Schedule of events
LUXURY: From Conspicuous Consumption to Connoisseurship
Explore the new culture of luxury from desire and innovation to sustainability and travel. Presented together with The Fashion Group International® of Washington, D.C.
Moderated by: Karen Sommer Shalett, Editor in Chief of DC Magazine
The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner *By Invitation Only; RSVP strictly required
FALL/WINTER 2012 Designer Collection Presented by INTERMIX
Hosted by Emmy Award Winning Costume Designer, ERIC DAMAN of Gossip Girl and The Carrie Diaries
Host Committee chaired by Mary-Frances Wain includes Angie Marriott, Susie Ellwood, Pamela Sorensen, Aureta Thomollari, Andre Wells, Jason Kampf, Svetlana Legetic, Nycci Nellis, Elaine Mensah, Maria Trabocchi, Deborah Kalkstein, Lynda Erkeletian, Amanda Polk, Abby Fenton, Arash Shirazi, Allison Priebe Brooks, Leigh Macdonald, Lauren Rothman, Cary Melnyk, Tara Engel, Marissa Schneider, Angie Goff and Elizabeth Fassbender.
Silent Auction to benefit Make-A-Wish* Mid-Atlantic
Seating by invitation only; standing room available
ALL ACCESS: FASHION DAY
Experience the trends with a full day of events including trunk shows, designer and celebrity appearances, branded lounges and couture experiences. In- store experiences from Emporio Armani, 7 for All Mankind, Aram, Ermenegildo Zegna, Anne Fontaine, Millers’ Furs, The Ritz-Carlton, Thomas Pink, A Pea in the Pod, Salon Cielo, Jacadi, Tommy Bahama, Vineyard Vines, Hallmark, Bally, Basler, Bo Concept, Cache’, Comfort One Shoes, Stuart Weitzman, Saks Fifth Avenue. A portion of sales at participating retailers will benefit Make-A-Wish Foundation® of the Mid-Atlantic.
Designer Runway Shows and Presentations by:
|3:00pm||7 for All Mankind|
*All shows level 1 near Macy’s unless otherwise stated.
Style Platform Presentations by A Pea in the Pod, Vineyard Vines, Juicy Couture, Basler and Cache’. Level 1 near Williams-Sonoma Grande Cuisine.
BRANDED LOUNGES/ COUTURE EXPERIENCES
The 2012 charity beneficiary of ALL ACCESS: Fashion is Make-A-Wish Foundation® Mid-Atlantic, an organization that grants the wishes of local children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. The Make-A-Wish Foundation of the Mid-Atlantic is exclusively focused on granting the one, true wish of each medically eligible child in our region. They exist to create a completely magical experience for each child, one that is specially tailored to that child’s hopes and dreams.