HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Oct. 20 — Fashion Minga, a collaboration of designers, performers, and tastemakers, are coming together to celebrate the various components that inspire fashion: music, dance, color, shape and visual elements will take place at Boulevard3 during the last day of LA Fashion Week on Friday, October 22, 2010.
“Minga” is an Ecuadorian term for “a community coming together to work for the benefit of all.” The debut of Fashion Minga took place during LA Fashion Week; October of 2009. Fashion Minga welcomed more than 1,300 guests, showcased seven up-and-coming designers, featured more than eight of the industry’s hottest dance teams/performers, attracted numerous celebrities and was covered by various media outlets.
This year Fashion Minga is proud to have the fashion industries finest, cutting-edge designer’s on the runway, including:
Urban Republic Clothing; (www.UrbanRepublicClothing.com).
ONANONG Swimwear; (www.onanongswimwear.com).
M5 Couture; (www.missmorganproductions.com) and
BiPolar Gear; (www.BiPolarGear.net).
Fashion is not only inspired by the creative minds of the designers but also by the profound influence of art, music, and dance. Be dazzled by Fashion Minga performers: Electrolightz; (http://www.youtube.com/electrolightzmusic). Bella Circo; (www.BellaCirco.com). FLiRT Dancers; (www.FlirtDancers.com) and Elle-Evate; (www.elle-evate.com).
Models are provided by Annerick Management Group;(www.anerrickmanagement.com) and exclusive make-up for the Fashion Minga runway is sponsored by: RUBY Make Up Academy; (www.rubymakeupacademy.com). Special thanks to our designer sponsors; Jackie Christie (www.JackieChristie.com) and ONANONG Swimwear www.OnaNongSwimwear.com ).
A portion of all proceeds will be donated to Entertainment AIDS Alliance (EAA). Entertainment AIDS Alliance, is an all-volunteer group of entertainment industry professionals, formed in 1989, to respond to the urgent need for funding of AIDS service organizations nationwide. www.entertainmentAIDSalliance.org
In addition, Fashion Minga will host a celebrity-packed red carpet for LA Fashion Week’s most prestigious and highly anticipated event!
Doors Open: 8:30PM
Media Check In: 7:30PM
Red Carpet: 8:30-10:00PM
Media: Interested outlets MUST fill out a Media Application form for consideration: http://www.fashionminga.com/index.php?page=pressInformation . Email completed form to: Amber@FashionMinga.com
Agents/Managers: Talent submissions for red-carpet consideration must include First & Last Name/Picture/1-2 Current Projects (or IMDB Link) in the body of your email.
Buyers: Please email Amber at Amber@FashionMinga.com with your First & Last Name/Store/Title and Contact Information.
General Guest List: Please go to the www.FashionMinga.com (scroll down to bottom of home page) and register to attend.