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Art Hearts Fashion Spearheads Fashion Week LA Featuring Betsey Johnson Installation, Nicole Miller, Sue Wong, Stello Official, and Make-A-Wish® Fashion Show.
(Los Angeles)-After massively successful shows for NYFW, Art Hearts Fashion returns to LA, leading Fashion Week with an impressive 4-day marathon of runway shows, art installations, and performances. Art Hearts Fashion will steal the spotlight October 5-8th at Hollywood’s grand Taglyan Complex. This season boasts an impressive lineup including an inimitable Betsey Johnson installation from the iconic designer’s 50th Anniversary Collection, celebrating decade-by-decade a lifetime of design. Art Hearts Fashion is thrilled to welcome to the runway the special collection of 11-year-old Make-A-Wish® child Noa Sorrell, who will debut the designs she created while undergoing treatment for Cancer. Celebrity designer Sue Wong will open Art Hearts Fashion with “Carnevale” promising all the magic and inspired elegance designer’s impeccable runway shows are known for. Stello Official by Stephanie and Michael Costello will take center stage Wednesday, October 7th, debuting “Hotel California” a glamorous rock-and-roll affair with fashion. The week will showcase over 40 designers and brands including: Nicole Miller, Amato Haute Couture, Gregorio Sanchez, Mister Triple X, Koco Blaq, Isabella Couture, Amren Tulano, House of Li-Jon, Michael Ngo Couture and many more.
Official Hair Sponsor FHI HEAT® and Official Makeup Sponsor The Organic Face™ will work with the talented designers behind the scenes, flawlessly crafting the high-fashion and artistic runway looks all week.
The Art Gallery and Lounge shall return this October with celebrity artists including Sham Ibrahim, Josef Jasso, Lisa Reilly, Eugene Hoffman, Emmanuel Sequoia, and Connie Kurtew. Add MOLLY
A very special thanks to the week’s sponsors: Monster Energy Drink, Wholefoods Market (Sherman Oaks West, Sherman Oaks East, DTLA & Glendale) for providing delicious staff food throughout the week, Hint Water, KindSnacks, Luna Bar, SoyJoy, Illy Issimo, , Rocking Popcorn, Nescafe Dulce Gusto special espresso bar, Mosaic floral.event.design, Fotopod, and Prive hair styling teams.
Monday October 5th
House of Li Jon
Tuesday October 6th
4PM-7PM Betsey Johnson 50th Anniversary Collection Presentation
Vis A Vis
Just Bones Boardwear
House of Byfield
Mister Triple X “VorteX” Collection
Wednesday October 7th
Lulu et Gigi
Thursday October 8th
Aussie Gear LA
“One Rose” By Mister Triple X
Michael Ngo Couture
Amato Haute Couture by Furne One
Installations at the Opening Reception on October 4th at the W Hotel Hollywood By:
Metropolitan Fashion Week
Portraits of Hope
Florals provided by Mosaic floral.event.design
Special Performance at the Afterparty on October 9th at The Study Hollywood by:
Art Hearts Fashion is produced by Erik Rosete and ParkerWhitaker Productions
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Amato Haute Couture by Furne One: “Love Is A Battlefield” Embark on a deliciously dark path as Amato Haute Couture takes you on a journey into the dark corridors of your passionate mind. French laces & tulle, stretch & acid washed denims, along with some added remarkable details bring to life this wondrous Penny Dreadful-esque vibe for all to experience. This season Amato teams up with exotic to-die-for shoes by Hades Footwear. Alexis & Mikey, creative directors for Amato in the USA, quote “The show will be wickedly romantic and as always, dangerously addicting!” #Amatoofficial @amatoofficial
Ammanii is much more than jewelry. It is a metaphor for each woman’s power to make a difference on a global scale. Drawing from her professional and personal experience in peace building and conflict resolution for women, CEO and co-founder Amany Shaker has launched the Ammanii brand with the goal of each purchase helping women understand cultures that are not their own. The jewelry has a unique purpose: To create a shared community that transcends all cultural barriers, and emphasizes our shared humanity as women.
