By Maria Allard, C & G Staff Writer
DETROIT — The fashion savvy are gearing up for a big night out.
On Sept. 27, clothing designers, runway models and fashionistas will gather at the MotorCity Casino for Fashion In Detroit. The annual event went missing in action last year but has sashayed back in 2014 with “Project Runway” alumnus Joe Faris and the Dodge Motor Company at the helm.
More than 20 locally and nationally known fashion designers — who have carefully sewn and stitched every seam of garment fabric — will showcase their back-to-school fall looks to an appreciative audience looking to strike a pose.
“It’s a platform to let the designers get their names out and find a following. We have a nice mix of designers. We have (the) Somerset (Collection) doing a whole selection. We’ll have some entertainment going on between the shows,” Faris, of Bloomfield Township, said. “We also asked retailers to participate. I think it’s important we have events like this and put it on for the community. I think we’re lacking on something like this for the city.” …