Positively Perfect. Local El Centro fashion students work together to help women living with HIV
Second annual PositiviTEA event includes a fashion show produced by El Centro College Fashion Marketing students that features looks from both local and nationally renowned designers and modeled by the ladies of the Grace Project; Nicolas Villalba to provide one-of-a-kind male or female custom shirt for table sponsors; Cultured Cup returns to showcase exclusive tea blend for the event at the new Royal Sixty Restaurant in the Design District.
WHO: PositiviTEA - an afternoon tea and fashion show
WHAT: Fundraising event for the Legacy Counseling Center's Grace Project for women living with HIV
WHEN: Sunday, April 6, 2014, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
WHERE: Royal Sixty, 150 Turtle Creek Blvd., #202 at Irving Blvd., in the Dallas Design District
HOW MUCH: General Admission $50; VIP Admission (which includes a Grace Project scholarship)
Showcasing the new 2014 Pantone color of the year, "radiant orchid," this year's PositiviTEA features an exciting spring fashion show with clothing from Devine Occasions (http://www.devineoccasions.net/
"Fashion provides an amazing way to drive new energy into all of our lives," said El Centro College fashion marketing program coordinator Marilyn Sullivan. "By helping produce PositiviTEA, our El Centro students are learning firsthand how they can positively influence the lives of others here in Dallas and around the world while gaining understanding about the fashion industry and its impact on society."
PositiviTEA table sponsors will also receive a couture fitting with Dallas fashion designer Nicolas Villalba for a one-of-a-kind male or female custom shirt made from a personal choice of luxury fabrics. The sponsorship includes one-on-one consultation, one original shirt design, and a shirt fitting with a gourmet picnic at the studio once the piece is complete.
Phil Krampetz and Kyle Stewart of The Cultured Cup (http://www.theculturedcup.com/
The Grace Project (http://www.legacygraceproject.org/
"There are over 4,000 women in the North Texas area who are HIV-positive,"
Celebrating its 45th anniversary, El Centro College (http://www.elcentrocollege.edu) is located in the heart of downtown Dallas and is a vibrant, urban community college that is fully committed to a seamless educational process and life-long learning. The Fashion Marketing program at El Centro College is a nationally renowned vocational education curriculum that specializes in the business side of fashion – combining modern business principles with ambition, creativity, and enthusiasm.
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