Agencia EFEApril 15, 2013 10:46
Rio de Janeiro, Apr 15 (EFE).- Fashion Rio, one of Brazil's largest fashion industry fairs, opens Monday and will showcase new offerings for the Southern Hemisphere winter.
The event, which ends on Friday, will feature the work of 25 fashion houses, taking visitors to the Marina da Gloria on a tour of the world.
Organizers will also hand out the Rio Moda Hype prize to draw attention to new talents.
The tropical jungle is one of the themes chosen by designers, such as Alessa (Migani) and Äuslander, for this year's show.