Venue Address (Get Directions)Taglyan Complex
Date and Time
Thursday, May 30th, 2013 at 7:00pm
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MBL Styling, with American Cancer Society, Olivia Newton John and celebrity stylist George Blodwell have joined forces along with some of Hollywood’s elite to lend a helping hand to breast cancer survivor Holley Barrett, and her family to bring awareness the breast cancer. The two well-known fashion names are lending their talents to the production of a fashion runway show and charity auction to aid Ms. Barrett, while bringing a national awareness to Breast Cancer.
Ms. Barrett, who is currently undergoing cancer treatments, is a cast member of the successful “Car Wars” series on the Discovery Channel, along with her husband. The organizers hope is while supporting Ms. Barrett, they will also bring attention to the plight of many others fighting the battle.
Martionii, Creative Director of MBL Styling, said he hopes that this meeting of charity work and fashion will be the right combination to raise awareness about breast cancer. “Our show will provide a national platform for Fashion Houses to showcase their latest trends, but more importantly we hope that the beauty of their work will help draw people to support Holley and the awareness of the cause.”
The fashion show will kick off on May 23th, 2013 and its settings will include an elegant of evening of fine dining at the Taglyan Complex in Los Angeles. Grammy Nominee 2013, K’SANDRA Progressive Rock and Electronica band will be the headliner the evening and continue until the show begins; keynote speakers like Madonna ( American Singer ), Anna Wintour, ( Editor, Vogue ), Diane Von Furstenberg ( President, CFDA ), Besty Johnson ( Designer ), Teri Agins ( Journalist, The Wall Street Journal ), Suzy Menkes ( Journalist, International Hearald Tribune ), Donna Karan ( Designer ), Carolina Herrera ( Designer ) Deborah Christal Young ( Journalist, Fox News ) Nina Garcia ( Fashion Director, Marie Claire ), Ken Downing ( Fashion Director, Neiman Marcus ), Geoff Day ( Director of Communications, Mercedes-Benz ), Linda Fargo ( S.V.P. Women Fashion Director, Bergdorf Goodman). Are invited to presented and will give a speech to the issues surrounding breast cancer.
MBL and Mr. Blodwell, a well-known celebrity stylist will hand-pick designs from each participating fashion house for the charity auction during the show’s intermission. Iconic celebrities will model the auction designs on the show’s runway; the auction will be conducted via a live eBay link, while the attending audience will also be able to place bids. The other portion of the event will be a traditional fashion show, at which a selected design house will display their seasonal collection on the runway.
The evening promises to be on of great fashion and immense support, while shedding a much-needed light on the awareness of breast cancer.
We are pleased with the response we have been getting. Confirmed celebrities participating and attending will soon be released.