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Fighting Climate Change with Fashion | Adaptation Fashion Show for SF Green Festival
Retrofit Republic debuts Adaptation: A Presentation for Sustainable Style Design & Fashion Show Nov. 10 at 6pm SFGreen Festival Main Stage. Collections from SF's Jeanette Au, 31 Rax, Shewolves, Vintage Joy, The Bellwether Project & Retrofit Republic.
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SF Fashion Mavens Retrofit Republic Bring Sustainable Style to the SF Green Festival This Saturday
Retrofit Republic in partnership with San Francisco Green Festival will debut Adaptation: A Presentation for Sustainable Style Design and Fashion Show one night only - this Saturday, November 10 at 6pm on the Festival Main Stage. Adaptation will feature collections from SF stylists and designers: Jeanette Au, 31 Rax, Shewolves, Vintage Joy, The Bellwether Project and Retrofit Republic.
SF based styling firm and vintage retailer, Retrofit Republic, curated the best of Bay Area eco-fashion leaders from local merchants to avant-garde designers. Together these San Francisco style icons will fashion change with this eco-sustainable ready wear fashion show.
San Francisco Green Festival - Main Stage
SF Concourse Exhibition Center
635 8th Street (at Brannan Street), San Francisco
Saturday, November 10, 2012
Media check in: 5:00pm
Fashion show starts promptly at 6:00pm
Tickets available online at bitly.com/PJIJ7Q or at the door
Adaptation: A Presentation for Sustainable Style Design and Fashion Show
The Bellwether Project
Retrofit Republic specializes in vintage and recycled clothing with the vision to change the belief that fashion and eco-sustainability are mutually exclusive. "When our communities are being hit, first and hardest, by climate change, to look the other way is unimaginable. There are real economic and ecological costs when we blindly throw everything away and the fashion world is no exception. Adaptation is about a strong visual aesthetic but it's also about sustainability in practice with recycled goods, vintage apparel, and environmentally friendly practices." - Julia Rhee, Managing Director and Co-Founder of Retrofit Republic. As a values-driven business, Retrofit Republic is committed to impeccable style, sustainability efforts, and initiatives that benefit low-income populations, communities of color, and the LGBTQ family.
Complimentary media tickets available and full media kit available – please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 415.603.8135.
About Retrofit Republic
Retrofit Republic is a sustainable styling firm and vintage retailer with a social impact. We specialize in vintage and recycled clothing and offer styling to individuals, changemakers, and brands.
Our vision is to change the belief that fashion and eco-sustainability are mutually exclusive. We believe social responsibility is necessary for any successful business — not an afterthought. As a values-driven business, Retrofit Republic is committed to impeccable style, sustainability efforts, and initiatives that benefit low-income populations, communities of color, and our LGBTQ family.
Our services and private shopping sessions include customized styling to achieve an unique aesthetic with signature vintage pieces. With an eye for detail, customer service, and quality product selection, our services have been used by entrepreneurs, tech start-up founders, CEOs, politicians, electoral candidates, artists, hip hop emcees, legal advocates, community organizers, students, and others.
Connect with Retrofit Republic
website | www.retrofitrepublic.com
twitter | @RetroRepublic
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