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Jumpstart Your New York Fashion Week with Two Fab Events! (Wednesday)


Eco-Fashion in Brooklyn!

Mingle, sip, shop and celebrate ELSA AND ME’s new fall designs at our September 4th fête at Storefront Ten Eyck. Party goers are invited to join founder Maja Svensson along with made-in-NYC accessories brands Knotty Gal and By Natalie Frigo for an evening of one-night-only shopping discounts, cocktails, creamy bites from Phin & Phebes and networking with NYC businesswomen. Guests will be among the first to view ELSA AND ME’s fall additions and have the opportunity to receive custom fittings. Ticket reservation is required and includes personal branding ideas from live mannequins, entry to a raffle prize drawing featuring pieces from Knotty Gal, Ted and Honey, Natalie Frigo and more. Brooklyn Folk artist Linda Draper will play as well! Space is limited with 50 open availabilities.

WHEN: Wednesday, September 4, 2013 6-8 PM

WHERE: Storefront Ten Eyck

324 Ten Eyck Street

Brooklyn, NY 11206

COST: $10

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Eco-Beauty in Manhattan! 

Please join us for the first collaborative organic beauty pop up hosted by La Bella Figura to kick off New York Fashion Week featuring the best in natural beauty: La Bella Figura, Kahina, May Lindstrom Skin, Revolution Organics, Hope Gillerman, Joanna Vargas Skincare, Ilia Beauty, Tela Organics, Lurkmade Perfumes, Kjaer Weis, CV Skinlabs, SW Basics, One Love Organics, Dr. Alkaitis, Lina Hanson, Annee DeMamiel, Vered Organic Botanicals, Olie Biologique and special guests: celebrity makeup artist Katey Denno, wellness coach Jolene Hart and facialist to the stars, Joanna Vargas.

A fresh juice bar with juices from Pressed Juicery, organic makeup bar and hairstyling bar will be open at the event. With some of the proceeds of the evening being donated to Hair2Help.

WHEN: Wednesday, September 4, 2013 5-9 PM

WHERE: James Corbett Studio

25 West 19th Street, New York, New York

COST: Free

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Starre Vartan is founder and editor-in-chief of and the author of the Eco-Chick Guide to Life. She's also a freelance science and environment writer who has published in National Geographic, CNN, Scientific American, Mental Floss, Pacific Standard, the NRDC, and many more. She lives on an island in Puget Sound with her partner and black cat. She was a geologist in her first career, and still picks up rocks wherever she goes.