The United States of America is, without a doubt, the world’s melting pot where the best of all cultures step up and emerge to be the next global trend.
Over the decades, it has become the land of dreams for all aspirants where native ideas pass through the filter of modernization and globalization.
No wonder fashion revolutions spring up in this country every now and then, and the incoming new year is no exception.
For all fashion aficionados both from the United States or from any part of the world, check out these fashion hubs you must visit this year.
1. Austin, Texas
To see the best of the Lone Star State in the world of clothing, there’s no other place to go than its fashion capital and an emerging hub for fashion. Austin’s local fashion scene has been pictured as boho-chic and relaxed.
Whatever style or sense this city might appear to focus on, one can not deny that the local market is definitely growing, thanks in part to a domino effect from a rising population positively affecting the local economy, plus a rising tech-startup community.
Moreover, the local government has definitely made the right call as the city now hosts a couple of art events such as the South by Southwest (SXSW), Austin City Limits, the X-Games, and of course the Austin Fashion Week.
Austin is now home to more than a thousand retail stores housed in its shopping districts and centers. Some of these include the 2nd Street District, Barton Creek Square Mall, and the Domain.
Also, fashion schools have sprung up in almost every corner of the city, offering classes and programs for all levels and almost all fields.
2. Miami, Florida
The overall fashion sense of the city is nothing but reflective of its tropical climate all year round. The soft sands of South Beach has been both the inspiration and the stage for most of the trends born from this place.
In the global trendsetting scene, fashion pillars such as Proenza Schouler and Gianni Versace have their headquarters in Miami. The same goes for some of the A-list modeling agencies William Morris, Wilhelmina, and Elite.
For those looking to learn and study about fashion and designing, top institutions like Miami International University of Art & Design to Miami Dade College’s Miami Fashion Institute. Some of the fashion-related programs include degrees in fashion design, accessory design, and even…
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