Omaha Fashion Week is coming to a close, Saturday night was the last runway show. A sip+shop event sponsored by Omaha Fashion Week happens Sunday, but the parade of models wearing beautiful designs under strobe lights is over for the year. Fashion is ignored in Nebraska with most people throwing on blue jean shorts and a red Husker sweatshirt before they leave to go anywhere. So the moments where fashion becomes an event are special moments.
This last show had a theme of designs modeled after perfection, and I can’t think of anything more appropriate for a warm, cloudless night filled with glitzy dresses and gelled hair.
Designers took this theme in stride and designed clothing with beautiful draping, exotic embellishments, artful pleating and so much more.
Dan Richters’ collection included translucent fabrics and scooping square necklines. Each dress oozed bada** woman vibes. The bodice part of the dresses were