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Style Week Pittsburgh offers sneak peek at event highlights

Written by Sara Bauknecht on .

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Style Week Pittsburgh is building up the buzz for its second-annual outing by announcing some of the highlights to expect Aug. 11-17.

Here's some of what's in store:

*A Facebook contest is under way through June 30. Post a photo of your style with the hashtag #MyStyle and tag Style Week Pittsburgh for a chance to win a pass to all public events during Style Week. One male and one female winner will be selected.

*A promotional photo shoot will be in Market Square 10 a.m.-1 p.m. July 11.

*Once again, Philip Pelusi Salons will style models' hair. Stylist and product artist Philip Pelusi will be on site for the Style Week Pittsburgh kick off on Aug. 11.

*Jaylee Lemon of Refined Culture will serve as runway coach for the Style Week Pittsburgh models.

*An accessories showcase will take place at the Luxe Pittsburgh Indigo Square showroom in East Liberty on Aug. 12.

*A jewelry showcase will be held at Macy's, Downtown, on Aug. 13 with spa services, massages and more on site.

*Jamaican designer Toya Taylor will be a featured designer at the ready-to-wear fashion show on Aug. 15.

*Strong Women, Strong Girls is this year's non-profit partner.

Tickets will go on sale June 27. Information: styleweekpittsburgh.wordpress.com.

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