Jun 26, 2018 | By Emma Griffin
When we arrived in Aspen earlier this week for the 4th annual Aspen Fashion Week, we were greeted with bluebird skies, a fleet of Bentleys and a selection of some of the most directional skiwear in the market. Aspen is known for its luxe lifestyle and unique après ski scene, so it is the ideal location to showcase a range of slope-friendly brands including Authier, Kjus, Marmot, Neve, Pajar and Roots, as well as some unexpected lifestyle additions like Isaora, adding an element of edge to the presentations. To spice things up, this year the shows officially kicked off with a Bentley-branded parachute dropping onto the runway in true over-the-top Aspen fashion.
First three images courtesy of Aspen Fashion Week
Lisa Johnson, glowing founder of Aspen Fashion Week
Our official trend partners at SIA also showcased a hand-picked collection brands for its Snow Collections presented by SIA runway show including Dale of Norway, FERA, Helly Hansen, Killy, Krimson Klover, SKEA, Sport Obermeyer.
Maggie Bitner and Anovia Daniels from SIA
Snow Collections presented by SIA
Pops of neon green at Obermeyer
The iconic Klaus Obermeyer
Maro LaBlance of Killy and Rachel Hadley of Krimson Klover
Colored down at Kjus
Greta Eagan of Outside Television
Stay tuned for a full recap of the entire week in the Active section ASAP! – Jeanine Pesce
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