Fabric & Fashion Event February 27, 2014
The Fabric & Fashion event with TV host and designer, Joe Ruggiero, was an exciting and informative evening AND raised over $2000 for Florence Crittenton. Eight handbags designed and created by Joe Ruggiero were featured in a casual runway fashion show. The bags illustrated the fashion element of Sunbrella fabric and its versatility, style, and durability as an indoor upholstery fabric. All eight handbags were auctioned at the end of the evening with all proceeds benefiting Florence Crittenton.
Moms 4 Moms Charity Premier
We were so pleased to host the Moms 4 Moms Charity Premier. Their designated charity is UMOM, a local charity whose mission is to provide homeless families and individuals with safe shelter, housing, and supportive services. It was a warm, congenial evening and the cupcakes were amazing!
Bridging AZ Furniture Bank
We hosted several fun gaming nights to benefit Bridging AZ Furniture Bank, a local non-profit that provides furniture and household items to those in need. We had a few “card sharks” and many card game novices in attendance who learned to play Texas Hold ‘Em!
February 2nd, 2012
HGTV host and designer, Joe Ruggiero, presented “Fabrics and Fashion for a Fresh Start” to benefit Fresh Start Women’s Foundation on February 2nd. Joe Ruggiero Sunbrella fabrics were presented as handbags in a casual runway fashion show to interpret the beauty and durability of the upholstery fabric. Many in the audience have followed Joe over the years via HGTV, Facebook, and his daily blogs and loved the opportunity to meet Joe and hear his words of design wisdom. Each handbag filled with certificates was raffled at the end of the evening to raise funds for Fresh Start Women’s Foundation.