TOOTSIES HOSTS 11TH ANNUAL WOMEN OF WARDROBE SIZZLING SUMMER SOIREE
Personal Appearance by Black Halo Designer Laurel Berman Benefiting Dress for Success Houston
WHO: Tootsies, Houston’s foremost luxurious shopping experience and a place to find the best-kept secrets.
Women of Wardrobe, (W.O.W.) is a young professional organization for young women who support Dress for Success Houston.
Chairpersons: Lindsey Zorich, Katy Mayell Ellis and Julie Chen
WHAT: Join Tootsies and Women of Wardrobe for the 11th annual Sizzling Summer Soiree, an evening of haute fashions and cool entertainment. Designer Laurel Berman of Black Halo will personally debut her Fall 2014 collection at the event. Well known for its incredibly popular “Jackie O” dress, Black Halo features flawless construction and impeccable tailoring with beauty and modern-day style. Guests will mix and mingle their way through contemporary fall styles while enjoying cocktails and light bites by Jonathan’s the Rub and Green Plate Foods. A percentage of the evening’s sales will benefit lower income women through Dress for Success Houston.
WHEN: Tuesday, August 12, 2014
2601 Westheimer at Kirby
Houston, TX 77027
INFO: Individual tickets are $45 for non-members and free for WOW members. One hundred percent of ticket sales will benefit Dress for Success Houston. For more information, contact Nikki Rosenberg at firstname.lastname@example.org or 713.337.0888.
WHAT ELSE: Tootsies, Houston’s foremost luxurious shopping experience and a place to find the best-kept secrets, is at 2601 Westheimer at Kirby. One of the pioneers in specialty store retailing, Tootsies took Texas by storm more than 40 years ago and continues to do so today with an exclusive emporium of the most elite European and American designers, accessories and shoes. Tootsies is widely recognized as one of the finest and most elegant specialty stores in the country. Open Monday - Saturday 10am-7pm and Sunday noon-5pm. For more information, call 713.629.9990 or visit www.tootsies.com.
Dress for Success Houston promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.
Lyndsey Zorich is founder and president of the Youth Hope Association, a non-profit that focuses on improving the daily quality of life for pediatric hospital patients. She also regularly updates her blog, High Heels & Handlebars, writing about everything from fashion to motherhood.
Julie Longoria Chen, DDS and MSD, is a part of Houston Pediatric Dental Specialists, as well as a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Houston Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association and Greater Houston Dental Society. She also volunteers at The University of Texas School of Dentistry where she teaches in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry.
Katy Mayell Ellis is a WOW Executive Committee member and has worked in the Houston PR scene for several years. She currently works as an account executive at Dancie Perugini Ware Public Relations.