Hello all my fashion divas and gurus! I am so happy to bring you a look at Born Again Vintage Relaunch for Fashion Night Out. I did not attend this fabulous event. This does not mean you guys should miss out on all the fashionable and sustainable fun.
Here is a look at Born Again Vintage Re Launch for #FNO show via Press Release.
Born Again Vintage Celebrated Re-launched of Sustainable Couture Shop During Fashion’s Night Out
September 11, 2012 (Montclair, NJ) – Born Again Vintage hosted a sustainable evening of fashion on Thursday, September 6th
from 7-9pm as Bridgett Artise re-launched her eco-friendly couture shop
with a classic-meets-funky fashion show in celebration of Fashion’s
and fashionistas of New Jersey and New York joined together to preview
Born Again Vintage’s newly revamped store and clothing line, produced
from vintage and recycled clothing and recyclable fabric while enjoying
hors d’oeuvres, champagne, and a live DJ. Jeff Greenfield, star of the
Style Network’s hit show Jerseylicious and Nicole Obert, star of Bravo TV’s, Shear Genius, also came out and joined the fun as they purchased items from Born Again Vintage and posed for photo ops with fans.
night commenced as guests surrounded the grass-covered runway to watch
Born Again Vintage’s exclusive fashion show event displaying the latest
designs from Corinthia People Designs, D-List, BANJO and BONE,
Beautymarks Boutique, Patoise, Marigold Boutique, STAY by Stacey Angela,
Rewynd Vintage and a special showcase from Art Exhibit by Christine
|Allison Snediker, Founder and Designer of Banjo & Bone|
(Photo Courtesy of The Hip Event)
|Corinthia Peoples, Founder of Corinthia Peoples Designs (Photo Courtesy of The Hip Event)|
textures inspire me so my collection will always be something that you
will not see anywhere else” says owner Bridgett Artise. “People were
able to see what is offered at Born Again Vintage as well as learn you
can be fashionably sustainable. I couldn't have asked for a better
Following the runway show, all but one item showcased during the night was sold out.
|Fashion Show featuring 2012 fall collection from Born Again Vintage (Photo Courtesy of The Hip Event)|
to attending, guests were asked to fill out a carbon footprint survey
and email in their results. The person with the smallest carbon foot
print received an exclusive one-of-a-kind reversible recycled
denim/leather bag with an item from the Born Again Vintage fall
|A runway look from Born Again Relaunch for Fashion Night Out in Montclair, NJ (Photo Courtesy of The Hip Event)|
Artise is the founder of Born Again Vintage in Montclair, NJ and former
partner of Altier 516, who won Best Couture Shop of Essex County by Morris | Essex Health and Life Magazine in 2012.
Owner and Designer of Born Again Vintage (Photo Courtesy of The Hip Event)
About Born Again Vintage
Born Again Vintage, a
clothing line by designer B. Artise is the future of women’s apparel.
It is comprised of garments produced from vintage clothing, recycled
clothing, and recyclable fabric. Born Again Vintage is a pioneering
force in sustainable fashion with designs being sold in boutiques from
Soho to Tokyo. Born Again Vintage has appeared on top reality show
Jerseylicious and has an A-list clientele including names like Sheryl
Crow and Vivica Fox. B. Artise teaches a vintage class at the Fashion
Institute of Technology in New York City and her book "Born Again
Vintage: 25 Ways to Deconstruct, Reinvent and Recycle Your Wardrobe"
(Crown Publishing) has been reviewed in over 50 different publications
such as Nylon and Teen Vogue. The New York Times brands her as a “Vintage Expert”.
About the Designers
Sherieka Anglin provides many services in the areas of styling,
personal shopping, designing, event coordinating, and costume design.
Our team of seasoned fashion and business professionals has experience
working with companies such as A&F, Liz Claiborne Inc., & Ebony
Fashion Fair. Patoise will be one of the many talented designers
featured in Born Again Vintage starting fall 2012; stop by to preview
our stylish catalog of carefully selected jewelry and handbags!
began in January of 2009 and is co founded by Schnia Roseberry and
Tiffany Smith. We specialize in eclectic vintage pieces for the fashion
savvy client. Our vintage clothing and accessories are for individuals
that aren't conformed to society trends and seeking a unique profile. We
believe in "having expensive taste without the expense."
