October 13, 2009 - FASHION MEETS PHILANTHROPY AT ELLE MAGAZINE’S PERSONAL STYLE AWARDS
Where: BAL HARBOUR SHOPS
When: Tuesday, October 13, 2009
Host(s): ELLE executive accessories editor, Kate Davidson Hudson
Mistress of Ceremonies: Kate Davidson Hudson
Sponsors: PARTICIPATING BRANDS: Cartier, Calypso, Diane von Furstenberg, Elie Tahari, Jimmy Choo, Lancome, Max Mara, Roberto Coin, Neiman Marcus Bal Harbour,Tiffany & Co., Tod’s and Wolford.
Blacktie Photos by: Ginny Fujino, Blacktie-Southflorida, special thanks to Seth Browarnik for Honoree's Group photo
FASHION MEETS PHILANTHROPY AT ELLE MAGAZINE’S
PERSONAL STYLE AWARDS
ELLE Magazine toasted its October Personal Style Issue with a tribute to South Florida’s most fashionable women at its Personal Style Awards on Tuesday, October 13. Styled in looks by selected brands from Bal Harbour Shops, ten fashionistas were honored for their philanthropic contributions at an awards ceremony hosted by ELLE executive accessories editor, Kate Davidson Hudson. Each honoree was presented with a beautiful Tiffany & Co. Key on an oval link chain. The celebration continued with a formal runway show and night of shopping, where a percentage of sales from the evening benefited the honoree’s charities of choice. Notable guest in attendance include Romero Britto, Robin Levinson, Lydia Touzet, Gigi Whitman, Leo Koel, Ugo Colombo, Sheldon Lowe, Susanne Birbragher, Fredric Dechnik, Jeffrey Berkowitz and Alfy Fanjul.
Participating Brands: Cartier, Calypso, Diane von Furstenberg, Elie Tahari, Jimmy Choo, Lancome, Max Mara, Roberto Coin, Neiman Marcus Bal Harbour,Tiffany & Co., Tod’s and Wolford.
ALL CAPTIONS MUST READ: (name) at ELLE Magazine’s Personal Style Awards
ELLE is the number one global fashion magazine, with 42 editions, 23 million readers, and 6 million copies sold per month worldwide. It is also the foundation of numerous brand extensions, including ELLE Décor (24 editions), ELLE a Table (five editions), and ELLE.com (27 websites with 11 million unique visitors). The U.S. edition reaches an audience of 5.3 million readers, who find in ELLE a rich mix of high and low that leads the reader to discover her personal style.
ABOUT BAL HARBOUR SHOPS:
A favorite playground for fashionistas, socialites, and celebrities, Bal Harbour Shops is the nation’s most profitable shopping center. The lushly landscaped open-air mall is home to an unmatched collection of luxury boutiques such as Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Hermés, Gucci, Prada, YSL, Dolce & Gabbana, Bottega Veneta, Carolina Herrera, and Emilio Pucci. These legendary purveyors are complimented by a number of charming cafes and bistros. The tranquil, tropical setting makes Bal Harbour Shops a unique venue for special events from designer shows and product launches to philanthropic festivities. For more information, visit www.balharbourshops.com.