Pick up your red pen and mark your calendar for the charity fashion shows/benefits that will not only keep your eye for fashion fresh but your heart overjoyed by helping others.
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The Women’s Professional Group is hosting a fashion show on Sept 25th at Saks Fifth Ave downtown. Enjoy drinks, hors d’oeuvres and great clothing.
Hungry for some new fashion? Attend Dress for Success’ luncheon Women on the Move: A Fashionable Afternoon with Saks Fifth Ave on Oct. 7th in the Hyatt Regency Ballroom. Share lunch with friends and Honorary Chair Nancy Zimpher.
Watch innovation at its finest at RetroFittings where UC fashion design students surprise you with re-made vintage garments from St. Vincent de Paul and a ten dollar budget. It may not only resemble your mother’s old drapes but also in fact be them transformed into a tunic dress that will make you regret woefully that they were pitched. Attend the show, make a difference and see what inspired these students at the Twentieth Century Theatre in Oakley on Oct. 9th.
Jet-Setting more your style? How does London sound? The Fashion for Relief Fund will be a success with the money Naomi Campbell will help raise on Sept.17 in support of the , an international coalition of individuals and organizations formed to promote increased public awareness of the need to make pregnancy and childbirth safe for all women and newborns in the developing, as well as, developed countries. While you are there get a glimpse inside London’s Fashion Week and mingle with some red carpet worthy stars.
Of course, being women of style, we are always in the know, but what about the men in our lives? Cincinnati Gentlemen’s Magazine is hosting is 2008 Gentlemen of Style and Substance Awards benefiting Cincinnati Parks Foundation and their programs. Join them Sept. 17th at Saks Fifth Ave for a cocktail reception, award ceremony and great clothing.
Whether your taste are thrifty or for high-end labels, attend the events and not only invest in new trends for upcoming seasons, but help out someone who will be thankful for years to come.