FGI of Dallas Celebrates Rising Star Awards 2017


Dallas’ most outstanding talent in the world of Fashion, Makeup Artistry, Photography, Blogging and Interior Design will be celebrated on Tuesday, March 7 at 6:00pm during the FGI of Dallas Rising Star event.  Galleria Dallas and FGI of Dallas will showcase each nominee in a raw, personal and artistic form during this all new experience.  The event will include a cocktail party, pop-up runway presentations from our fashion finalists and an awards ceremony. Guests will also have the opportunity to cast a vote for their Fan Favorite.  Produced by Jan Strimple and hosted by Courtney Kerr, this event is not to be missed!

“We are so grateful to Galleria Dallas for underwriting and hosting the Rising Star Awards for the third consecutive year,” notes Ken Weber, Regional Director for Fashion Group International of Dallas.  “This generous sponsorship allows the ticket proceeds to directly benefit the mission of FGI.”

The 2017 Rising Star nominees include:
Women’s Fashion: Tinsley Radix, Erica Dawn Woodmoore, Esé Azénabor
Men’s Fashion:  Jason Simmons and Jeremy Michael Calhoun
Makeup/ Hair Artistry: Lindsay Hartley, Jo Franco, Gary Walden
Interior Design: Dinah Capshaw, Kathy Fielder, Shelly Rosenberg
Photography: Thomas Garza, Nicollette Mollet, Evelyn Murphy
Fashion Blogger: Christian Craven, Leah Frazier, Alex Young

Tickets for the FGI of Dallas Rising Star event can be purchased at Event Brite FGI Dallas or by calling the FGI office at 214-634-0204. Ticket prices are $75 and $100 for VIP front row seats. 

Proceeds from the event fund our FGI Dallas Scholarship Foundation.