Atlanta International Fashion Week attracts designers, industry influencers and fashion enthusiasts every September to enjoy a week of shows, socializing and shopping. The Preview is held in February or March. AIFW is held at 200 Peachtree in downtown Atlanta and presents over 50 designers, 12 runways, 6 special events, and four workshops every year. Visitors can see and even meet most celebrated designers and models, enjoy live entertainment, learn a lot about fashion, and party at Atlanta's best venues.
Atlanta International Fashion Week has been held since 2007. It supports up-and-coming designers through programs like Fashion Lives Here, which is generating attention to the local retail market that is one of the top 10 in the country. Through its history, AIFW featured over 400 designers from 12 countries including Balmain, Roberto Cavalli, Kenzo, Balenciaga, Calvin Klein, Kenneth Cole, Trina Turk, Rock & Republic, True Religion, Akademiks, Ecko, Baby Phat, Rocawear, Phat Farm, Ashley Stewart, and many others.
Immerse yourself in a global fashion experience of arts, culture, and entertainment. The Atlanta International Fashion Week is also supporting various charities, raising money for many community projects. Special events of AIFW were attended by guests like special appearances by Kim Kardashian, Dallas Austin, Mychael Knight, Sean “P.Diddy” Combs, Dwight Eubanks, Monica, Young Jeezy, and many others.