Amren Tulano: Grateful to have the opportunity to present their signature self-expressive vision while staying rooted to their made in USA standards, Amren Tulano this season presents, “Love Whispers” SS’16. Utilizing organic and other eco-friendly materials, the collection takes you on a nostalgic journey into the playroom of modern romance to re-live an ethereal fantasy of femininity, innocence, and love. www.amrentulano.com #amrentulano @amrentulano
Aussiegear: Aussiegear clothing is founded by costume and clothing designer Perry Meek. The former professional athlete is Australian born but now calls LA Home. His client list includes some of the biggest names in entertainment including: Spice Girls, Mariah Carey, Janet Jackson, Natalie Cole, Cher, Carrie Underwood, and Fantasia. For the last five years, Meek has worked closely with Lady Gaga, creating some of her most iconic outfits.
Consort62/Miss Consort: For Spring 2016, Consort62 and Miss Consort offer new and updated looks for the fashion forward consumer. Lightweight sweaters in cotton/silk are perfect for spring as well as activewear inspired bamboo/spandex knits and additional textured knit tops for versatility. The slimmer pant is cropped for spring and new shape of wider leg bottoms highlight the rest of the line. Miss Consort uses ideas from the seventies, updating them with modern shapes and long lean looks. The colors are a bold palette of black and white, and brights.
Courtney Allegra: Fun prints and bold solids embody the beach lifestyle, whether it be riding a beach cruiser down Venice boardwalk or catching rays on an island in bright vibrant colors of the tropics. The sexy but flattering cuts give the allure of faraway land “Where the Water is Always Warmer”. Made in Los Angeles California, Courtney Allegra keeps to the highest of standards utilizing superior fabrics and quality craftsmanship. This October, Courtney is happy to introduce her amazing men’s line of swimwear!
Dan Richters:The current collection, Benthic is inspired by sea bed life. The collection’s textures and shapes reflect those found in the animals and plants of the ocean floor. Ritchers is interested in the protective nature of scales and spikes found on these animals, and how these qualities have been incorporated into garments. The collection responds to the beautiful and sometimes perilous nature of ocean life, creating creatures with his imagination. @danrichters www.danrichters.com
Gregorio Sanchez: The Spring-Summer 2016, Gregorio Sanchez Collection, will be very sophisticated, classy and full of vibrant colors in harmony with nature. Following the ethnic Mexican touch of his previous collections, linen silk, chiffon, silk and hand embroidered, will recur in this collection, where ultra feminine while unstructured silhouettes will be the protagonists of their proposal.
House of Li Jon:Armored and Dangerous– Li Jon Sculptured Couture takes you onto the battle fields of fashion ready for war with a modern stance on the Art of Chainmaille. These striking metal and Swarovski crystal creations are intricately woven ring by ring to achieve graphic patterns and art designs, leaving audiences speechless. House of Li Jon will unlock another door debuting LJ Xclusives for the “I wear my Rebel Heart on my Sleeve” femme fatale.
Isabella Couture:Fashion designer, Liliya Dilanyan, creator of Isabella Couture has been in the fashion industry for 5 years and has quickly become a reputable artist. Isabella Couture has been previously showcased during Art Hearts Fashion introducing her Fall/Winter 15′ collection. Liliya will be showcasing her Spring/Summer 16′ Collection at this October. The name of the collection is,The Blush Collection which was inspired from colors that are favorites of the designer. Liliya has incorporated all blush colors for one runway along with our special surprised guests.
Joules: Established by Tom Joule in Market Harborough in 1989, Joules has since grown to be one of Britain’s best-loved lifestyle brands with almost 100 stores across the UK. The brands reputation for use of signature hand-drawn prints and bold colour, alongside their quality and British charm has crossed the Atlantic and given them a warm welcome in the US, where they’ve been snapped up by the likes of Nordstrom, Von Maur, Target and Back Country.
Just Bones Boardwear™: Designer Jennifer Weisman seduces with her SS/2016 collection. “Surf The World.” Creating unique lifestyle apparel, Jennifer Weisman revolutionizes the boardshort with her patented adjustable waist ~ every boardshort has the perfect fit. Designed with specialty fabrics, the most iconic surf destinations across the globe inspired her newest collection. Guests will be captivated by fresh prints, vintage and textured color block boardshorts for men and sexy booty cut shorts for girls!www.justbonesboardwear.com @justbonesbw #justbonesbw
Koco Blaq: Known for his tiki face dresses and swimwear, Koco Blaq will be showcasing his final glimpse at his Tiki Oasis Collection, the second installment titled Moana completes his SS’16 Line. The collection is inspired by the Polynesian culture and the energetic pinup tiki culture era with its old Hollywood glamour. Summer wedges by Spirit Moda add to the collection to complete each look and operate in sync with Koco Blaq in keeping with both brand’s fun and sexy style
Levitation Activewear: Reflective of the lifestyle of Los Angeles’ trendsetters, where Levtation Activewear is based, the brand speaks to LA’s simultaneously laid-back and sexy vibe. Moisture resistant, super flexible, wrinkle-free, ultra-strong, and lightweight, Levitation Activewear is functional enough to be worn at the gym, but easily translates into streetwear with its inspired silhouettes and on trend color schemes. Shop Levitation Activewear on www.levitationlifestyle.com or in stores at Los Angeles Sporting Club (8592 Santa Monica Blvd., West Hollywood, CA 90405).
