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On February 9th 2013 Reality Stars, and celebrities that have appeared on Reality TV, joined forces during New York City Fashion Week to walk the runway for a first-of-it's-kind philanthropic event. All stars wore rocked Couture gowns by designer Dominique Auxilly and are now being auctioned off with a portion of all proceeds being donated to Broadway Cares. There are an estimated 300,000 people within the U.S., that are infected with HIV/AIDS, and do not know it. Our hope is to raise funds, increase awareness, and work to end this devastating epidemic.
The participating star lineup included Deena Nicole Cortese of The Jersey Shore, Lil Kim of Dancing with the Stars and The Pussycat Dolls Present Girlicious, Malaysia Pargo of Basketball Wives L.A., Sheree Whitfield, Janice Dickinson, Brittany Brower, Keenyah Hill, Ramona Rizzo, Alex McCord, Ramona Singer, Tiffany "New York" Pollard, Michelle Money, Courtney Robertson, Tracy DiMarco, Jessica Romano, Briella Calafore, Nikki Rae Walker AND MORE! Bid on the gown your favorite Celebrity wore or one that you just cant keep your eyes off of for an amazing cause!
ABOUT DOMINIQUE AUXILLY:
Auxilly’s canvases are women that lack inhibitions and could not care less for public opinion. Known to pull inspiration from all aspects of life her pieces most often reflect her love for old Hollywood, her obsession with architectural structures and her Jamaican roots. These elements and influences come together to create a label like no other.
Dominique Auxilly’s first collection was a hit after she made her debut during New York Fashion Week in 2009. Since the label has started to attract the attention of stylists, editors, fashion bloggers and well known celebrity names such as Nicki Minaj, Adrienne Bailon, Coco-T, Tamar Braxton and many more.
ABOUT BEAUTIFUL PLANNING MARKETING & PR:
The Reality of FASHION The Reality of AIDS is an event exclusive to Beautiful Planning Marketing & PR (BPMPR) created and produced by CEO Monique Tatum. The firm has established a strong name within the fashion, celebrity and entertainment industry. Previous events for the firm includes Nina Skarra Mercedes Benz Fashion Week at Lincoln Center, EMERGE! - A fashion runway event for emerging designers, Fighting Leukemia with Fashion to benefit LLS and more. For more information visit http://www.bpm-pr.com.
SPONSORS FOR THE EVENT INCLUDED:
Beautiful Planning Marketing & PR (BPMPR), EFFY Jewelry, AIRWORKS Compressors Corp, Lamik Beauty, Lozo’s Virgin Hair, MVC Productions Management, Sign Expo, Amoy Couture Hair, Time Frozen Photography, The JW Essex Marriot Hotel, Dre Productions, Hatch Creative Studio, Cherwin and Cherwin Auctioneers, Pulsd, St. Moritz Security Services, Draude Inc., and Arter Clothing.
Beautiful Planning Marketing & PRedit
Established in 2005 by Monique Tatum, Beautiful Planning Marketing & PR (BPMPR) is a NYC based Public Relations agency specializing in Fashion, Celebrities, Events, Expert and Sports PR. Based out of NYC BPMPR does obtain full national and international publicity for their clients. BPMPR is the creator of The Reality of FASHION The Reality of AIDS a celebrity reality star runway show for New York City Fashion Week & is well known for working Fashion and celebrity events such as Fighting Leukemia with Fashion for The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, EMERGE! A Fashion Runway Show Honoring Vogue Contributing Editor Andre Leon Talley in addition to repping major Modeling Agencies, celebrities, fashion brands, sports initiatives and more. For information on Beautiful Planning Marketing & PR (BPMPR) visit http://www.bpm-pr.com, call 877-841-7244, or email email@example.com .