Sao Paulo, Oct 30: The Sao Paulo Fashion Week, one of the largest and most important fashion events in Latin America, kicked off its extra edition Monday (Oct 29).
After years being held at the Ibirapuera Park, the 34th edition is taking place at Villa Lobos Park. The organizers intent is to integrate the venue within the park's gardens with an inside space inspired by large greenhouses.
The event established a new calendar for the sector in Brazil, which will now have its autumn/winter collections launched in October/November as opposed to January. Summer collections will continue to be launched in March/April.
According to stylist Halo Rocha, the autumn/winter tendencies for the upcoming season are "shades of earth, a lot of black and green."
In addition to Taca by Halo Rocha, Osklen, Ronaldo Fraga, FH byFause Haten, Tufi Duek, Triton and Ellus also presented their collections on Monday.
The event is scheduled to continue until Wednesday.