Fashion for a Cause
Presented by The Realtor's Association of Metropolitan Pittsburgh Foundation, “Fashion for a Cause” featured eleven top Pittsburgh designers, showcasing their work. The backdrop of St. Clair Country Club, offered an elegant ,under the stars setting.
The event began, on August 11, with a VIP Champagne reception to Meet the Designers, followed by silent auctions, vendors and the main event, the fashion show.
From Alexis Meeker and Carson Wolfe's award winning duct tape design, to Beth Shari's romantic vintage lingerie, the eclectic mix of designs proved to entertain.
Always inventive, Bradford Mumpower's fringe style dresses were a favorite of the crowd. James Houks evening wear designs, including the innovative “chain” dress, modeled by Diane Withrow, wrapped the show up in style.
The event was held to raise money for Emmaus Community of Pittsburgh, For more than 20 years, Emmaus has been providing permanent homes, respite care, in-home services, and advocacy for people with intellectual disabilities and autism. anon-profit organization built upon a vision of people with and without disabilities sharing their lives.
To donate and learn more about Emmaus, please visit Emmauspgh.org
Design by Bradford Mumpower
Designers for the event included:
Alexis Meeker and Carson Wolfe