Lil Jewels: Lil Jewels’ 2016 collections have been inspired by lifestyle and fashion trends that have been strongly influenced by social-cultural changes. Yana Rostomyan articulates her emotions and passion for her craft through the stunning fabrics she chooses. Through materials like tulle, lace, feathers, pearls, and of course, a touch of bling, she puts her signature look on each piece within the collection.
Lolly Clothing: By blending luxurious fabrics, feminine silhouettes and an understated boho-chic aesthetic, LOLLY caters to women who appreciate both the casual and the sophisticated, the decadent and the affordable. At the heart of each and every design is a deep understanding of who the LOLLY girl truly is. She is a woman who is simultaneously fearless and feminine, a woman who judge’s fashion both on art and form. Under the guidance of creative director Geneveive Cruz, has built LOLLY to have clothing that are made for women who crave the beauty, style, and effortless grace that is at the core of every Lolly piece.
Lulu et Gigi: Eni Hegedus-Buiron is the designer and couturier behind the luxury children’s brand Lulu et Gigi. She is based in France, but was born in Canada. Each garment is designed and made to the highest quality standards in France. All finishes, appliqués and beadwork are done meticulously by hand. Hegedus-Buiron has recently re-launched her much-anticipated Minerva Collection to much acclaim in Toronto during the 2015 Fashion Week, as well as headlining two shows in the United States. Her designs have been featured in Vogue Italia, Babiekins, Cocolily, Teresa and Tomas and Cinamagic magazines. Her next collection, inspired by her Hungarian heritage, is already in production. Custom headpieces in this season’s collection by BLAIR NADEAU MILLINERY.
Mahkenna: Mahkenna is excited to reveal to the world her brilliant line of young girls jean vests! Each vest is a one of a kind piece. She uses trendy prints when selecting her fabrics portraying youth and clever fashion. It is important too for each one of her vests to have a theme and inspirational global message. Come witness her fashion revolution take place on the runway!!Www.mahkenna.com Instagram: @mahkennatyson Twitter: @mahkennatysonIMDB: Mahkenna Tyson ITunes: No Regrets and Without You VEVO: no regrets – Mahkenna https://youtu.be/rCxY-21RzmE
MICHAEL NGO: Sovereigns of the Sea | Spring/Summer 2016 RTW Runway Collection. LA based Pop Culture designer Michael Ngo is set to debut his sophomore RTW SS’16 runway collection titled “Sovereigns of the Seas” during Art Hearts Fashion LAFW Edition.The edgy street-luxe collection is inspired by Poseidon & his wife Amphitrite, King and Queen of the sea, and how they represent one’s claim of sovereignty by conquering the deep “Sea”– a metaphor for the future unknown.The SS16 runway will showcase ready-to-wear womenswear, as well as Michael Ngo’s menswear debut. The aura of the collection is a juxtaposition of scuba-sports-luxe meets urban-sea-glamour. Featuring the versatility of techno knits & wonder mesh along with the street style sophistication of coated neoprene and metallic fabrics finishing off with patent leather, vinyl trims, sequins and Swarovski stones. www.designsbymichaelngo.com | @Imngo | #designsbymichaelngo
Mister Triple X: “Vortex” Collection. Designer Erik Rosete will present his 2016 Swim/Resort Collection “VorteX” the next chapter of the brand’s unique fashion narrative. “VorteX” will feature futuristic inspired cuts with a retro spin as well and daring prints with metallic accents. This collection brings together Mister Triple X’s signature edge and eye for glamour with the popular trends for men and women around the world. Follow the brand down the rabbit hole atWWW.MISTERTRIPLEX.COM#MISTERTRIPLEX
Mister Triple X “One Rose” Collection.Through the VorteX “One Rose” continues Rosete’s unique story told through fashion. “One Rose” is the evolution of the designer’s fashion narrative, catering to a more sophisticated audience. “One Rose” will feature sleek and elegant designs while staying true to his futuristic and retro-inspired aesthetic. Rosete’s SS/16 collection “One Rose” will be an extension of his more youthful brand Mister Triple X. Jewelry by Ammanii www.ErikRosete.com#ErikRosete @ErikRoseteMGMT
