Greater Twin Cities United Way’s Women Investing in the Next Generation (WINGs) will host the 5th annual “Flight of Fashion” event on April 11, 2014 from 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. at Radisson Blu Mall of America (2100 Killebrew Drive). The stylish event will be a mix of fashion and philanthropy, featuring world-class style with a hometown focus. Proceeds of the event will go to the WINGs program which is committed to investing in women and their families to help them establish financial stability to overcome poverty.
Metro area boutiques and designers providing the runway looks will include: Maha, Minq, Motto, Grethen House, June, Fashion Avenue and Arrow. Hairstyling provided by Haus Salon.
This year’s event will include a raffle drawing, with one winner receiving a VIP “Glamazon” day, to include being escorted to various boutiques in a Tesla Model S for a day of shopping and styling with Grant Whittaker. Also featured at the event will be a hashtag campaign, where attendees are invited to submit a “selfie” with the hashtags #TakeFlight14 and #selfie, for inclusion in a drawing to win a Juut Salonspa prize basket ($250 value).
An additional raffle prize will include an in-home fashion consulting session from a representative of Corset Styling and Fashion Boutique.
Limited tickets are available. General admission—$50 in advance ($60 at the door) - standing room only. For tickets, more information about the event and details about WINGs, visit www.gtcuw.org/fof.