- Fashion Events
Last night, the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) paid tribute to the winners and honorees of the 2011 CFDA Fashion Awards at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center. CNN anchor Anderson Cooper was the host for the evening. The evening's Womenswear Designer of the Year honors went to Jack McCollough & Lazaro Hernandez for Proenza Schouler presented by Naomi Watts. The award for Menswear Designer of the Year was presented by Gerard Butler to Michael Bastian. Alexander Wang took home the Accessory Designer of the Year Award, presented by Iris Apfel. For the tenth year in a row, the evening was generously underwritten by Swarovski.
Company Known for Giving New Shoes to Children in Need Will Now Give in a Whole New Way as Next Product Debuts
TOMS Set to Reveal its Next One for One™ Product at 10 am PST on June 7, 2011
WHEN: June 7, 2011 10 am PST – 10 pm PST
WHO: Blake Mycoskie, founder of TOMS – the LA-based company that gives a pair of new shoes to a child in need for every pair purchased – will be joined by hundreds of fans to make a major announcement regarding the Next Chapter of TOMS.
WHAT: The much-anticipated launch of TOMS' second One for One product is finally here. Kept secret until launch, Mycoskie will open the first Mystery Box at the event, and over 80 other retailers across the country – none of whom know what's inside – will do so as well at their respective locations. This will be the first time TOMS' new product is sold.
After the morning presentation, event attendees will be able to purchase the new product and help TOMS give in a whole new way.
California Heritage Museum (outdoors)
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WHY: Fans will come together to celebrate the launch of TOMS' new One for One product, with music, performances and festivities continuing throughout the day. The festival atmosphere will include KCRW deejays Garth Trinidad and Jeremy Sole along with DJ Mike Bee as well as performances by mariachi bands, marching bands, Brazilian drummers, Egon, Paul Devro, TOKImonsta, Lord Huron and more.
Each year, Las Vegas plays host to a number of fashion shows. If you are a fashion junkie who lives in the Las Vegas area, you may want to check out these shows:
Paris is coming to MAGIC in August 2011. The iconic French fashion show, PRET A PORTER PARIS, has partnered with WWDMAGIC to launch the "HEART OF PRET," a collaboration that will provide Better-to-Bridge retailers access to the creme de la creme in French apparel brands.
Dots, LLC, the fashion apparel specialty store announces its partnership with Fashion Week Cleveland (FWC), the "educational fashion week" and annual conference and convention held during the first week of May in Cleveland, Ohio.
NAHA 2011 on July 31, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada
The Professional Beauty Association's North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA) is pleased to announce that Karie and Aaron Bennett, of Atelier AVEDA Salons, have been named NAHA finalists in the Salon Master of Business category. Announcing a total of 65 finalists in 13 categories, NAHA is known as the pinnacle of beauty competitions in North America, where only the top stylists and leaders in the beauty industry are recognized for their talent and skill. NAHA 2011 winners will be announced during PBA Beauty Week at a star-studded Awards Ceremony on July 31, 2011 at the Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada.
To celebrate a night inspired by all things design, three of Old City, Philadelphia's premier community organizations will host a variety of events on Wednesday, May 11, 2011 from 5:30 p.m. through 8:30 p.m.
Barneys New York announced today that they have collaborated with Daphne Guinness to curate a selection of pieces from Guinness's private collection, as well as from the collection of Isabella Blow, to be featured in the Madison Avenue windows. This will be the first time Blow's collection has been seen in public since Guinness acquired it in the summer of 2010. The window display will include several experiential moments, beginning on Monday, May 2nd when Guinness will prepare for The Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Gala by presenting a staged display in the window while donning a gown designed by Alexander McQueen, who is being celebrated at the event later that evening.
On Saturday, April 30, 2011, BRIM in Palo Alto will be hosting a bridal extravaganza called "Engaged." The event will bring together local bridal retailers and vendors. The full list includes It's Your Day Wedding and Event Planning, Royal Bloom Floral Boutique, Colson Griffith Photography, Honeysuckle Confections, Made in Palo Alto magazine, and California South Asian Bride magazine.
The Savannah College of Art and Design will host SCAD Style 2011, the university’s nationally recognized, signature style and design event, April 25-April 29, at various locations at SCAD Savannah and SCAD Atlanta. This series of events features world-renowned artists, designers and industry professionals and highlights several of the college’s programs of study, including fashion, fibers and interior design. All lectures are free and open to the public.
On March 24, at Shin Kong Place -- the senior department flagship store in China, NOTTING HILL presented a perfect first fashion show for the opening of China International Fashion Week.
A focal point of Miami Beach International Fashion Week, March 3-6, 2011, held at the Miami Convention Center this year, were the masterful runway hair looks created by Antonio Corral-Calero, Moroccanoil Artistic Director. Fashion designers from the US and throughout Latin America were represented. Moroccanoil was presenting sponsor of the event.
Fashion Minga, a Premier Fashion Event During LA Fashion Week
This Friday, March 18th they are excited to welcome 5 Designers and numerous Performers to the Fashion Minga runway
"Minga" is an Ecuadorian term for "a community coming together to work for the benefit of all." Fashion Minga is a collaboration of designers, performers, and tastemakers coming together to celebrate the various components that inspire fashion: music, dance, color, shape and visual elements. Fashion Minga welcomes more than 1,000 guests, showcases up-and-coming designers, features the industry's hottest dance teams/performers, attracts numerous celebrities, generates top revenue numbers for Boulevard3, our host venue, and is covered by various media outlets.
A portion of all Fashion Minga proceeds will benefit Operation FINALLY HOME, a non-partisan/non-profit 501(c)3 organization established in 2005 whose mission is to provide custom made mortgage free homes to wounded and disabled veterans and the widows of the fallen in an effort to get their lives back on track and become productive members of their communities. www.BabaSupport.org
A special thanks to our Sponsors: The Madison Restaurant & Bar, ClarsSkin, Jackie Christie, Sexy Hair, Ruby Make-Up Academy, and Anerrick Management Group. http://tinyurl.com/4k5mhtb
Join confirmed guests All My Children's J.R. Martinez, Natasha Alam-True Blood, Printz Board-Black Eyed Peas, Thom Barry-Cold Case, Fast & Furious, Vanessa Branch-Pirates of the Caribbean 1-2-3, Baroness Stefanie Von Pfetten, Cedric Martinez-The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, Kenan Thompson-Saturday Night Live, Snakes on a Plane, Donna D'Errico-Austin Powers Goldmember, Baywatch, cast members from Days of our Lives and many more.
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