Eco Chic 2010

 

On Wednesday, April 21, 2010 on the eve of the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day The Fashion Group International® of Greater Washington D.C., Inc. in collaboration with the Corcoran Gallery of Art and the Corcoran College of Art Design presents held Eco Chic: Night of Stars and Rising Stars.  The awards evening recognized pioneers of the Eco Chic movement for their ecological and ethical design in fashion, art, beauty, architecture, and interior design. 


The cocktail reception will featured a fashion presentation produced by Aba Bonney Kwawu
featuring fashions by London Fashion Week “Eco Designer of the Year” winner, Jeff Garner of Prophetik , and acclaimed designer Monique Péan as well as rising star nominees Calamarie, Alberto Parada, and TranquiliT.   There was also a special tribute to honor artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude, and to mark Jeanne-Claude’s untimely passing last year.

Following the reception, the Eco Chic awards ceremony took place in the Corcoran auditorium.  The award ceremony was emceed by NBC4 news anchor Wendy Rieger, along with a visual montage of the designer's eco inspired designs. Guests received a gift bag filled with eco-themed products supplied by the sponsors and members of The Fashion Group International® of Greater Washington D.C., Inc.    

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Eco Chic 2011!

Contact Karin Cadena at karincadena@yahoo.com