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Columbia College Benefit Launch: Driving Fashion Forward

Launch Driving Fashion Forward

Columbia College Benefit Launch: Driving Fashion Forward


Support emerging designers at the Launch Driving Fashion Forward extravaganza. Students fromColumbia College will compete in a design challenge as their creations take the runway. Event proceeds will be awarded to one lucky Columbia College student. The stylish challenge happens onSunday, March 10, 2013 beginning with an opening reception at 5PM at the Autohaus on Edens. Red Door Spa will be providing mini spa treatments including polish changes, chair massages, and make-up refreshers.  Boutique partners will display an amazing trunk show, guests can bid on amazing deals during a silent auction (all proceeds benefit Ort America), cocktails by St. Germaine will be served, and Morton’s Steakhouse will serve up delectable bar bites.

From 6PM-6:40 PM Zzazz Productions will produce a high energy fashion show with fashions from Bett’s, CB, Frances Heffernan, Skandal, SoShee, and fine jewelry from Shell Jewelers. The Columbia College Student Competition will be from 6:40PM-7PM. Eight finalists will show one piece from their collection to a panel of five judges. The winner will be announced live at 7:15PM with a $5,000 prized awarded to them! A live auction will follow the winning announcement.

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