NEW YORK CITY—September 2011—Model and actress, Maryam Basir (www.maryambasir.com), recently announced the launch of her new online boutique, Supermodel Gear (www.supermodelgear.com). Described as the premier international online boutique for style icons of the future, Maryam will be hosting a red carpet launch event on September 20th at the Carlton Hotel, located at 88 Madison Avenue in Manhattan.
“Supermodel Gear is the next big thing in fashion,” says model turned entrepreneur, Basir. “It is one of the things that I am most excited about! In selecting the clothing and accessories, I think about the inner supermodel in all of us. I want to give shoppers that confidence to wear what makes them feel their best. I want them to stand out from the rest and feel like every day is a fashion show and the world is their runway!”
The launch event will consist of a fashion presentation featuring some of the city’s top models showcasing Supermodel Gear’s edgy, fashion forward pieces as styled by Pink Suede’s Shatonia Amee and coifed by celebrity hairstylist Shasha Lee.
Guests will have an opportunity to network with the industry’s top influencers, to tweet and blog live as well as score some amazing swag. Top brands across a variety of industries have teamed with Maryam Basir to introduce Supermodel Gear including eco-friendly feminine care brand Maxim Hygiene, MAC Cosmetics, Sephora, Nooka and Wicked Audio. Caffo Champagne & Wine alongside Carbone Ristorante Italiano will cater the reception with delectable delights.
Those interested in attending the Supermodel Gear launch event can rsvp by visiting www.supermodel.eventbrite.com. For press and VIP inquiries, contact Tamara Walker at email@example.com or call 347.827.1284.
ABOUT MARYAM BASIR
Maryam Basir is a successful model and actor who was recently profiled by The New York Times Magazine about her life as a model. As a model, she has appeared in major ad campaigns and magazines including Glamour, Elle and Marie Claire. Maryam has showcased her acting skills in films including critically acclaimed Mooz-lum, Blood Night and American Gangster along side award-winning actor Denzel Washington as well as movies directed by renowned directors Ridley Scott and Antoine Fuqua. Maryam has a natural grace and sophistication that has made her a favorite of the fashion and entertainment worlds. For more information about Maryam Basir, visit: www.maryambasir.com.
ABOUT SUPERMODEL GEAR
Founded in 2011 by model mogul, Maryam Basir, Supermodel Gear offers a wide selection of the most desirable and coveted clothing and accessories available online, as well as unique new designer pieces. All of our clothing is handpicked with care for its style, wearability, and quality. Our NYC area location gives us access to some of the most amazing clothing in the world. For more information or to shop the edgy stylings of Supermodel Gear, visit www.supermodelgear.com.