Corinthia Peoples Designs
is an elegant, wearable art jewelry collection that inspires and adorns
women's inner and outer sprits with unique one-of-a-kind/limited
edition semi-precious gemstones and sterling silver jewelry. The
collection speaks to the art enthusiast and to women who revel in being
authentic and rare yet classy & passionate. Corinthia Peoples
Designs has currently launched its first apparel collection of custom
original cuts and fabrics that are enriched with African motifs and
textures with a modern day jazz.
is the ‘go-to source’ for short and long evening wear styles including
cocktail dresses, homecoming dresses, prom gowns, holiday party dresses,
bridal party dresses and other special occasions. For more than 15
years Lorraine Morgan’s Beautymarks Boutique has been renowned in
fashion for image and pioneering style. Beautymarks Boutique - The
Image You Want.
by Yolonda Sheffa is a fun and quirky t-shirt company that believes in
not creating drama but wearing it! The D-List offers screen printed
shirts, vintage finds, and unique accessories. Sooner or later everyone
will want to be on The D-List!
BANJO and BONE
was established by NJ native Allison Snediker 2011 as a brand
reflective of her love for the art of handcrafting, history and culture.
Each Banjo and Bone item has been designed and handcrafted by Allison,
using combinations of worldly and recycled materials (ex: Sandalwood
beads she picked up on a trip to Tibet and vintage 1970's brass chains).
The name is derived from her Hound dog, Banjo and his bone.
Old World Living Designs
by Lisa La Valle-Finan is a home furnishings company that captures the
essence of European style on a flea market budget. Known playfully as
the original “flea market fanatic” she decorates using original,
vintage, and found pieces. The host of affordable flea market shopping
trips to Europe throughout the year; she not only guides her clients
through the fleas but shares her knowledge about local culture at the
same time with a handy background in cultural anthropology. You can
purchase all of her items for your home at Born Again Vintage.
is an NYC based line of socially deviant metal art that displays and
celebrates our arrogance, sexuality, vulgarity, frustrations, and angst.
New Jersey based artist, will show her latest work of art, "Born Again"
during Fashion Night Out at the Grand Opening of Born Again
Vintage. Inspired by the fashions of renowned designer, Bridgett Artise,
the 30x40" latex-on-linen painting was created using only recycled
Marigold Boutique is a stylish fusion of new and vintage materials. Montclair
designer Maria Papale’s passion for all things vintage spurred the
creation of her Marigold Boutique jewelry line. Collections feature
beautiful and authentic vintage findings including antique watch parts,
ornate filigree, crystal baubles and glass
beads. Unique, wearable, well-priced jewelry with the genuine patina of
Luxury Swimwear & Resort designer/Fashion personality Stacey Angela
is becoming a household name. Her exclusive Stay by Stacey Angela
collection has been heralded from the high end fashion center of Japan
to boutiques in Los Angeles. Her crochet pieces have been featured in
the Miami Herald, Grand Life Daily, Lifestyles of the Authentic and
Creative, Lincoln Road magazine, Nylon, Americas Next Top Model, VH-1,
Complex mag, VH-1.com, Honey, Smooth, Jewel, Suede, LA Talk Radio, Wall
of Style Radio. Her widely attended Fashion for Epilepsy events spread
awareness about the illness of Epilepsy while showcasing cutting edge
designers and models that have been affected by the malady.
About Fashion’s Night Out
Night Out (FNO) is an unprecedented global initiative originally
created in 2009 to celebrate fashion, restore consumer confidence, and
boost the industry’s economy during the recession. On Thursday,
September 6, 2012, in response to overwhelming demand, Fashion’s Night
out will return to New York City and cities across the country to
highlight fashion and support retail with exciting events that include
designer appearances, celebrity guests, fashion shows and musical
performances. Purchase items from the 2012 FNO collection and a portion
of the proceeds will go to the New York City AIDS Fund in the NY
Community Trust. In the United States, the program is a collaboration
between American Vogue, the Council of Fashion Designers of America, NYC
& Company, and the City of New York. For more information visit: http://www.fashionsnightout.com/ or FNO on Twitter at @fnonyc (#FNO).
(Press Release provided by The Hip Event)