Belizean born fashion designer, Richard Henderson, and his business partner, CEO and Web/Graphic Designer, Timothy McGee, a native of San Diego with Caribbean roots, won the title of Best Designer at Fashion Week San Diego 2013-2014 on October 6, 2013. The duo, known as RHCREATION, won over the judging audience votes from a total of 26 designers from all over the world whose designs graced the runway in this prestigous competition. The event, beginning October 4, featured 3 nights of fashion event showcasing each designer with approximately 2,500 people in attendance each night, ended with a trunk show event where the winner was announced.
RHCREATION is no stranger to the Belizean community both at home and abroad. The design house was honored 3 years ago with the title of official designer for Queen of the Jewel, the official Miss Belize Pageant, where they provide costumes, swimsuits and opening number dresses for all winners and delegates.
Their winning Fashion Week San Diego collection of resort wear, swim suit cover-ups has been hailed as sexy sophistication with a caribbean flare. From the bright colors to the water color print that depicts the exotic flowers of the caribbean, the luxury sea side life style of San Diego and the tropical caribbean flavor of Belize.
There winning package includes many benefits, including designing their own shoe that was produced by the shoe company Naughty Monkey, who also has the license to produce shoes for mega-star Beyonce and House of Derion.
RHCREATION will soon be available in United States boutiques, department stores and to the vacation and resort wear trend setting women world-wide. Their collection will take you from the pool to the party, from the resort to the restaurant, and is a must-see fashion experience.
RHCREATION winning Fashion Week San Diego is a major step in putting Belize at a high international level in the fashion industry.