FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SHOP AND MINGLE FOR A CAUSE
The Victoria Agency Celebrates Newly Signed Celebrity Fashion Stylist Mary Lafayette With Private Shopping Event at Te Casan
(New York, NY – September 14, 2007) The champagne bottles will be popping and rounds of toasts will be made on Wednesday, September 26th, as The Victoria Agency celebrates the recent signing of celebrity fashion stylist Mary Lafayette to its roster. Taking place at the upscale shoe boutique, Te Casan, and hosted by America’s Next Top Model, Bre Scullark, invited guests will enjoy the opportunity to shop and mingle for a good cause as 20% of the event’s proceeds will be going to the American Cancer Society and their continued efforts to find a cure for cancer.
“We were searching for the ideal posh location to celebrate Mary’s signing and Te Casan welcomed us with open arms,” said Angela Hunte, from The Victoria Agency. She continued, “We then approached Bre Scullark who has worked with Mary on a few projects including BET’s Rip the Runway. We’re very excited about the event.”
As part of the celebration, attendees have the chance to peruse through the hundreds of sexy pairs shoes the high end shoe boutique has to offer. Guests will enjoy a beautiful evening of delicious cocktails, delectable treats, mingling and shopping while DC-based deejay, DJ Parallax spins the latest R&B and Hip Hop chart toppers.
The evening will be sponsored by Kyotofu, Cibu, White Diamond Vodka, Redbull and woman-owned and operated Smooth Movements’ Luxury Car Service. Giant Magazine will be covering the event.
For more information on the event, please see the attached invitation.
About The Victoria Agency, L.L.C
The Victoria Agency is a multi-faceted agency that specializes in creative services, entertainment marketing and event planning. Victoria’s services are not for the trendy but for the trendsetters, as we combine innovation and creativity to produce results. From image consulting, fashion styling to event planning and guerrilla marketing, Victoria can give you just what you need to set yourself apart from your competition. We implement cost-efficacy without compromising superior competence and savior faire. For more information, visit www.thevictoriaagency.com
About Mary Lafayette
Mary Lafayette is a well known New York City-based stylist whose work can be seen in the pages of Vibe, WWD, Essence, Ebony, Teen People and many more. She has worked on celebrity clients including Busta Rhymes, Prodigy, Xzibit, Ginuwine, En Vogue, Mary J. Blige, Usher, Nas, Chris Tucker and Kimora Lee Simmons. Lafayette is also the founder of Fashion Luv Joenz, a fashion styling and image consultation company. For more information about Mary Lafayette and Fashion Luv Joenz, visit: www.fashionluvjoenz.com
GIANT is an urban entertainment lifestyle magazine that celebrates the best of music, film, fashion and style. It is loud, cutting edge and modern, driven by stunning visuals and enlightening profiles of our biggest and most adored celebrities. A book for the upwardly mobile consumer looking for a fun and sophisticated multi-cultural perspective, GIANT displays the lifestyle that has become ubiquitous and swept the world. It speaks with the voice of its readers, entertains us with the power of our personalities and dazzles us with the beauty of our creativity. This is GIANT. For more information, visit www.giantmag.com.
Progressive flavors fuse with contemporary design in Kyotofu, a sleek café that specializes in importing specialty, organic ingredients and stylistic elements straight from Japan’s dynamic cultural capital, Kyoto , for New York’s refined aesthetic and appetite. The menu balances its all-natural recipes with a sophisticated, handpicked selection of sakes, teas, shochu cocktails, champagnes, and assorted wines. The kitchen specializes in crafting delectable dessert products and baked goods, many of which use soymilk and tofu made to the restaurant’s specifications by combining the use of soy products with imported Japanese specialty items and flavorings such as raspberry mochi, vanilla white bean cream, black sesame, and matcha green tea to enhance the taste, texture, and consistency of each dish while also adding nutritional value. Kyotofu is located in the heart of Hell’s Kitchen at 705 Ninth Avenue between 47th & 48th Street. For more information please visit www.kyotofu-nyc.com .
Cibu shampoos, conditioners and finishing products add maximum shine and moisture to all hair types. Fine, straight, thick, dry, curly or chemically treated, Cibu’s patented blend of Bamboo, Water Lily and Lotus flower extracts and Vitamin B5 protect and nourish hair. And it smells so good! Developed by Stylists as a tool for Clients to become artists behind their own bathroom doors, Cibu finishing aids can help you create any look you covet –From runway-worthy drama to office- ready polish. All Cibu finishing products contain extracts of Rhatany Root to protect hair color from the elements. Cibu was inspired by a place where wellness is part of the landscape – The Far East. Now we bring these ancient beauty secrets home to you. Visit www.cibuinternational.com for more information.
About Smooth Movements
Smooth Movements Inc is a female chauffeured luxury car service. The blueprint for Smooth Movements Inc began to be laid in early 2006, but was formally incorporated in January 2007. Women have infiltrated almost every other industry; however in the car service industry it seems taboo to have female chauffeurs. The goal of Smooth Movements Inc is to break down those barriers while providing outstanding service to our clients. Smooth Movements Inc is also dedicated to being a contributing member of the community. There is a special interest to help decrease the number of DUI infractions and accidents that occur within the community. Smooth Movements Inc has donated service to help prevent these incidents and will continue to contribute service in this area. For more information please visit wwww.smoothmovements.com.