Michael Costello & Lindsay Albanese: Fashion Week El Paseo

Acclaimed Fashion Designer Michael Costello & Style Expert Lindsay Albanese stopped by today with a sneak peek of what to expect at Fashion Week El Paseo in the desert.

Check out the full video demo HERE with Michael Costello & Lindsay Albanese on our FOX 11 YouTube Channel.

Fashion Week El Paseo is the largest consumer driven fashion show in the West Coast.

They are celebrating the 10 year anniversary this year and invited back many key LA designers to kick off opening night. Kevan Hall was Fashion Week El Paseo's first designer of the week 10 years ago and he is back this year with his collection.


Tickets are available online for consumers

Show dates - March 21 -28 El Paseo and Larkspur Drive – underneath the big white tent – can't miss it. This is the closest production we have that's comparable to New York fashion shows in terms of quality and production

New York fashion designer Gemma Kahng is flying out from NY just to show her Spring 2015 collection in Palm Desert. This is her ONLY West Coast fashion show. She was big in the 90s dressing Madonna and enjoying a wonderful resurgence in the fashion scene in NY and abroad.

Saxony Group Fashion Week El Paseo™ 2015 will be featuring eight returning L.A.-based designers for an unprecedented show March 21st at 8PM celebrating the event's 10th anniversary. The designers include Gilbert Chagoury, Anthony Franco, Kevan Hall, Candice Held, Lloyd Klein, Eduardo Lucero, Oliver Tolentino, and Trina Turk. The event will be held over eight days in Palm Desert, California. Each of these designers has shown their unique style on celebrities walking the red carpet.

Gilbert Chagoury creates a unique aesthetic mixing French and Middle Eastern opulence that is wearable, flattering, and driven by customer satisfaction.

Anthony Franco is a self-taught designer with a love of textured fabrics. Franco has won many awards and has been featured in music videos, shows, and television.

Kevan Hall emphasizes his purity of style, incomparable tailoring, and sensuously draped streamlined silhouettes. Hall has won many awards, and will be showing his new and well received Sport Collection.

Candice Held is well known for her resort-wear with exuberant colors and vibrant patterns as well as one of a kind dresses made solely of vintage scarves. Her brand has been seen on numerous Hollywood trendsetters, and will soon be expanding with a signature jewelry line.

Lloyd Klein creates jaw dropping carefully crafted designs, delivering a sophisticated, exuberant brand. After moving his headquarters from Paris to Los Angeles, Klein is now the go-to designer for A-List celebrities, who are searching for that stand-out red carpet look.

Eduardo Lucero is a red carpet favorite, known for his vivid colors and feminine, yet empowering, designs that reflect Latin flair. Lucero has shown at New York Fashion Week, and is an inspiration to L.A. designers desiring to create a presence on the East Cost.

Oliver Tolentino is recognized for his modern take on old Hollywood glam. His collections feature energetic colors and prints with detailed craftsmanship.

Trina Turk is an iconic lifestyle brand inspired by California's multicultural mix, creativity, craftsmanship, architecture, and landscape. Her designs are replete in bright colors with bold prints and dynamic hues, showing off authentic California confidence.

Fashion Week El Paseo 2015 is anticipated to be the most attended fashion event of the season featuring eight days of events such as Le Chien Canine Couture show, a benefit for the Humane Society of the Desert; El Paseo Rocks featuring fashions from seventeen boutiques on El Paseo; a reception meet-and-greet with designer Michael Costello and Project Runway designers; a fashion show with Project Runway, and Michael Costello presenting his collection the following night; a showing of the collections of top graduating students from FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising; and Saks Fifth Avenue Palm Desert is pleased to present Roberto Cavalli's Fall 2015 Collection. The Finale Show, with NY Designer Gemma Kahng presenting her Spring 2015 collection, will conclude a week of outstanding fashions from the newest collection of over 30 designers and 18 stores.

Fashion Week El Paseo draws a yearly attendance of over 13,000. Since its inception, it has supported over 100 local charities including Fashion Group International Inc., The Girlfriend Factor, Variety, The Children's Charity, Junior League of Palm Springs Desert Communities, Desert Outreach and the Humane Society of the Desert.

For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit: http://www.fashionweekelpaseo.com/.

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