Join us starting October 15th to kick off the first annual Chinatown International Fashion Week in the heart of San Francisco, the nation’s oldest Chinatown community. Dress in exuberant style with friends to celebrate the newest and hottest annual event taking place from Oct 15th through Nov 5th in San Francisco. Come and enjoy beautiful fashion, music, culture and fantasy.
The CIFW, is a unique fashion venue combining creativity and hospitality. We proudly present six major events produced by San Francisco fashion visionary Monique Zhang along with her experienced production team that has been rocking the fashion scene for a decade.
These upscale fashion-rich events start with a welcoming night October 15th consisting of a Fashion Blogger Designer Panel at the Hilton, followed by a Press Reception and Fashion Preview on October 19th, also at the Hilton. On October 22nd, a shopping frenzy paparazzi will open the Fashion’s Night Out at the best fashion block of Chinatown’s Grant Ave., in conjunction with the famous alleyway Waverley Lane, a vintage car fashion parade and an after party. A lush castle-themed Red Carpet Gala will be featured at the plush Asian-styled Hilton Hotel Ballroom on October 27th. Excitement continues with the fabulous dress-up OnLok masquerade benefit lunch ball at the chinoiserie Far East restaurant on October 31st, and ends with a grand finale fashion show to be held at the fancy resort estate Ruby Hill Club in Pleasanton, CA on November 5th.
Chinatown International Fashion Week, a one-of-a-kind new experience, is both community-oriented and internationally driven to create a beautiful fashion platform and experience for its audience. This year we feature a special group of established California and European designers with an artistic, edgy, opulent and lavish touch. Among them is the famed LA Designer of the Year Adolfo Sanchez. And finally, we are proud to present at CIFW’s November 5th grand finale the top designer Sheguang Hu of China Fashion Week, who will join us for his personal appearance featuring his newest haute couture collection.