Tue, Sep 20|
Fashion 4 Development’s Annual First Ladies Luncheon
Fashion 4 Development’s 10th Annual First Ladies Luncheon, Tuesday (September 20) in New York City.
Time & Location
Sep 20, 2022, 11:30 AM – 2:30 PM
New York, 583 Park Ave, New York, NY 10065, USA
About the event
Fashion 4 Development’s 10th Annual First Ladies Luncheonon Tuesday (September 20) in New York City.
Fashion 4 Development, or F4D, is a global platform developed in support of the United Nations Millennium Development Goals that works to promote the fashion industry, and advance economic and social development.
The 10th Annual First Ladies Luncheon on Tuesday, September 20th at 11:30 AM ET will be MCed by F4D Founder Evie Evangelou and co-MCed by Keynote Speaker and Angel Investor Dame Didi Wong, who will also be inducted into the exclusive F4D Leading Ladies club at the event. The luncheon will feature a “green carpet,” cocktail reception, awards ceremony, and fashion runway show highlighting "Ten Decades of Fashion 1920-2020," curated by New York Vintage founder Shannon Hoey and designer Bonnie Young of BY.Bonnie Young. The first-of-its kind fashion show will open with an original song from artist and producer Celia Babini AKA CIB, and will feature a mix of pieces from the BY. Bonnie Young collection paired with vintage designer pieces from Shannon Hoey’s New York Vintage. The runway will showcase a modern twist on fashion from various decades – all while focusing on zero waste, locally made and upcycled materials. The luncheon will also present an installation of mannequins, each representing a different decade with iconic pieces from various notable designers.