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Phashion Phest

Posted by on Sep 18, 2014 in Business of Fashion, Events, Fashion Merchandising Events, fashion show, Fun Activites, Runway, Students | Comments Off on Phashion Phest

Philly Fashion week is in full bloom, starting with Phashion Phest’s 20th Anniversary event. On September 17th a couple Immaculata students attended the event at the shops in Liberty Place, volunteering for Sharon Waxman the CEO of SPW Productions, LLC. The type of work that was involved for the show was setting up chairs, moving tables, seating guests, dressing models, and handling gift bags. For some it seems like a day’s work, but for these fashion students it’s the usual conquest.                                                                                                                                   The event was sponsored by Wells Fargo, Skinny Girl Cocktails, IBEW Local Union 98, KYW News radio, and the Center City district (www.phashionphest.com). The participants in the show included Adolf Biecker Spa/Salon, Black Label Salon and Spa, Drexel University, ellelauri, imbue, Nichole Miller Philadelphia, Philadelphia fashion incubator and the Art Institute of Philadelphia to name a...

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Philly Fashion Week!

Posted by on Sep 16, 2014 in Events, fashion show, Fun Activites, Runway, Style, Trend | Comments Off on Philly Fashion Week!

          It’s that time of year again, Philly fashion week! In the next upcoming weeks Philly will be hosting some fashion events all over the city along with a few shows. Some include Phasion Phest’s 21st anniversary event on Wednesday, September 17th in the shops at Liberty Place at 7pm. Students will receive a discount off their tickets with valid IDs and to purchase those you can call or visit their website www.Phasionphest.com. Some other fashion events that are happening is   –         Philadelphia Fashion Show from Italy/ September 19th 7pm-10pm   –         Sweetheart Pageant &Fashion Expo/ Saturday, September 20th 11am- 4pm   –         Von Alexandria S/S 2015 collection “Bird House” Fashion Show/ Sunday, September 21st 6:30pm-10pm in the Crane Arts building   –         Fashion Under the Shambles/ Tuesday, September 23rd 6pm-9pm   –         Fashion ROXX Beauty & Style...

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Most Beautiful People

Posted by on Apr 25, 2014 in Pop culture | Comments Off on Most Beautiful People

On, Wednesday, April 23 People Magazine announced their 25th anniversary issue of their magazine, selecting Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o as their 2014 most beautiful. 2014 was defiantly Lupita Nyong’o’s year with all the wins this year and being a fashion icon Lupita did indeed deserve this huge honor. It probably was no surprise to everyone when it was announced that she was gracing the cover of the 50 most beautiful issues. According to Lupita it was a huge honor and she did not expect this honor. Lupita said that when she was younger she looked at beauty in a different way and watching TV. beauty to her was “Light skin and long flowing, straight hair “she says, “Subconsciously you start to appreciate those things more than what you possess.” Her mother Dorothy who is managing director and head of...

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Coachella

Posted by on Apr 25, 2014 in Events, Music/Art, Travel, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Coachella

On the weekend of April 11-20 was one of the biggest music festivals held in California, Coachella! If you don’t know what Coachella is, you should get to know what it is, because it is a two-weekend, three-day music and art festival held at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California. This is festival where you can come and be free as bird and just relax and listen to music and participate in different activities like three legged races, the beauty bar, dodge ball, limbo, and even join in on the bad dancing competition. This music/ art festival not only brings different bands and artists to the stage, but also celebrities too! Some artists the performed at Coachella this year were Zedd, Ellie Goulding, Chromeo, Lorde, Pharell Williams; Foster the People, Kid Cudi, Solange Knowles with and appearance from...

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Tory Burch’s European store

Posted by on Apr 4, 2014 in Business of Fashion, designer | Comments Off on Tory Burch’s European store

  Paris is the place to be at the moment, especially if you are a fan of Tory Burch. Yes! The American designer is expanding her empire to Europe, specifically Paris. Tory Burch was in Paris on Thursday March 27th to get her newest project ready for its April 1st opening, in the Galleries Lafayette. The 300-square-foot shop-in-shop at the landmark department, there has also been construction on a 4,000 square-foot Paris flagship seven- story building 412 Rue Saint-Honore which is on the course to open in early 2015.   With this European venture, Tory Burch has said that she hopes that Europe makes up 20 percent of her business and is in the process of scouting for boutique locations in Milan, Zurich, Frankfurt  and Cannes, France. Her company now generates about 80 percent revenues in the U.S. she...

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