Photo Coverage: The Reality Of Fashion The Reality Of Aids
"The Reality of FASHION The Reality of AIDS" Runway Show on
February 9th to Benefit AIDS.
Reality stars and celebrities that have appeared on reality television shows will walk
the runway to raise money for HIV and AIDS. The red carpet event will
took place at the Altman Building in New York City located at 135
west 18th Street, New York, NY 10001 with doors opening at 7:30pm.
The featured designer for the evening was Dominique Auxilly. A
well-known NYC based designer who has dressed celebrity names such as
Nicki Minaj, Coco, and Tamar Braxton. The official stylist for the
show will be Julianne Costigan who has assisted and styled numerous
Toronto Fashion Week Shows including Holt Renfrew, Joe Fresh,
Christopher Bates & more. RFRA was created and produced by Monique
Tatum and presented by her firm Beautiful Planning Marketing & PR
(BPMPR) and EFFY Jewelry.
There are an estimated 300,000 people in the United States who are
unaware they are infected with HIV/AIDS. The fundraising event was
created to raise immediate awareness surrounding these staggering
The participating star lineup included reality stars and celebrities
that have appeared on reality shows such as Deena Cortese of The
Jersey Shore, Malaysia Pargo of Basketball Wives L.A., Janice
Dickinson of Americas Next Top Model, Sheree Whitfield of The Real
Housewives of Atlanta, The Bachelor stars, Glam Fairy stars, Tough
Love stars and more. The show showcased 20-25 reality stars gracing
the runway in couture pieces that will be auctioned off in one month
following the show to also benefit AIDS.
Sponsors for the evening included Beautiful Planning Marketing & PR
(BPMPR), EFFY Jewelry, AIRWORKS Compressors Corp, Lamik Beauty,
Lozo's Virgin Hair, MVC Productions Management, Sign Expo, Amoy
Couture Hair, Time Frozen Photography, The JW Essex Marriot Hotel,
Dre Productions, Hatch Creative Studio, Cherwin and Cherwin
Auctioneers, Pulsd, St. Moritz Security Services, Draude Inc., and
For more information on "The Reality of FASHION The Reality of
AIDS" or the auction please visit
http://cts.vresp.com/c/?BeautifulPlanningMar/0293e288c4/a120832175/98c5442a7e or call 877.841.7244.
Nikki Rae Walker