Press Release 2.28.11

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Written by Administrator
Wednesday, 06 April 2011 02:32

For Immediate Release
February 28, 2011

Contact: Think Brown INK,
Natasha Brown
240-304-6354
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Closet Runway is March 25!  Live Makeovers + Fashion Show + Entertainment =

A Gateway to the World’s Runway – Be there!

 

(Washington, DC) – The first Closet Runway of 2011 set for March 25 at Eastern Market’s North Hall is a must-attend for women and men who value exclusive, high fashion pieces at affordable pricing; organic entertainment and business networking with a purpose. Closet Runway presents ready-to-wear fashions and complete style makeovers on models of various shapes. During the show, attendees will learn to create perfect runway looks straight from their closets! Closet Runway Cycle 2: Show 1 is unlike any other  event; in addition to a fashion show by Gossip on 23rd, Soria’s Closet, Critique Boutique and more, Closet Runway puts a strong emphasis on showcasing new designers, emerging artists and a sophisticated business networking environment.  A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Board of Child Care. Time is from 7 to 11 p.m. Tickets can be purchased for $15 in advance at www.closetrunway.com or for $20 at the door.

“Closet runway is about helping people look and feel fabulous by introducing them to exclusive new attire, while providing makeovers, hair and fashion pointers and access to beauty experts that will enable anyone to look and feel fashionably ready for the new season,” said Tami Harrigan, Closet Runway Co-Producer.

“Most importantly, this event will offer a fun night out with fashion, shopping and art for savvy Washington-area residents and live entertainment by an amazing neo-soul vocalist, Nikea Jones.” added Co-Producer NeShea Jenifer.

Closet Runway Cycle 2: Show 1 follows five successful events that began last spring at Ebenezer ‘s Coffeehouse. After raving reviews from attendees and participating boutiques, organizers NeShea Jenifer an event planner and owner of J Witt Events and Tami Harrigan, personal stylist and owner of Exclusively Styled decided to make the show bigger and better this year.

Past Reviews:
“This is my first time and it won’t be my last!  This may be a good time to look for a bigger venue, God is about to expand this runway!” -23-year-old female

“The male makeovers made me think about how to expand my own personal style.” -38-year-old male

“I enjoyed the artists and really liked the various sized models.” -45-year-old female

The event will be held on March 25 from 7 to 11 p.m. at Eastern Market’s North Hall at 225 7th Street Southeast, Washington D.C., 20003. Vending opportunities available by contacting Think Brown INK.

About Closet Runway
Closet Runway brings an exciting real runway experience with cutting-edge, unique fashions and trends from boutiques, designers, and retail stores. The event presents style makeovers and provides fashion and styling tips to help attendees put together their own signature runway styles. See how to mix classic wardrobe staples, vintage pieces, and past season favorites with the current season’s new styles to get more options out of any wardrobe. Discover your inner fashion trailblazer, be entertained by featured guest artists, shop with emerging businesses and network. Learn more at www.closetrunway.com.

Behind the Scenes

Driven by their passion for event coordination and fashion, NeShea and Tami have fused their talents to create Closet Runway, the ultimate fashion event. Closet Runway features cycles of intimate showcases highlighting the latest in fashion and trends. We will show you how to repurpose those hidden treasures in your closet so you’re fashionably ready for the upcoming season.

 

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Hip Haute' Couture

Lucyy Lunaee Boutique

Strut District Boutique

Exclusively Styled