If you have not heard the news yet, the Bay Area is getting ready for its first ever plus size fashion gala, and amongst the myriad of plus size fashion news, the show is aptly timed.Â Please read on to catch the latest news happening in the Bay Area!
Countdown Begins in the Bay Area for the First Ever Plus-Size Fashion Gala
New York, NY, 1/26/2010:Â The models were selected, rehearsals have been underway, and in a little under a week and a half, Kiss the Curves: â€œThe First Ever Plus-Size Fashion Gala in the Bay,â€ will be center stage on February 6, 2010 at the Historic Sweets Ballroom in Oakland, CA.
This historic platform, hosted by Bay Area’sÂ Quiet Storm 102.9 KBLX-FM radio personality, Sterling James, will allow plus-size designers such as Ashley Stewart, Igigi, Marie Denee, Corinthia Peoples Designs, Chocolate Sushi Couture, A Clothes Mind, Tru Diva and Isleâ€™s of Paradise to debut their latest collections to an audience of media outlets, VIP guests, socialites and fashion enthusiasts under the direction of renowned runway talent coach, Charleston Pierce.
While the excitement is brewing for a successful event, the recent fatalities and devastation in Haiti has broken the hearts of the entire Kiss the Curves staff. Compelled to extend monetary help to the Haitian relief efforts, Executive Producer, Tracie Collins will donate proceeds from this monumental event to the Red Cross.
Advertising sponsors of Kiss the Curves includes, Clear Channel Radio, PLUS Model Magazine, Â Ashley Stewart, SKORCH Magazine, Lexus, Daily Venus Diva Magazine and Black Entertainment Monthly.Â Lead photography will be provided by celebrity photographer, Nana of 510 Media.
Pre-sale tickets to Kiss the Curves for general admission are currently on sale for $20, with VIP tickets on sale for $35 and can be purchased through Airbourne Tickets.Â Tickets can also be purchased at the door for $25 on the day of the event.
For more information or press inquiries, please contact: Renee D. Jennings: Media outlets who are planning to attend can RSVP with Renee D. Jennnings before February 3, 2010.
Will I see you there?