Saturday May 19, 2012 1-7 pm
The event will be held at
Lincoln Culinary Institute (old Hastings Hotel)
85 Sigourney St. Hartford, CT
Doors open at 1pm for shopping with local vendors and the show starts at 2:30 featuring the work of local designers and models. Light fare and a cash bar from 4-7. Designers and models will be available to meet and take pictures after the show.
Our guests of honor include Amy Fine Collins, special correspondent from
Vanity Fair Magazine, who wrote an article in 2011 that brought national attention to one of the largest sex trafficking rings (which included minors and adults) in Hartford, CT and Officer Deb Scates, the lead officer who worked to uncovered the ring from 2005- 2009. The MC of the afternoon will be Debbie Allen Wright of Project Closet, who is also a contributing stylist on Better CT/Channel 3. City and State officials are expected to attend as well.
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