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Scene Noir:

January 9, 2013

CFDA Fashion Incubator Cocktail

A designer event at W Buckhead

  • Photos courtesy of W Atlanta Buckhead

Whiskey Blue hosted hip fashion on the rooftop.

Johanna Stout, designers Whitney Pozgay and Doug Berkman, host Roopal Patel, designer Ben Burkman Johanna Stout, designers Whitney Pozgay and Doug Berkman, host Roopal Patel, designer Ben Burkman

The VIPs

Carlos Becil of W Hotels and Roopal Patel, the business mentor for CFDA’s Fashion Incubator, invited guest to a unique fashion experience commemorating the partnership between the CFDA and W Hotels.

 

The Venue

The rooftop bar Whiskey Blue at the W Atlanta Buckhead

 

Party Notes

A stylish nightlife crowd enjoyed cocktails and an invite-only preview of this year’s CFDA  Fashion Incubator design stars:  Doug and Ben Burkman of Burkman Bros.—think updated tweaks on men’s classics; Emanuela Duca, who crafts earthy and modern jewelry pieces; Project Runway star Daniel Vosovic who focuses on modern female silhouettes and colorful digital prints; and Whitney Pozgay of WHIT, who specializes in classics with a touch of whimsy and whose aunt happens to be Kate Spade. Among the crowd enjoying specialty cocktails and a fashion preview:  Laura Walker Baird, Morgan Henzlik, Tian Justman, Pablo Henderson, Jada Loveless, Jason Moattar,  Cathy Anderson, and Robby Vann.

 

 

The Cause:

The event marked the debut of a new partnership between W Hotels Worldwide and the CFDA to support rising designers through the CFDA’s Fashion Incubator program. 

 

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