Fashion Fights Cancer 2010
Aug 18, 2010 - by The Fashion Web
SOURCE:Fashion Fights Cancer 2010
Fashion Fight Cancer (FFC) is a non-profit organization that works with the industrys top fashion designers and organizations in the fashion community to raise funds for cancer awareness, research, foundations, centers and hospitals through events and seminars. FFC is produced and managed by International Fashion Society, using relationships with fashion media, CEOs, CFOs, fashion enthusiasts, and educators to raise awareness.
The annual FFC fashion and shopping event, hosted by media personality Suzy Malick, will feature ten designers, and a large portion of the proceeds will be donated to cancer foundations and research.
This FFC event will feature collections from ten designers including New York Fashion Weeks own Tadashi Shoji, Whistle Flute, and Byron Lars. New to the roster are famed designers Thuy, Karen Millen, and a plus-size collection by Lotis Clothing. Each designer will showcase pieces from their current collection on well-placed fashion models, and pieces will be available for purchase at the sample sale event. Proceeds will be benefiting the Im Too Young for This Cancer Foundation and The Cancer Research Institute.
Participating designers and corporate sponsors include Tadoshi Shoji, Byron Lars, Lotus Grace, Khari by Kahrianne Kerr, H. Fredriksson, Thuy, Karen Millen,Zink Magazine, YMCA, The FAB Network, Love Life Now, YouAreOnTheList.com, Models International, I Concepts Media, iFashion Network, and many more. Gift bags will be provided by Make Love Not Trash, and include items from Popchips, Equinox, CitySlips, The Racktrap, Boom Boom Revolution, Claudia Gill, Lotis Clothing, and more. Guests will indulge their sweet-tooth with cupcakes provided by Cupcake Provocateur. Special guest appearance will be made by Casey Gillespie, Editor and Chief of Zink Magazine.
Gift bags will be given to the first 100 guests in attendance, and two special gift bags sponsored by top brands including Maybelline and Zink Magazine will be silently auctioned off during the event.
General admission tickets are $50 and a portion of the ticket price goes toward the purchase of any item available at the sample sale. VIP tickets are $250. Both general admission and VIP tickets can be purchased at the official website: www.fashionfightscancer.com.
Fashion Fights Cancer on Twitter - www.twitter.com/fashionfightsc If you are on Twitter, the official twitter hashtag for the event is: #audiFFC.
Fashion Fights Cancer on Facebook - http://tinyurl.com/27x3e2u
I'm so excited to be a part of this event tomorrow. Hope to see you there!
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