FASHIONXT | NIGHT 3

FASHIONXT | NIGHT 3

Nov 17th, 2017

Deciding on what to wear at a fashion show could be tricky. The pressure to piece something together that will leave an impression can be overwhelming. After the classic look for opening night, the casual look for night 2, my team and I decided I should go for a change.

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Evening Highlight

Meeting winner of Fashion Accessory Competition: Nuciano

As one of three judges for this year’s Fashion Accessory Competition, I was happy to meet one of the designers I voted for, Nuciano. She specializes in handcrafted bespoke clutches with authentic swarovski crystals. I had fun talking to her, learning how she finds inspiration for her designs and how she made each bag uniquely beautiful.

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FASHIONXT | NIGHT 2

FASHIONXT | NIGHT 2

Nov 3rd, 2017

As I was getting ready for second night of FashioNXT, I couldn’t stop myself from reliving the moments from the opening night. Even though I was sleep deprived from dancing till 2am, I still couldn’t wait to see what night 2 of FashioNXT was about to unfold.

By second night, I was a bit more relax with my look and my interaction with people. I decided to wear something lighter color and casual. I ended up with this Proenza Schouler white top and COMME des GARCONS grey shiny pant. I paired it with my recent favorite Cult Gaia bamboo bag.

Evening Highlight

Dancing the night away

My friend Alex , who is also my first Tango teacher, came and joined me at the After Party. Between Alex, my photographer and I , we had our mini dance party within the big party. We even danced Tango to the music that DJ was playing that night.

Designer Highlight: Myriam Marcela

WILD WOMAN was name of the collection being shown that night. It is a collaboration project between Fashion designer Myriam Marcela (left in below pic) & Textile Artist Laura Renée Maier (right in below pic).

2017 FashioNXT night 2-7026Together, they create a touring exhibition of a contemporary film and wearable art pieces to be auctioned across the world with one hundred percent of the proceeds going to invest in women in Latin America.

Check out their amazing collection in below video:

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FASHIONXT | OPENING NIGHT

FASHIONXT | OPENING NIGHT

Oct 19th, 2017

Last weekend was a great and crazy weekend! Not only did I attend all 4 nights of the Portland FashioNXT fashion show; but, also danced 4 nights of tango.   I have attended FashioNXT for 5 years, this year being the first time I have been directly involved in this wonderful event:

  1. One of the 3 judges for the FashioNXT Fashion Accessories Competition
  2. Partnered local blogger to report the whole event for my lovely viewers.

I would like to take a moment to give a HUGE thanks to my amazing photography and videography team.  I think my dear readers will agree they beautifully captured the  collections and moments.

Evening Highlights

The Walking Bike

Before the show started, two people with a mobility impairment rode a walking bike on the stage to showcase the Alinker bike.  The bike presents a collaboration between Daimler (One of the sponsors of FashioNXT) & Alinker.  Tito, the event producer, asked the boy how his evening was going. His reply was, “It is the best day of my life”.

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A VIDEO INTERVIEW OF FASHIONXT PRODUCER – TITO

A VIDEO INTERVIEW OF FASHIONXT PRODUCER – TITO

Oct 2nd, 2017

I am very thrilled to have partnered with the founder of Portland’s biggest fashion show production – FashioNXT this year. I will be working with my photography & videography team to capture the experience at the show, share the behind scenes stories, and present to you the designer’s collections on the T-stage. Below is a little taste of what this amazing fashion event is like.


Today, I am honored to share with you a video interview with FashioNXT Executive ProducerTito Chowdhury. In this interview, he shares with us how he transformed his career path from being an Engineer at Intel to becoming a Fashion show producer, the latest and most exclusive news of 2017 FashioNXT (Oct 11th-Oct 14th), how FashioNXT team selects designers from worldwide, etc.


As Tito says, FashioNXT is to experience what’s next! Are you ready to join me at FashioNXT? It is rated by Times Magazine as the “#1 Fashion Show Production outside NYC Fashion Week.” Get tickets now before they are sold out @ http://fashionxt.com. Style Right is glad to offer you a 10% discount code – FNT17510. 

Also, stay tuned as I am one of three judges in FashioNXT’s accessory competition, where the winner will be announced on the night of Oct 11!

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Videographer: Zeree Bao @ Zeree Studio