Monday, January 14, 2013 at 11:40 AM | Dana Prigge
Many a fashionista out there has always dreamed of attending New York Fashion Week. Joonbug has the inside scoop on how you can attend this monumental fashion experience and join some of your favorite and most watched celebrities!
“The Reality of FASHION The Reality of AIDS” announced their exciting reality star line up ready to grace the runway on Saturday, February 9th 2013. The formal attire, red carpet event will take place at the Altman Building in New York City. The featured designer for the evening will be Dominique Auxilly. A well-known NYC based designer who has dressed celebrity names such as Nicki Minaj, Adrienne Bailon, Coco, and Tamar Braxton. Known to pull inspiration from all aspects of life, Auxilly’s pieces most often reflect her love for old Hollywood, her obsession with architectural structures and her Jamaican roots. These elements and influences come together to create a label like no other. The first-of-it’s-kind philanthropic event has a fundraising goal of $300,000 for the evening to benefit the 2013 RFRA Aids Charity Charity of Choice.
The participating star lineup includes reality stars and celebrities that have appeared on reality shows such as; Lil’ Kim of Dancing with the Stars and The Pussycat Dolls Present Girlicious, Deena Cortese of The Jersey Shore, Malaysia Pargo of Basketball Wives L.A. , Janice Dickinson, Brittany Brower, Keenyah Hill, Ramona Rizzo, Alex McCord, Sheree Whitfield, Aviva Drescher , Ramona Singer, Alex Mccord, Tiffany “New York” Pollard, Michelle Money, Courtney Robertson, Tracy DiMarco, Jessica Romano, Briella Calafore , Nikki Rae Walker and many more.
The show will showcase anywhere from 20-30 reality stars gracing the runway in couture pieces that will be auctioned off two weeks following the show to also benefit AIDS United.
“We are excited to work with each one of these stars and the additional names will grace the runway. With their help and the publics, we can raise funds that are much needed to assist in ending the AIDS Epidemic,” states Beautiful Planning Marketing & PR (BPMPR) CEO Monique Tatum.
Tickets to attend the celebrity fashion fundraiser range from $200 and up with various options. This should be an exciting runway show for all! Viva la fashion week!