On August 27th, Apartment 3 + MFG presented Wardrobe fashion event with 80’s Purple at the LAB in Orange County.  The same creative crew DRESS RIGHT in LA bought together the show with great music by DJ Pube$ and Wendy City mixing through the night.  Guest who arrived received 15% off at Urban Outfitters, Buffalo Exchange, Treasury Department, Blends, the Hive, and Troy Lee at the Lab. On top of participating in the shopping fun came an OPEN BAR and hors d’oeuvre all night!  Runway shows by Treasury Department, Troy Lee Designs, Buffalo Exchange, The Hive, Blends and none other than 80’s Purple.  The collaboration of different OC based stores join together to put on a fabulous fashion show.
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Last night, I worked at MOCA in Los Angeles, CA for the wrap up of Downtown LA Fashion Week’s Spring Collection 2010.

The Battalion

The show opened with The Battalion, an eco-friendly label.  “The Battalion specializes in knits and woven fabrics that are eco-friendly, primarily bamboo, organic cotton blends, recycled polyester and some cruelty free “peace” silk.  Their Spring 2010 collection, L’Atelier De Danse was gracefully and elegant similar to a ballet featuring dreamy textures like lace, organza, and feather-like angled razor fringe.”

Oliver Tolentino

Following The Battalion was the talented Filipino designer Oliver Tolentino, who is known for making clothes for Imelda Marcos, showcased his evening wear and gowns.

Elizabeth Mason - Vintage Valentino

The celebration ended with of vintage Valentino by Elizabeth Mason.  She put together a collection of vintage dresses that represents her vision of Valentino’s influences ranging from Dior, Versace, and Vicky Tiel to Yves Saint Laurent.