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Los Angeles, CA, July 25, 2013 – Join us AGAIN for a spectacular evening of fashion and style as Elite Curves International (ECI) presents HAUTE Curves, LA Fashion Week. This historical event marked the first plus size fashion show to be held during LA Fashion Week. We will showcase independent designers that cater to sizes 12 and above. In addition to being a ground breaking event ECI also has a charitable aspect by partnering with City of Hope, a local charity which provides emotional and educational support to those touched with breast cancer and facilitate breast health care services.
City of Hope has been designated as a comprehensive cancer center, the highest recognition bestowed by the National Cancer Institute. It also is a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of 23 leading cancer centers created to improve the quality and effectiveness of cancer care.
On October 12, 2013 Haute Curves LA Fashion Week will be held at the Los Angeles Convention Center, located in downtown Los Angeles at 7:30 pm, preceding a VIP Red Carpet from 6pm-7pm.
We are happy to welcome these Independent Designers!
Z by Zavarra ~
Zby Zevarra represents an affordable luxury brand of Plus Size fashionable clothes that fits the curves of all Plus Size shapes. www.zbyzevarra.com
Purple Diva Design
Contemporary,Cocktail, Evening and Red Carpet Glam for Divas sizes 12 and up. Custom Gowns and Designs also available. Don't just arrive...arrive in style!! www.purpledivadesigns.com
Kris Eliza Boutique
Plus Sized ~Corsets, Bustiers, Chemise and an array of intimate goods available to set the stage for an evening alone OR with a partner.
Kris Eliza Lingerie takes an active role in global women’s issues, by lending our financial and creative support to an array of vital causes including Breast Cancer. Empowering women across the globe to stand strong and never limit themselves.
October 12, 2013
Doors open at 6:00 p.m. PST for red carpet arrivals and reception. The Haute Curves- LA Fashion Week will begin promptly at 7:30 p.m. PST. Tickets are available for $45 - VIP Seating and $25 - General Admission will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. VIP ticket includes, drink ticket, and access to the Haute Curves After Party.
The award-winning Los Angeles Convention Center at L.A. Live is one of the key contributors to the economic and cultural vitality of Los Angeles. In addition to being one of the most technologically advanced, architecturally pleasing and functionally superb venues in the world, its expert service teams are committed to providing you with a world-class experience. Haute Curves - LA Fashion Week will be held in the South Hall of the Los Angeles Convention Center. The address is:
Los Angeles Convention Center, South Hall
1201 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90015
Angela Rene’ AKA “The Purple Diva”, CEO of PurpleDivaDesigns.com and Jasmine Epperson, CEO at Kris Eliza Boutique have both been in the fashion and design industry for well over 20 years combined. Both of these women are plus size designers and have experienced participating in many fashion shows where most designers cater to the smaller sized models (sizes 0-4). ECI’s mission is to focus on global awareness for women with curves. In addition, helping promote self-esteem, and to give to causes that impact the lives of women. Their goal is to continue to promote and produce events that showcase cultural diversity and a positive image for women around the world.