N Squared Productions, Philadelphia's premiere special events and marketing firm, presented Gorgeous, an elegant showcase of fashion, art and culture, last night, June 14, 2007, at XIX in the Park Hyatt at the Bellevue
. This exhilarating event featured a runway decked with the latest by Nicole Miller, Eleganza
, Matthew Izzo
, Very Bad Horse, EchoChic
and more. The hair was looking fierce after being styled by Ettore, Giovanni & Pileggi
, Pierre & Carlo, and American Male, and make up by Dior Beauty. Remember to wear your shades because the models will blind with their jewelry from Jack Kellmer
Jewelry, and Heidi Roland.
Some of my favorite people, my BF Mike, Janice and Mary Patel
, his brother Gary, and I used to run in the same crowd about 20 years ago, so it was great to catch up with him)
Zack and a fabulous model
It's always great to see James, Richard (XIX GM) and Thom Cardwell
owner of Tony on Third - http://www.tonyonthird.com/
with Erin Satchell
, Linda Munch, Lacey Wuetrich
and Principle Ballerina from the Pa Ballet, Amy Aldridge.
AMERICAN BORN POP ARTIST PERRY MILOU
HAS BEEN CREATING UNIQUE CONTEMPORARY ONE OF A KIND PAINTINGS FOR THE PAST 25 YEARS. MANY HAVE DEFINED HIS STYLE AS VERY POP FINE ART OR POP-IMPRESSIONISM. MILOU'S
WORK HAS OFTEN BEEN DESCRIBED AS GLAMOROUS AND COLORFUL, A CONCEPTION OF BEAUTY THAT IS AS UNIQUE AS THE PAINTER HIMSELF. Here is Perry and his Girlfriend, and the portrait he did of her.
and Dior's National Make-Up Artist - Shonda
graduate and co-producer of “Gorgeous”, Noel Zayas
and Samantha Johnson. Samantha, a 5'8" green-eyed brunette, is the 21-year-old daughter of Claude & Angela Johnson of Philadelphia. A 2002 graduate of W.B. Saul High School of Agricultural Sciences, and a 2006 graduate of Temple University, Samantha plans to work in the film industry in front as well as behind the camera.
Megan Smith, PR extraordinaire
Models putting on their generously loaned jewelery from Jack Kellmer
Jewelry, and Heidi Roland.
Make-up from Dior
The crowd patiently waits for the big show
The models get their final instructions
The line up
Tonight one of the ladies did have one of her girlfriends pop out of her tube top, but I deleted the shot as I am not going there
the S&M look has always been popular and this number is very couture
Muscles are an accessory
You'd better WORK, work it gurl
on the runway
``You'd better WORK, work it
Angela Henderson and Marlina
have I mentioned that Muscles are an accessory
The grand Finale dress by Estibaliz Gamboa
My apologies to the hundred or so people that didn't make it on blog today. When all was said and done I had shot over 600 photos and as it is this is probably the most I have posted in a single entry. If I spelled your name wrong or miss IDing
you, leave me a comment. Thanks!!