Dominican-born Miami-based fashion designer Lourdes Atencio will present her latest collection at Couture Fashion Week at 8:00 p.m. on Thursday September 5, 2013 . A frequent presenter at the prestigious event, Ms. Atencio’s fashion show will be held in the Grand Ballroom of the landmark New Yorker Hotel in New York City.
Lourdes Atencio is a dynamic fashion force, consistently producing creative and inspired designs of feminine elegance for her loyal clientele. Her innate fashion skill allows her to almost effortlessly make a beautiful garment from almost any piece of fabric. Her designs are progressive yet elegant, appealing to glamorous women of all ages. Her innovative use of a kaleidoscope of fabrics and her meticulous detailing make each garment a one-of-a-kind masterpiece. This gifted designer handcrafts each creation directly onto a mannequin or the client for a perfect fit.
Ms. Atencio’s designs have been shown on runways from her native Santo Domingo to Palm Beach, Miami and New York, among other cities. She is a regular favorite designer of many Latin celebrities, media personalities, socialites and pageants.