Red Carpet Couture with David Tupaz

Red Carpet Couture with David Tupaz



What does it take to build a couture business and make it a commercial success?

Come meet David Tupaz as he shares his knowledge about the world of haute couture, discusses the development of a designer's personal style, and how to take design aesthetics to a commercial level. There will be models showing 18 outfits in a haute couture salon setting as David describes the fabrics and details he put on each garment. Come experience an evening of glamour and elegance that defines the world of fashion.


Date - Tuesday, March 26th


Time - 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM, (presentation will be from 7:00 to 8:30 PM with time for networking before and after the event).


Where - Melrose Market Studios, 1532 Minor Avenue Seattle, WA 98101

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Tickets - $38.00 for FGI Members, $58.00 for Non-Members

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An array of fabulous hors d'oeuvres will be served, along with wine from our sponsor Girly Girl Wines.


DAVID TUPAZ is an established designer from Los Angeles. Trained in the manner of the Haute Couture tradition, he was voted as one of the TOP 40 designers of the west coast by Fashion Group International, Los Angeles in July of 2010. He has built a name in the Industry moving from NYC to Los Angeles to open his own company and atelier in 1998 designing for TV shows like Malcolm in the Middle, Cybil, NBC's wedding central, to name a few and caters mostly to the entertainment industry dressing celebrated stars and celebrities, sports figures, first ladies, royalty and high society mavens from Manila, Hong Kong, London, Paris, LA to NY and Washington DC. His signature line is classic elegance, structured tailored femininity and follows the grand approach of dignified grace and style. His couture graces major red carpet events from the Emmy's to the Golden Globes, the Oscars and the Grammy's. His list of clients and supporters are the who's who in Hollywood such as William and Elizabeth Shatner, Kris Kardashian and Bruce Jenner, Martin Sheen, Tracy and Scott Hamilton, Tonya and Alan Thicke, Patti Austin, Etta James, Cheryl Ladd, Julia Roberts, Goldie Hawn, Bo Derek, Christine Baranski, Mitzy Kapture, Lisa Rinna, Lucy Liu, Diane Von Furstenberg, Christen Chenoweth, Bai Ling, CSI Miami's Sofia Milos, the list goes on. One can just google his name or Youtube it and his popularity in the industry shows up. He is now branching to Las Vegas to help introduce a fashion industry and mentor young designers and students to create the first official Las Vegas Fashion Designer's council! Making Las Vegas a city of creative talent and produce beautiful products as well as help create jobs and contribute to the ailing economy. He joins the roster of talented and innovative locals that will launch the future of Las Vegas Fashion.