Phashion Phest Goes to New Heights This Year – 9/21/16 – $50 of Fun
Phashion Phest Goes to New Heights This Year – 9/21/16
“Phashion Phest,” the Delaware Valley’s premier fashion and beauty event will once again showcase upscale retailers’ fall fashions in their 23 rd annual event on Wednesday, September 21, 2016, 7pm. New this year, the fashion show will take place at the One Liberty Observation Deck, providing guests with stunning, 360° views of the city of Philadelphia from the 57 th floor, your chance to see Philly and Fashion from the Top! The hundreds of guests in attendance will enjoy a fun and fashionable reception featuring Skinny Girl cocktails and hors d’ouevres in the Rotunda at The Shops at Liberty Place, while bidding on silent auction items. Fashion Illustrator Denise Fike will be amongst the festivities, providing guests with a custom 5-minute sketch.
Haute accessories will be on display from Chloe Johnston Experiences, including selections from vintage and European designers. Richel D’Ambra Spa & Salon and Salon L’etoile, providing exclusive hair and makeup for the event, will showcase stunning fall trends on models as guests enter the reception. Guests will enjoy beauty treatments, such as hand and neck massage, and skincare consultations, and lip touch-ups, by Aveda, Kiehl’s and The Body Shop.
The Art Institute of Philadelphia, Drexel University, Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia University, and the University of Delaware will showcase their talent with live modeling of their students’ work. Career Wardrobe, a nonprofit that empowers job-seekers to employment through clothing and education, will be collecting accessories to help their mission. Guests who bring gently used jewelry, handbags, scarves, shoes, and unopened/unused beauty and cosmetic items for Career Wardrobe will be entered into a raffle to win a $100 gift certificate.
Following the reception, guests will then enjoy an elevator ride complete with video footage of our City of Brotherly Love to the 57 th Floor One Liberty Observation Deck. The fashion show begins, from the top, at 8:30pm featuring fall fashions from The Shops at Liberty Place, Bloomingdale’s and LR2/Les Richards; Center City District, Irina Sigal Dressmaker, Philadelphia Fashion Incubator, Shop Sixty Five, South Moon Under, UNIQLO; Midtown Village Merchants Association, lou lou boutiques, Shibe Vintage Sports, VERDE; Old City, 323 Arch Fashion Collective (LELE and National Picnic), Charlie’s Jeans, Smak Parlour; South Street District/Fabric Row, Steel Pony; Delaware Valley Retailers, Lilly Pulitzer and Zinman.
Tickets are available now through September 19, 2016 at the $50 advance pricing, or $60 at the door, and $25 for students with a valid student ID. For tickets and additional information, please visit the Phashion Phest website at phashionphest.com or call the Phashion Phest office at 215.670.4325. Also, be sure to follow Phashion Phest on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for the latest updates. Event sponsors include Wells Fargo, Skinny Girl Cocktails, One Liberty Observation Deck, The Shops at Liberty Place, Hornercom, Philadelphia Style Magazine, Southern Glazer’s Wine and Spirits and is produced by SPW Productions. Anyone interested in covering the event should contact Sarah Rodowicz. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 484.868.0612 We look forward to seeing you at Phashion Phest on Wednesday, September 21 st , celebrating Philly and Fashion From The Top!
Zach Waxman, guest, Sharon Waxman and Mackenzie Waxman
Phashion Phest was created in 1994 by Sharon Phillips Waxman of SPW Productions, LLC., to showcase upscale fall fashions for both men and women that are accessible to them in the Delaware Valley. Guests are able to go out and purchase these items right away to create their fall look. To learn more visit phashionphest.com or spwproductions.com or call us at 215.670.4323.
About One Liberty Observation Deck, Philly From The Top, located in the heart of Center City, is Philadelphia’s tallest enclosed observation deck. At 57 floors up, enjoy 360° views, 365 days a year, morning noon & night! Located within walking distance to other major attractions and just steps away from public transportation, get a top-down look at iconic sights, breathtaking views and discover the music, sports & culture that is the City of Brotherly Love. Open every day 10 a.m. – 10 p.m., One Liberty Observation Deck is owned and operated by Montparnasse 56, the group behind observation decks in Paris, Berlin and Chicago. For more information, visit PhillyFromTheTop.com or call 215.561.DECK (3325)