December 5, 2011
Fendi Soiree for Atlanta Ballet
Cocktails and Couture for Culture
- Photos by Jim Fitts
Fashion and art collided at this stylish event to benefit Atlanta Ballet.
Co-hosts Su Longman and Merry Carlos (clad in Fendi), Atlanta Ballet’s artistic director John McFall, Fendi GM Barbara Collins
Fendi Boutique in Lenox Square
Fashion and fine art patrons gathered for a special evening of champagne and couture shopping at the new Fendi boutique with its gleaming, amber glass façade. Dozens of never-before-seen pieces from Italy, including runway, ready-to-wear, men’s collections, and signature furs were flown in to the Atlanta boutique from Italy for this charitable evening honoring the Atlanta Ballet and late donors Michael C. and Thalia Carlos. Scene-Makers included: Ginny Brewer, Tony Conway, Dottie Smith, Calvin Fong, Dawn Worthey, Chris Carlos, Elizabeth Lynch, Sona Chambers, Al Longman, James Brashears.
Proceeds from the night’s event benefitted Atlanta Ballet.