2015 DC FASHION WEEK SPOTLIGHTS NEXT GENERATION DESIGNERS WITH KICKOFF SHOWCASE

Washington, DC—The 22nd DC Fashion Week (DCFW) will kick off with a celebration of up and coming “NEXTGEN” student designers on Feb. 18, 2015. This season the five-day long festivities, which will proudly introduce the Fall/Winter collections of designers from across the world from Feb. 18 – 22, is upping its commitment to paying it forward and expanding its efforts to encourage students to pursue a career in fashion. The opening event, sponsored in partnership with award-winning DC organization H Street Main Street, will showcase the work of faculty-nominated students from Delaware State, Howard University, Liberty University and West Potomac Academy. Participating … Continue reading 2015 DC FASHION WEEK SPOTLIGHTS NEXT GENERATION DESIGNERS WITH KICKOFF SHOWCASE

INAUGURAL MILLENNIAL BALL TO FEATURE PERFORMANCES BY ODDISEE, THE FUNK ARK, AND BRASS CONNECTION; DJ SET BY MAYER HAWTHORNE

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, the Millennial Trains Project announced that the Inaugural Millennial Ball, which will take place Saturday, January 19th at M CENTRAL (www.mcentral.co), a special pop-up venue at 700 H St. NE, will feature performances by Oddisee, the Funk Ark, andBrass Connection, as well as a special DJ set by Mayer Hawthorne. “We’ve got soul, we’ve got funk, we’ve got brass, and we’ve got Mayer Hawthorne on the wheels of steel,” said Millennial Trains Project founder Patrick Dowd, “This is going to be one of the most accessible and creative events of the weekend, especially for young people coming from out of town who want to discover the … Continue reading INAUGURAL MILLENNIAL BALL TO FEATURE PERFORMANCES BY ODDISEE, THE FUNK ARK, AND BRASS CONNECTION; DJ SET BY MAYER HAWTHORNE