2015 Fashion Show

34th San Francisco Ballet Auxiliary Fashion Show

  • Date
    Thursday, April 2, 2015
  • Presented By
    Neiman Marcus Union Square
  • Venue
    The Fairmont San Francisco
  • Time
    Cocktail Reception at 11am, followed by a Runway Show and Luncheon with a live auction and raffle. View the Neiman Marcus Spring 2015 Designer Collections with Ken Downing at Neiman Marcus Union Square after the Luncheon.
  • Runway Show
    Spring 2015 Designer Collections curated by Neiman Marcus Fashion Director Ken Downing
  • 2015 Fashion Show Chair
    Mrs. Avé M. Seltsam
  • Luncheon Chair
    Ms. Patricia Ferrin Loucks

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Courtesy of Neiman Marcus
Photo: Courtesy of Neiman Marcus

Neiman Marcus Fashion Director Ken Downing

Following the hugely successful debut of a new event format in 2014, NM Fashion Director Ken Downing returns as host of this unique fashion and social event, showcasing the best of spring fashions by designers from around the world. Find out what the new trends will be this season from one of the fashion world's leading experts.

Ken Downing is fashion director and senior vice president of American luxury specialty store Neiman Marcus. He oversees women’s and men’s trends, managing a team of fashion editors in the company’s New York office, and directing 200 merchants in Dallas on what is fashionable and what to buy for each season. He represents Neiman Marcus in the media and at major fashion events, and is the definitive tastemaker, stylist, and arbiter of fashion for Neiman Marcus. He resides in Dallas and is a connoisseur of 20th century contemporary furniture and art.

Over the course of his career, Downing has appeared as a fashion industry expert on many local and nationally televised programs, including the Oprah Winfrey Show, E! Entertainment, Fox News, The Rachel Zoe Project, and Project Runway All Stars.

Meet Ken Downing immediately following the fashion show at Neiman Marcus Union Square and view their Spring 2015 Collections.



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