Fashion 'n' Things

I'm quite excited to be a part of  Sip 'n Shop Girls Night Out as they are gearing up for the next event on 11.11.11
It is a Night of shopping, mingling, networking, and enjoying free cocktail with friends or better yet get acquainted with several vendors that will be displaying their goods for the night.
If you live in the Inland Empire area or just want a fun time 30mins from LA...Then totally come out and see the beautiful Claremont.


~In Case You missed It~

This time the designers gathered together with a common launch a collective designer it bag with a message..."You Can't Fake Fashion"
The collections were designed to generate awareness for the CFDA's campaign against counterfeits and knock-off.

These totes sold out within hours on eBay (july 12th). So if you're like me, we missed out on that already.
for more details on the designers involved in designing these bags and the mission of the CFDA, read more on NOLA

Designed by Reed Krakoff, for the "You Can't Fake Fashion" Campaign.

Designed by Milly

By Tory Burch

 CFDA + eBay Tote Event [eBay]

Young African Designers are Owning Back the African fabrics and patterns and finally putting that spotlight on a global shift to modernity that has long been stagnant.
African Fashion Week NY. July 14-17
Article via Lifestyle (Washington Post)
Headline:African Fashion Week spotlights emerging designers

Tired of elite fashion houses borrowing from their textiles and aesthetic, a new generation of African designers is rising to prominence not just for their popular garments, but for the employment they provide to a struggling population...Read full article with pics
Snippet of what to anticipate in the AFWNY 2011 

Credit: Washington post, youtube video

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