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Fashion Fête:

January 8, 2013

CFDA Fashion Incubator Luncheon at W Atlanta Buckhead

Haute Meets Hotel

  • Photos by BenRosePhotography.com

W Hotels Pairs with CFDA’s Rising Fashion Stars.

Roopal Patel, Elizabeth Klump Roopal Patel, Elizabeth Klump

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The VIPs

Roopal Patel (a luxury fashion director who’s worked for Neiman Marcus Bergdorf Goodman and style.com) jetted in from NYC to host the event as the Business Mentor for CFDA Fashion Incubator. Patel shared co-hosting duties with W Atlanta Buckhead GM Mary Louise Fitzgibbon. The two welcomed  CFDA Fashion Incubator’s rising designer talents Doug and Ben Burkman of the Burkman Bros., jewelry artist Emanula Duca, Whitney Pozgay of WHIT, and Project Runway star Daniel Vosovic.

 

The Venue

W Atlanta Buckhead

 

Party Notes

A fashion forward crowd enjoyed a private luncheon and fashion show for the exclusive launch of the national partnership between W Hotels Worldwide and CFDA (the Council for Fashion Designers of America). Among the stylish crowd: Ginny Brewer, Elizabeth Klump, Liz Lapidus, Cinda and Mark Boomershine, Sid and Ann Mashburn, Stacey Leeburn, Mychael Knight, Pam Kaufmann, Nina Cheney, Holli Hines Easton

 

The Cause

CFDA Fashion Incubator supports rising American design talents in the fashion field.

 

SEE ALL THE PARTY PHOTOS IN SLIDESHOW BELOW.

 

Whitney Porgay (center) and models in her WHIT designs Whitney Porgay (center) and models in her WHIT designs

 

Holli Hines Easton, Liz Lapidus, Daniel Vosovic, Cinda Boomershine Holli Hines Easton, Liz Lapidus, Daniel Vosovic, Cinda Boomershine

 

 

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