This Saturday fashion-forward Washingtonians will venture to Artisphere for the 7th Annual Fashion Fights Poverty Gala. Proceeds will support FFP’s programs, including Woodrow Wilson High Clothing & Textile Program, Fashion Fights Poverty Summer Fashion Camp, Vocational Internship/Mentoring Program, and the Detroit Lives Partnership Project.
Produced by Violetta Markelou the show will feature Project Runway Season 7 winner Seth Aaron Henderson; renewable fabric apparel designer, Earthtec; EcoArtFashion founder, Luis Valenzuela (Dress shown in invite); 2011 Ecco Domani Fashion Foundation Designers Award recipient, Tara St. James (Study NY); DC metro area custom designer, Laura Williams; DC-based eco-friendly artisans, Ginger Root Design; NY-based sustainable fabric lingerie designer, Daisy & Elizabeth; LA-based eco-friendly designer, LAVUK; Canadian swimwear and apparel designer, Ashley Zaba; vegan shoes and bag designer Cri-de-Ceour; and animal activist and creator of the "12 in 12 for 12" campaign, Gabby Wild.
Purchase tickets ONLINE HERE. Tickets are $70 (general) and $150 (VIP).