This upcoming Saturday August 13th, reciclaGEM will be featuring its jewelry at the official trunk show (and official LAST DAY) of the Finding Style in Time Exhibit, which features the vintage wears of Harlem real estate agent, socialite and vintage connoisseur Lana Turner in the beautiful Harlem area of Hamilton Heights.
The trunk show commences on Friday August 12th at 2pm. While we, reciclaGEM, won't be there on Friday, check out the other funky Harlem designers and entrepreneurs who will be displaying their wears.
Then come on back at 2pm on Saturday, where you'll get to experience reciclaGEM up close and personal, find the item of your dreams and get a complimentary photo shoot with the gems and clothing while you're there! Buy a gem and/or be a gem for a day ! Photos will be posted on the site for you and world to be inspired :)
In the mean time, here's a taste of the exhibit that you truly do not want to miss (Alexander McQueen's exhibit is now finito (as of midnight tonight, so come on by!!)
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Finding Style In Time
The Charmed Life of Lana Turner
In celebration of the official closing of "Finding Style In Time," an exhibition co-curated and created by Randal Jacobs and David C. Melton, they intend to take you on a journey of globally inspired fine art pieces, jewelry, clothing and books---all hosted within four floors of an elegant Victorian Townhouse located in the heart of Hamilton Terrace. This space originally was their platform for an installation which presented the private vintage collection of noted Harlem resident adn New York event newsmaker, Lana Turner.
DATES: Friday August 11 & Saturday August 12, 2011; 2:00pm-6:00pm
LOCATION: 56 Hamilton Terrace (Between 141st and 145th Streets) New York, NY 10031. Take A, B, C, D train to 145th Street; #1 train to 145th Street.
Admission - Free
The beautiful and historical district of Hamilton Terrace has never experienced trunk show for fashion influencers, worldly shoppers, and stylish readers, all arenas in which Ms. Turner has made her style known. With the closing of the year long exhibit upon us, the Finding Style In Time has organized this event to engages both creative shopper and creative entrepreneur alike.
Finding Style in Time Trunk Show
Bridget Benson : Captured Interpretations
Presents: Passing over and Through the light: A Journey in Abstracts
Dondrill Glover: Style NomAAd
Presents Global Inspirations: Tote Bagging in the Bazaars
Tamara Leacock: reciclaGEM (Saturday only)
Presents Custom Silver and Seed jewelry and American Thrift Couture
Whitney House: Wired Bowtie
Presents a line of wired bowties
Monica Diaz: Style Matters, Inc Image Consultancy
Introduces 7 Days of Style
Loren Davis Baxter: Black Bones in Motions
Introducing earthy, eclectic and boldly textured designs
Presents Hair Care consultations
· Amanda Velez: VEGan Jam (Saturday only)
Presents limited edition teas and vegan pastries for reciclaGEM
· Dragan Popovic: Pure Delights
Organic Eastern European Pastries
· Jackie: Presents Vegan Pastries
Come enjoy our dessert and light refreshments while shopping at our bowtie bar and keeping cool and on trend for the end of summer! See you there!
Event hosted by:
David C. Melton
If you would like any additional information regarding the event or press, please contact Dondrill Glover 917.721.1208, David C. Melton 301.318.4643 or Randal Jacobs 256.490.0027