With fabulous runways shows, cocktail receptions, trunk shows, celebrity meet-and-greets, and in-store events, Fashion Week El Paseo is the West Coast’s largest consumer fashion show. Celebrating 15 years of style in 2022, this world-class event provides an inspiring, immersive experience that is sure to delight lovers of haute couture.
Held under a massive tent located on the upper deck of the parking structure at The Gardens on El Paseo, Fashion Week El Paseo showcases the industry’s top design talents—including some stars of tomorrow. Spanning the week from March 19-26, each day of Fashion Week El Paseo presents chic new adventures and the chance to experience the work of top style icons. Here are a few highlights:
Saturday, March 19 – Trina Turk
Trina Turk’s bold signature prints and dynamic hues meld the best of classic American design with a California confidence, incorporating beautiful fabrications and impeccable quality for effortless élan and carefree glamour.
Sunday, March 20, 2022 – Le Chien with a Twist
Le Chien features locally based designer Aneka Brown presenting her 2022 collection, “Post-Apocalyptic Funk.” Models and donors walk with their rescued dogs to raise funds for Palm Springs Animal Shelter and California Paws Rescue.
Sunday, March 20, 2022 – Michael Costello Midnight Sahara
Michael Costello grew up in Palm Springs, and much of his inspiration comes from the beauty of the surrounding nature. With Midnight Sahara, Costello created a collection that evokes the ultimate desert fantasy glistening with beautiful beading and sheer illusion.
Monday, March 21, 2022 – The “Buzz” on El Paseo
El Paseo finest shops present their spring/summer 2022 ensembles. These curated collections provide a well-rounded look at what’s new in ready-to-wear fashion and which trends are perfect for the desert now.
Tuesday, March 22 – Keanan Duffty – Rebel! Rebel! On the Runway
New York-based British fashion designer Keanan Duffty presents an interactive and entertaining show featuring his rock ‘n’ roll-inspired looks and collections.
Wednesday, March 23, 2022 – Christopher Bates Presents
Canadian designer Christopher Bates shows his spring/summer 2022 menswear and womenswear collection — an exciting blend of contemporary tailoring mixed with athluxury style.
Thursday, March 24, 2022 – Couture Debut From FIDM
FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandise presents the debut collections designed by 10 outstanding recent graduates.
Friday, March 25, 2022 – Saks Fifth Avenue Presents
Saks Fifth Avenue shares the spring and summer collection from designers Balenciaga, Oscar de la Renta, Bruno Cucinelli, The Row, ETRO, Alice and Olivia, and many others.
Saturday, March 26, 2022 – The Fantastical Fashions of Edwin Oudshoorn
Amsterdam’s famous couture designer Edwin Oudshoorn comes to the desert to create magic with his outstanding fabrics and elegant style in an evening of fashion fantasy.
Make your plans now to enjoy the sophistication and luxury of the desert as you indulge your inner fashionista at this premier, state-of-the-art experience. For more information and to reserve your tickets, visit the Fashion Week El Paseo website.
Be sure to explore the rest of Palm Desert in style while you’re here. For a complete list of spring happenings, visit our Calendar of Events.