Nicole Miller: Nicole Miller received a degree in fine arts from The Rhode Island School of Design and a degree from l’ École de la Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture Parisienne. Her formal art training combined with couture technique gave birth to the renowned women’s clothing line “Nicole Miller.” Her styles range from body-conscious cocktail dresses, to wedding attire, to casual wear. However, she is best known for her timeless yet form-flattering dresses. Nicole as a designer draws inspiration from a wide array of influences such as: mid-twentieth century cinema, contemporary art, architecture, and exotic cultures. Her progressive style of clothing has been worn by celebrities such as Angelina Jolie, Joss Stone, Jennifer Aniston, Beyoncé, Blake Lively and Eva Longoria among others. Miller– a known fabric junkie has been credited with popularizing futuristic and bold patterns. Yet her signature style has more to do with form. The cut, fit, and silhouette of her clothes are paramount to Miller’s design strategy. Her main focus specifically lies in the: proportions, curves and necklines. Her designs have forged a bold legacy in the fashion world as a prominent designer that has a sexy yet classic aesthetic.
Responsive Textiles: The upcoming RESPONSIVE TEXTILES SS’16 collection explores the renewal of body and soul. Just as the mythological phoenix rose from the ashes, this collection maps a journey of rebirth and healing. It is a story of flesh, blood, bone and spirit: all regenerating in the wake of pain and emerging stronger than before. This is the Revival Series.
SHALEMAR: Founded in 2015, SHALEMAR luxury apparel for men and women is inspired by the works of world-renowned artist Shalemar Sharbatly. Based out of Paris and Miami,SHALEMAR features t-shirts, leggings and jeans of exceptional quality and fit inspired by the internationally celebrated artist’s most recognized pieces. SHALEMAR’s T-shirt collections feature V-neck styles with well-defined tailoring, as simple and chic as they are luxurious and trendsetting, while SHALEMAR’s “EXCLUSIVE” line offers premium-quality denim unlike any other; essentially a commissioned work of art, customers have the option of one or both legs painted by the artist, using a specially-formulated painting technique that maintains the durability and feel of the denim without fading when used.
Stello Official: STELLO (formerly known as MTCostello) is a world made of emotions, passion and sensations for the bold and outspoken. The STELLO SS16: “Hotel California” Collection falls under the spell of Hollywood in all of its manufactured glory — as glamorous as it is tragic, and as self-aware as is it is beautiful — it’s a rapacious rock’n’roll affair racing full steam ahead to the after-hours, and you’re all invited.www.StelloOfficial.com Instagram: @Stello_Official Twitter: @Stello_Official Facebook: www.facebook.com/StelloBrand
Sue Wong: SUE WONG will be opening up Art Hearts Fashion LA Fashion Week with her ALCHEMY & MASQUERADE Spring 2016 Collection. ALCHEMY & MASQUERADE is the personification of SUE WONG, illustrating the alchemic, healing and transformative powers of Beauty. Beauty is the manifestation of one’s creative essence, an aspect of one’s higher self. In its purest form, it is alchemy that procures Magic which then has the power to transform. Flattering and lyrical, timeless and modern: SUE WONG gowns radiate a magic, drawing on mystique and seduction. When a woman puts on a SUE WONG, her divine essence is awakened and an emissary of beauty is born. ALCHEMY & MASQUERADE explores how every SUE WONG gown is a sculptural statement of the evolutionary, transformative dance between Alchemy and Masquerade, a symphony of dark drama and transcending light.
Vis A Vis: The inspiration for this F/W 14-15 collection comes from the beauty of being alone and lost. Though scary and intimidating at times, solitude has a way of opening up one’s eyes to what the world has to offer. Through solitude we discover things about ourselves and the world around us that we may not have noticed or discovered otherwise. The crows pecking at the earth the cows grazing in the meadow, the way light reflects, scatters, and moves, the natural textures of nature, quote worthy thoughts and brilliant ideas. This collections takes the vulnerability and strength found through solitude and combines it with soft and serene elements of nature.
