Charleston Fashion Week announced a preliminary schedule last week, including the names of guest judges and featured designers. The five-night event, which takes place in Marion Square March 22-26, features guest judge Fern Mallis, the creator of New York Fashion Week.
Other headliners include Elle magazine's Anne Slowey, Harper's Bazaar contributing editor Derek Blasberg, Gilt Groupe co-founder Alexis Maybank, and Mad Men costume designer Janie Bryant. Nightly panel judges include Social Primer's K. Cooper Ray and Army Wives costume buyer Andrea Serrano.
Featured designers include David Yoo (2010 Elle/RISD Design Award Winner), April Johnston (Project Runway Season 8 designer), Lindsey Carter (Troubadour), Hunter Dixon, Barbara Beach, Jamie Lin Snider, and 2010 Emerging Designer Competition winner Larika Page. See charlestonfashionweek.com for more details.