feature their trendy and fashionable apparel during the official Fashion Week of South Carolina’s Capitol City but also sponsor a huge giveaway and host one of the most popular events.
Columbia’s annual Beautiful People Party and 25 Most Stylish Awards will be held at DMR Fashion, 7 pm Friday, June 22. The public is invited to wear their most fabulous attire, walk the red carpet, enjoy light refreshments and be the first to congratulate the winners of both the popular vote and directors pick.
DMR Fashion owner Raquel MR Thomas will be an integral part of Columbia Fashion Week during the Education Panel, Wednesday, June 20th. Each year fashion leaders are invited to discuss the business side of the industry and provide the public and potential interns the opportunity to ask questions and gain knowledge about the important behind the scenes aspect of fashion. Thomas’ will share her vast knowledge and business acumen during the event
which also serves as a competition among 5 student designers showcasing their recycled fashions and also names the winner of the Ratliff Award for Fashion Excellence.
DMR Fashion will also give attendees of Columbia Fashion Week an opportunity to win an exclusive pair of Nike Throwback sneakers. $5 DMR gift cards will be included in CFW Gift bags, with instructions to redeem the certificate at a Post-Columbia Fashion Week event held on July 7th at DMR Fashion- 617 Lady St. The Independence Week celebration will feature music, food, discounts off any red, white or blue item in the store and the drawing for the exclusive Nike Sneakers.
Raquel MR Thomas is an innovative and successful entrepreneur who has positioned her various business ventures as philanthropic opportunities to both mentor young people and benefit other companies by building strong partnerships. The collaboration with Columbia Fashion Week, the brainchild of stylist, fashion expert, and event planner Alicia Ziegler is an incredible union of two powerhouse businesswomen who have formed an alliance to further propel the already groundbreaking event.