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Style Week Pittsburgh announces 2014 event lineup

Written by Sara Bauknecht on .

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Style Week Pittsburgh has a full plate of posh fashions from Pittsburgh and beyond on tap for its second annual outing.

This year's theme will be "En Vogue" and promises seven days of style-centric events celebrating the fashion industry in Pittsburgh and abroad.

Here's what to expect:

Aug. 11: Opening night kick-off party at The Priory Hotel's Grand Hall, North Side (6-10 p.m.). Tickets: $35 for general admission in advance, or $65 for VIP.

Aug. 12: Accessory trunk show presented with Fashion Group International Pittsburgh featuring fashion trucks, cocktails, DJ and more at LUXE Pittsburgh showroom in Indigo Square, East Liberty (6-9 p.m.). Free admission.

Aug. 13: Jewelry showcase presented with Macy's featuring styling sessions, beauty treatments, music, refreshments and more at Macy's, Downtown (5 p.m.)Free admission.

Aug. 14: The Style Awards honoring members of the Pittsburgh fashion and beauty industry, Blue Line Grille's rooftop lounge, Uptown (6-9 p.m.). Tickets: $35.

Aug. 15: Fashion soiree spotlighting ready-to-wear styles from Pittsburgh boutiques and vendors at IVY Pittsburgh, Strip District (6-10 p.m.). Tickets: $25 for general admission in advance, or $50 for VIP.

Aug. 16: Lawrenceville boutique crawl featuring discounts and promotions at select boutiques in the neighborhood (noon-5 p.m.). The first 300 people to register online will be entered to win $500 worth of products and gift cards from local businesses. No cost to participate.   

Aug. 17: Invitation-only brunch summit with key stakeholders and leaders of the city's fashion community to discuss the future of fashion in Pittsburgh.

A portion of the proceeds from the week will go to Strong Women, Strong Girls, a national non-profit with the mission to empower girls and women through mentorship. Philip Pelusi Salons will style models, and Jaylee Lemon of Refined Culture will provide runway coaching.

Tickets are on sale now at www.styleweekpittsburgh.wordpress.com.

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