The Her Universe Fashion Show
The Her Universe Fashion Show is the epicenter of the geek fashion movement as designers compete with their original “geek couture” designs to win the ultimate prize – the opportunity to design a Her Universe fashion collection with Her Universe founder Ashley Eckstein for Hot Topic. The show will be held once again at the beautiful Manchester Grand Hyatt hotel opening night of SDCC, Thursday, July 19th.
July 19, 2018 6:00 PM PST
Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego, CA
2017 Her Universe Fashion Show Highlights
THE HER UNIVERSE FASHION SHOW
- Each year, hundreds of design submissions are submitted from all over the country with the finalists competing in the world’s top “Geek Couture” fashion show.
- Competition brings together professional and amateur designers, male and female, to showcase their original sci-fi and pop-culture inspired designs for a shot at designing a Her Universe fashion collection with Ashley Eckstein for Hot Topic.
- Judging panels each year consist of influencers and personalities from the fashion and pop-culture universes.
- Over a thousand highly energized fans, many who stand in line for over five hours to get in, flood the Harbor Ballroom for the show.
- Celebrities and pop culture personalities attend such as Game of Thrones actresses, Maisie Williams (Arya Stark) & Sophie Turner (Sansa Stark).
- The Her Universe Fashion Show each year garners attention and coverage from not only entertainment and mainstream media such as The New York Times, Entertainment Weekly, MTV, Hello Giggles and Rolling Stone but fashion media including Cosmopolitan, Nylon, and PopSugar. Social media reach has exceeded 50+ million impressions.
- For the past two years, Rolling Stone has chosen The Her Universe Fashion Show as one of the “25 Best Things We Saw at San Diego Comic-Con”.