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 (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.
W Atlanta Buckhead
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
CFDA Fashion Incubator supports rising American design talents in the fashion field.
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