On Sunday NovemBEr 11, 2012, BE Magazine held our annul BEnefit No Wire Hangers TROIS Fashion Show & the debut of Versatile Views (http://versatileviews.com) at Defoor Centre hosted by the BEautiful Mimi Faust of Vh1’s Love & Hip Hop ATL.
The evening BEgan with a VIP reception which presented 2 up & coming designers Nik Gold Designs by Nicole Ayilola & Remmarc Zelyts by Dwight Holt Jr. Guests enjoyed unlimited Cool Breeze cocktails by FOU-DRE Vodka, and were entertained by Grammy Award Nominee Torica & her live band The Perfect Mistakes.
The runway presentation showcased designs by Mikos & Milano, Menswear by Askia Bryant & Troi Anthoi, and AVNAH by Avnah Long. Artists Ywada, Antonio Ramsey, and Vina Mills all brought the stage down truly adding the perfect mixture of music and fashion. DJ B-Rock (Co-Creator of BE Magazine & No Wire Hangers) provided the soundtrack for the evening as the event DJ.
Over 350 of Atlanta’s movers and shakers came out to support BE Magazine’s No Wire Hangers TROIS which raised awareness, money, and gently worn shoes for the non-profit organization 40 Girls and Some Shoes (http://40girlsandsomeshoes.org). Host Mimi Faust, along with lots of other guests not only opened their wallets, but also jumped in their closets to make hefty shoe donations to assist Atlanta’s homeless.
No Wire Hangers TROIS guests included Erica Dixon (LHHATL) & her daughter Emani (surprise models), DJ Traci Steele & her son Andrew (surprise models), Stevie J (LHHATL), Lil Scrappy (LHHATL), J.Holiday (Recording Artist), Chanita Foster (Football Wives), Tiyon “Songwiter TC” Mack, Jasper Rose (Celebrity Stylist), Reno Valentine (Celebrity Stylist), Elite Noel (Singer/Keyshia Cole’s Sister), Sylvia Webb (Owner of 40 Girls and Some Shoes), Rafael Cox (Designer/Project Runway), Latisha Renee (Owner of Versatile Views), Tyrice “Gym Shoes” Lee (Singer/Songwriter), Greg Dulac (The Bow Tie Chef), Angela Watts (Celebrity/Brand Publicist), & a host of Atlanta’s elite Media.
BE Magazine sends a very special THANK YOU to our No Wire Hangers TROIS Sponsors The Social Circle, FOU-DRE Vodka, Club Kiss Salon & Spa, The Greenroom Agency, Good Visions Films, YER0C Eyewear, Vita Coco, Shy Tie, Author Andrew Rainey, The Perfect Choice Designs, Espada Tequila, Sleep Is 4 Suckers, MLS by Zaccheus, M3 House of MisKonception, Lawyer’s Auto Carrier, CLEONS Clothing Co, Miss Jessie’s, True You Cosmetics, Jae Dumas, QuenteSential Branding, Nikki Walker PR
[Photo Credit: Zina Franklin]