Art Gallery Artists:
Connie Kurtew: Cornelia “Connie” Kurtew is a visionary artist hailing from seemingly stark and barren ground left behind the wall a generation after the war in East Germany. Cornelia sees beauty in everything. Her camera finds the nuances of every nook and cranny whether it be the graffiti of the city, the sharp powerful glint in the architecture, or the light of a soul captured in portraiture. Every photograph she takes carries you into another world, or reawakens a world you have already seen.
Eugene Huffman: Eugene Huffman’s painting style is abstract expressionism with non-repeating patterns in vivid colors and metallics that reference “Sex, Drugs and Rock ‘n’ Roll” through a lens of survival, using his artwork as an emotive outlet for his brave and powerful openness of his out status as an HIV+ gay male artist. Eugene’s appearances and gallery shows often include benefits for various HIV and AIDS organizations.
Sequoia Emmanuelle: Los Angeles based artist Sequoia Emmanuelle has a unique voice as a photographer utilizing her many creative talents together- including fashion design, set design, painting, wardrobe styling, film and graphic design. She has recently published her first coffee table book titled “Duende” which means “The Mysterious Power of Art to Deeply Move a Person”.
Sham Ibrahim is a Pop Art Artist and television personality, best known for his digital portraits of celebrities and timeless moments in American pop culture. Hollywood celebrities have embraced his eclectic style and he has headlined several successful solo art shows in Los Angeles with attendance by stars like Janice Dickinson, Lisa Rinna, Perez Hilton, Lita Ford, Courtney Stodden, Doug Hutchinson, Maitland Ward, Andy Dick and many others. Celebrities like Joan Collins, Paris Hilton, Lynda Carter, Tori Spelling, Lindsay Lohan, Bobby Brown, Carmen Electra, Boy George, Betsey Johnson, Debbie Harry, Ru Paul, Kristin Cavallari all own Sham Ibrahim original portraits that were publicly gifted to them by Sham himself.
Felice LaZae is a storytelling singer/songwriter whose bluesy, soulful rock music imitates life with a cinematic twist. Felice LaZae has performed at some of the most iconic venues in Los Angeles including House of Blues, The Viper Room, Whisky A Go-Go, The Mint, and The Vaucluse Lounge, formerly Charlie Chaplin’s house and a 20’s-era speakeasy. LaZae’s “Give It Away” EP is available on Spotify and can be downloaded for FREE on NoiseTrade at http://noisetrade.com/felicelazae/give-it-away-ep. Her new song, “I Need To Feel,” is also available on Spotify and can be downloaded for FREE on NoiseTrade at http://noisetrade.com/felicelazae/i-need-to-feel
FHI Brands is the parent company to FHI Heat®, STYLUS™, NEO▼BOND™, Hair Veil™ and Daily Beauty for Wildlife. FHI Heat was founded in 2003 and transcended into a world-renowned Professional Hair Care Company that creates the highest quality and technologically advanced hair tools in the beauty industry. STYLUS, the Award Winning, Favorite New Innovative Hair Tool launched a revolutionary line of thermal styling brushes that caused beauty buzz internationally. Hair Veil Powder Hair Filler is a game changer that gives the appearance of thicker, richer, fuller hair. It eliminates shiny spots, exposed scalp and camouflages scars. Daily Beauty for Wildlife’s mission is to provide smooth, shiny, frizz-free hair with the introduction of Silk Fix. Neo-Bond is a revolutionary formula that repairs and protects the hair. Simply add it to your chemical services, and after one use, the results are instant and jaw dropping. Your client will be transformed with healthier hair. For more information visit http://fhibrands.com or call Toll-Free 1-877-344-4328.
Fotopod: From the designer’s and Academy Award winning team of Hollywood Visual Artists, Fotopod Booth LLC, offers a uniquely contemporary, high-tech, multi-media photo booth experience. The glowing, dynamic, 360-degree LED lighting creates an extra level of excitement that many photographers would call the ultimate picture-taking environment. It’s akin to stepping into a giant studio soft-box! Fotopod Booth LLC,patented, inflatable booth technology is a modern take on the old traditional photo booth “box” that most people are accustomed to. Please join us at the Fashion Week event to see Fotopod Booth in action.” For more information or event bookings, please visit www.fotopod.com
The Organic Face™ Leading 100% chemical-free and organic cosmetic brand, The Organic Face™ www.theorganicface.net, announces that they will be the featured brand of cosmetics creating looks for some of the world’s leading designer’s at New York Fashion Week with Art Hearts Fashion.Noreen Diani owner of The Organic Face™ and Lead Makeup Artist will work feverishly behind the scenes with the help of Celebrity Make Up Artist Erik Torppe Artistry who has joined forces with The Organic Face™ to help assemble the Top Team of Artists to roll out fashion forward make up with a Bang! The Organic Face™ Brand and Team of over 20 Makeup Artists that will be brilliantly create each designer’s artistic vision and bring that vision to life to grace the stage.
