Fashion 2014

Alternative Fashion Week “Kick-off” Show

Alternative Fashion Mob: giving a platform to independent, local designers looking to rock the shit out of Columbus runways. Fashion is for everyone. Join the party!

featuring:

Anti-Label

Street-style Couture for the Pretty Tough Girl.

Jefferey Steele
MALVAR=STEWART
House of Baboski
Torn Angel
Arlo Menswear
GlamazonJayne
Label Youself
Fashion Elements
Isolda Couture
Katelyn Mary McClain Designs

PHOTO CREDIT Photographer: Sasha Bohn; Model: Maddie Etter
Romantic, bohemian & sometimes dark. Romanticized fashion with a bohemian feel. Draping, textures, prints and bead work enhance the tailored garments. Focuses on sustainable pieces using organic and recyclable materials and natural dyes.
Elizabeth Ashleigh Designs
Phlipped Fashions
Shannon Kelleher
Lydia Hopman
Made By NGO
Caroll+Cleo
Peng Zhang
Kathryn Hubble
Nia Grain
Kyle Amore

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Lindsay Hearts

Lindsay Hearts is no stranger to Columbus, Ohio. Here she built her brand, and then took her show on the road to New York Fashion Week. Shortly thereafter she moved to Hollywood, California where she currently works full time as a custom wardrobe designer and stylist to different performers in the music and entertainment business.

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Trulie Scrumptious

Trulie’s colorful world comes to life with her paper creations modeled by members of the Ooh La La’s burlesque troupe and very special guests. Trulie’s shows are surprising and playful, dangerous and sexy. Don’t miss this Trulie Awesome Show made just for DRAUMA!

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MySpeakerBox x Coreroc

MySpeakerBox is a local Visual Designer and Black Light Body Painter Who incorporates Bold Line work, Color and Texture. MySpeakerBox’s love for the art of storytelling is the backbone of her Fashion Line of Costumes.
Coreroc is a local Graffiti Artist, Body Painter and Performance Artist who brings his love of Color, Texture and Beauty to any Surface he can get his hands on. Coreroc creates Fashion Forward Designs for his label Army of Won.

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Label Yourself Fashions/Synthetic Rebellion

Label Yourself is an indie, eco, fashion label created to express your individual style.

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Alora Donahue

Alora Donahue is a Fine Artist, Burlesque Performer-Dimples Diamond &
Photographer. Originally from Akron, Ohio. Graduate of The Columbus
College of Art & Design. Most passionate about repurposing
disposable/found materials into wearable art.

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GreenFashionDesigns

My love of fashion, vintage, and art have culminated into collections of uniquely beautiful pieces created using reinvented, reused, or recycled materials in an effort to stay Green.

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 House of Baboski presents Phantum’s Phantasy Apparel

Phantum’s Phantasy Apparel is a fetish and exotic wear line for men and women up to sizes 3x.

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very bad wolf

very bad wolf

Memento Mori inspired fashion & jewelry by local artist Krista Larsen.

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Diamond Hunter in Association with GCJ and Her Rainbow Coalition

Diamond Hunter is a transplant to Columbus from south central Kentucky. Diamond has been peforming all of her life and in drag only since 2007. Since then she has had many titles including Miss Gay columbus America, Miss Gay Columbus USofA, Miss Gay Ohio America but her favorite is the title self-given, that of her name Diamond Hunter. Motto: ‘Life is a Stage so always make sure that you’re center!

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Betsy Stevenson for Elizabeth Ashleigh Designs

Photo Credit: Sen Bai

Betsy created Elizabeth Ashleigh Designs in 2004, specializing in couture, custom dressmaking.   You can shop her ready-to-wear collection at Substance Lofts in the Short North, or at elizabethashleighdesigns.com.

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Josie Wills

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Josie Wills showcases many feminine looks with soft romantic silhouettes. Her unique embellished style encompasses modern day twists to make her designs functional for all ages and occasions.

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Oliver Valdienne

His vision comes from being a “Fashion Anarchist” who plays by no one else’s rules but his own when it comes to fashion.

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Sandua, MstrPhoenix and Devious-Crs

Sandua, MstrPhoenix, and Devious-Crs have a combined 60+ years of tying people up and have joined together to bring a different aspect of rope to DRAUMA – rope fashion! Enjoy something a little on the wild side!

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Atomik-Geisha! by Gawain ElHasan

Photo Credit: Susanne Conyers

Atomik Geisha’s El Hasan was born in London, England and raised in Los Angeles, California. 
He graduated from the American college of Applied Arts with a B.A. in fashion design.