Fashion Week San Diego’s inaugural event (fashionweeksd.com), slated for fall 2008 (28 September – 5 October) and presenting designers from both the United States and Mexico has announced it’s participants. The week-long event will consist of daily fashion shows, forums, lectures, shopping events and official after parties. A limited number of tickets will be available to the public, beginning July 1, 2008.

In addition to highlighting San Diego's bi-national fashion arena, Fashion Week San Diego will also incorporate socially conscious elements of style. The designer lineup includes sustainable, recycled, philanthropic and plus-sized lines. The week-long event will benefit the Child Abuse Prevention Foundation.

Following is the confirmed list of designers for this first annual event.

charmoneshoes.com
fashionoverdose.com
fuegorosa.com g-star.com
jorgecorella.com
lauren-elainedesigns.com
lizzrussel.com
madejewelry.com
nelliusa.com
parrisharris.com
sergio-alcala.com
staciemay.com
mysweetpetites.com
ximenavalero.com

Photo: Classic G-Star, one of the show participants