Rockin Popcorn: Rocking Popcorn comes handmade in small batches straight from the source in Los Angeles, California. Popped in coconut oil, Rocking Popcorn uses only the finest-quality ingredients that have been thoroughly researched for a gourmet product that goes beyond expectations. For more information visit: http://rockingpopcorn.com.Rock with us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/rockingpopcorn – Insta-pop @rockingpopcorn
Shibue Couture is once again the Official Undergarment Sponsor for NYFW ART HEARTS FASHION Shows this season! Shibue fashion solution products are coveted by designers, stylists, photographers and models both on and off the runway! The Shibue No-Line Strapless Panties, Shibue Concealers, Lift Ups and more will be behind the scenes providing designers comfort that their fashion will look flawless on the runway! Shibue Couture has carved out their own niche in the lingerie and fashion world with the perfect fashion solution accessories!
SOYJOY: Unwrap the perfect snack! Looking for an all-natural snack with real ingredients that goes anywhere you do? You’ve found it in SOYJOY. SOYJOY ingredients are whole and healthy, like real fruit and whole soy. When you grab a SOYJOY, you’re getting a nutritious snack full of real, whole food goodness.
Illy Issimo: Illy Issimo proposes a full range of premium RTD coffee beverages in order to satisfy all the different needs and states: Caffe and Caffe no sugar for uplift and mental renewal, milk variants for sensory pleasure, and mochacino for indulgence. All Illy Issimo products are prepared with Illy unique 100% Arabica coffee blend for an intense Italian espresso experience. The finest ingredients with no artificial colors, aromas, flavors or preservatives added. A perfect high quality Italian style product to awaken your senses and uplift you for the day.
MOSAIC floral.event.design: In the heart of Los Angeles, at the intersection of the imaginative and the artistic, is MOSAIC floral.event.design. Where we convert the beauty that exists in our minds into beauty that we can see in front of our eyes. Founded by Mariné, MOSAIC caters to those clients with a keen eye for works of art. Its unique and trendsetting designs continue to push the boundaries with bold colors, rich textures and harmonic patterns. Each event is exclusive and specifically tailored to our discerning clientele, making their fantasies tangible with beautiful designs. Ensuring an unforgettable event!
Make-A-Wish®: Make-A-Wish grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. According to a 2011 U.S. study of wish impact, most health professionals surveyed believe a wish-come-true has positive impacts on the health of children. Kids say wishes give them renewed strength to fight their illness, and their parents say these experiences help strengthen the entire family. Headquartered in Phoenix, Make-A-Wish is one of the world’s leading children’s charities, serving children in every community in the United States and its territories. With the help of generous donors and more than 27,000 volunteers, Make-A-Wish grants a wish somewhere in the country every 37 minutes. It has granted more than 254,000 wishes since its inception in 1980; more than 14,200 in 2014 alone. Visit Make-A-Wish at wish.org to learn more.
NESCAFÉ® Dolce Gusto®: With NESCAFÉ® Dolce Gusto®, you can have frothy, layered coffee drinks with the push of a button. Now that’s living with Gusto. Watch how it works at LiveWithGusto.com.
At the Opening Reception:
Metropolitan Fashion Week is the only international Fashion Show that features both Fashion and Costume Designers on epic runways at dramatic, historic and iconic venues that each city has to offer. Metropolitan Fashion Week presents a unique, exclusive runway show that celebrates the world of fashion and costume designers in the categories of Avant Garde and Couture Gowns. Over 150 works of art created by international fashion and costume designers strut the runway and are original “one-of-a-kind” creations. MFW shows and VIP events take place in Seattle, Chicago, Los Angeles and soon to be in Las Vegas.Instagram: @MetropolitanFashionWeek #MetroFW
Portraits of Hope:Portraits of Hope Project is an ongoing project of Irvin Rivera of www.graphicsmetropolis.com that aims to raise funds for various people, groups, institutions, causes in need one portrait at a time. You can view more information atwww.portraitsofhopeproject.com INSTAGRAM @portraits_of_hope @graphicsmetropolis TWITTER @PortraitsPRJCT