Tuesday, September 1, 2009
Fashion Fights Poverty
This year marks the 5th anniversary of the Spectacular DC fashion show: Fashion Fights Poverty.
The ART of Fashion is taken to a deeper level by ethical & eco-friendly clothing designers, and businesses who create sustainable manufacturing & follow fair-trade in the production of their wares. This exciting show is an incredible, not-to-be-missed event!
Purchase tickets to this year’s fashion show:
The theme is RE. ~ reUSING, reCYCLING, reDEFINING. ~
reALLY timely, isn't it?!
About Fashion Fights Poverty (FFP)
"Fashion Fights Poverty is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that raises awareness for initiatives that
encourage and support creative, effective, and sustainable means of challenging poverty. We believe
that the industries of fashion, textiles, and design offer unique and effective opportunities for
designers, artisans, and consumers alike to contribute to the alleviation of poverty through trade, skillbuilding,
community empowerment and consumer awareness."
!! COMING UP !!
reTROSPECTIVE : THE LAUNCH
September 16, 7-10pm
reDEFINE: THE FORUM
September 22, 6-9pm
DC Historial Society
reFASHION : THE SHOW
Friday, September 25 6-10PM
1127 Connecticut Avenue NW
reLEASE : THE AFTER PARTY
Midtown and Midtown Loft
Hosted by Paul Wharton