August 2010. First, lets start with the Solar Living Dress that premiered during Austin Fashion Week at the Austin Museum of Art's Keep Austin Beautiful show, in which Rene not only did a fashion-meets-art installation, but also participated in the show itself with several recycled fashions. You can see the KEYE news story regarding fashion week below, along with a News 8 feature on the dress:
July 19, 2009. Rene Geneva has taken the top prize at the Austin Fashion Awards: Critics Choice for Best Designer and Best Women's Designer. Thank you so much for your support Austin!
Photos by Jake Holt Photography
Rene Geneva and Tolly Moseley
Kxan New Story: July 15, 2009
June 13, 2009. Rene Geneva Design has just been accepted into the Ethical Preview during NY Fashion Week at Nolcha Fashion Week !! If you're in the NY area, join us on September 14, 2009 The Carlton Hotel on Madison Avenue 12pm-9pm.
August 7, 2008. See us on WE TV!! on the show "Wedding Central - Amazing Wedding Gowns." See Rene Geneva and her newest designs. This show also features Vera Wang.. not bad company!!
Below, and in our downloadable EPK elements above, you will find links to articles about us in and at:
Functions: See Below: Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, FIT NY, WWDMagic, and more
Magazines: California Apparel News (here and here), Womens Wear Daily (multiple issues), Surface, Hollywood Weekly, In Style, See Below: Yogi Times, Dwell, Austin Monthly, Rare Magazine, Jewell Magazine
Newspaper: LA Times,Santa Monica Mirror(here and here)
Television: Today Show MSNBC, Simply Beautiful (Veria Network), Hollywood Live, KLRU Austin, KTLA Los Angeles, Fox News Los Angeles
Blogs: TreeHugger, IdealBright, The Green Loop, PaperMag, White Apricot, Namli Talk, Hollywood Closeup, Lyra Mag, BlogCritics, Fashion Wire Daily, Yahoo News, Diva Village, Hip Candy, Nirvana Style, Wearing the Future, Green Girl Designs, 944, The Label Lab, Easy Writers, Zimbio
The below photos are not links, see above. See Below for more articles and press.
Jewell Magazine, Spring 2008
Rare Magazine, The Fashion Issue. November 2007
October 17th, 2007. Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, LA
The Green Initiative Humanitarian Fashion Show. Smashbox Studios, Culver City
Click HERE for photos, new stories, and press!
photo by Terry Jorgensen
Do not miss us in Yogi Times!!
Austin Monthly, April 2007
Tree Hugger, November 2006
Dwell Magazine, June 2006
Apparel News, page 3!! Volume 63, Number 30 July 13-19 2007
Do not have a subscription? Read the articles here.
Press Release October 2007
Eco-Fashion Trends Will Not Be Overlooked at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. Rene Geneva Design focuses on the exotic, luxury and future of fashion with an eco-friendly conscience for Fashion Week, Los Angeles.
Press Release August 2007
A strategic partnership allows René Geneva Design customers guilt free ready-to-wear
Press Release June 2007
Fashionably Neutral Carbon Program™ to be released at WWDMAGIC. As "Carbon Neutral" gains popularity with savvy green consumers, fashion designers take the reigns.
Press Release, March 2007
New standards of social responsibility set for "green" fashion industry by leading humanitarian efforts to install solar electricity into women sewing cooperative.
Press Release, May 2006
Green wedding gown sheds "light" on the sustainable fashion industry and fair trade labor practices.