Aidah Collection 3rd Anniversary Runway Show & Benefit
In Support of Girls Inc. of the Washington DC Metro Area
On Saturday May 7th 2011, Washington DC fashion designer Aidah Fontenot hosts her 3rd Anniversary Runway Show & Benefit in support of Girls Inc of the Washington, DC Metro Area. Aidah Collection, recognized by the signature painted gold design, is one of the district’s premiere fashion houses and a red carpet choice of actress Gabrielle Union. Aidah Collection’s ethical mission is to empower women and protect the environment through the support of charitable organizations and artists.
At the celebration, guests will toast with the fashionable elite and shop unique items at the trunk sale. The runway show will include evening gowns, dresses, business attire, swimsuits, plus size and accessories from Aidah Collection Summer & Fall 2011 and sustainable fine jewelry by Alberto Parada.
Hosted by Paul Wharton of Bravo’s “The Real Housewives”
Live performance by DJ Neekola and Rex Riot
Spirits by Blackleaf Ultra Premium Organic Vodka
A percentage of proceeds donated to Girls Inc. WDCMA,
a nonprofit organization that inspires all girls to be strong, smart, and bold through research-based informal education programs that address education, pregnancy & drug abuse prevention, media & economic literacy, health, violence prevention and career leadership development.
Date: Saturday May 7, 2011 Time: 8pm – 10pm Location: Hillyer Art Space – 9 Hillyer Court NW, DC 20008 (Dupont Circle)
Tickets at http://aidah3.eventbrite.com/: Start at $45 and include donation to Girls Inc. WDCMA, cocktails, swag bag.
After party at Eden: The Green Room – 1716 Eye Street NW, DC 2007
Georgetown Media Group (www.georgetowner.com) Greater Washington Fashion Chamber of Commerce
Paul Wharton Style (www.paulwhartonstyle.com)
Alberto Parada (www.albertoparada.com)
W Salon (www.wsalonva.com)
M5 Signs (www.m5signs.com)
Unipark Valet (www.uniparkvalet.com)
DressCode Entertainment Alliance (www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=119320851443061)
1st Seed Recordings
Neekola Entertainment LLC (www.djneekola.com)
Kura Design Handbags (www.kuradesign.com)
Eden Lounge (www.edendc.com)
Mundo Vision (www.mundovisiononline.com)
Swag Bag Donors Include:
Pencil Me In Cosmetics (www.pencilmeincosmetics.com)
Gano Cafe DC (www.MyGanoCafe.com/DC)
Pop Chips (www.popchips.com)
Catalyst Gourmet (www.catalystgourmet.com)
Red Bull (www.redbull.com)
Blackleaf Ultra Premium Organic Vodka (www.blackleafvodka.com)
Vitamin Water Zero (www.glaceau.com)
Vita Coco (www.vitacoco.com)