Tuesday, 26 April 2011

VERA WANG Charity fashion Show

The last Saturday 23rd of April, the VERA WANG Charity fashion Show was held at The Pearl-Qatar, in support to the Occupational Therapy Unit in Rumaillah Hospital. Funds raised will go towards buying customized wheelchairs (manual or power Wheelchairs) depending of the case, after comprehensive evaluation, they recommend the best sitting and positioning equipment for each case, children and adults regardless their nationalities, the objective of the program is to maximize Independence, enhancing their quality of life, helping them to be and feel productive in this society.

I am truly glad I was part of this event, I sincerely congratulate all the organizers (Vera Wang and United Development Company) the sponsors (UDC, Ronautica and Commercial Bank) the supporters (Yehia&Zakaria, Food mark and mango tree) for such a wonderful event, and I would love to be part of this kind of event more often.

Well, well, well talking about the fashion they showed us part of the Spring collection 2011; Draped and pleated dresses, a lot of Silk (tulle, wool) Jersey, organza and Sheer Chiffon, silver, gold, red, purple; for day and night in a variety of styles: short and long, One shoulder, high-necked, medium-sleeved and sleeveless cocktail dresses, very diverse.

My favourites: 

This silver high waisted double obi skirt with the brown strapless,

Image: Shauki Al Azzam, via Beads of Babylon
Image: Dalia Pineiro
This silk cocktail dress with the Crystal necklace, 

loved them!

The After party was held at Mango tree, the food was really good and the service, just remarkable! I really enjoyed the music, the dancing, the people, Cheers!

 Zita Labancz and myself

So, talking about Cheap and Chic...Chic? of course Vera Wang is a top designer, just fabulous! And cheap? oh yeah! helping others is priceless.

Enjoy your shopping! 

Dalia Piñeiro xx