The Shops of Buckhead to feature fall fashion for a cause

ATLANTA - Style South at The Shops Buckhead Atlanta will feature fall collections with Atlanta sports stars and their wives walking the runway.

The two-day fashion event will serve as a charity fundraiser, while showcasing retailer collections.

Customers will enjoy complimentary beverages, entertainment, and in-store shopping activations around the property.

On Friday, September 16, The Shops Buckhead Atlanta presents "Style South: The Contemporary Collections." 

From 4 to 7 p.m, guests will be invited to enjoy an evening of progressive shopping activations.

During the course of the evening, retailers including Joie, Planet Blue, Theory, Kit and Ace, and COS will offer sneak previews of their fall collections.

After each runway show, these retailers in addition to Billy Reid will host in-store shopping parties with complimentary food and beverages.

The event is open to the public.

On Saturday, September 17, "Style South FINALE: The Professional Sport + Style Collaboration" will run from 2 to 7 p.m.

It will offer a unique fashion partnership between The Shops Buckhead Atlanta and our favorite professional sports figures and their wives. 

Participating retailers hosting afternoon shopping parties include Brunello Cucinelli, Canali, Alice + Olivia, Moncler, and Les Copains.

Each retailer will offer an afternoon of shopping, with a portion of the proceeds contributed to the individual charity or foundation of an Atlanta sports figure.

In the evening, the retailers will showcase favorite fall collection items in a runway show. The show will also feature some of Atlanta’s favorite sports figures strutting their stuff on the runway.

Some of the athletes taking part include the following:

  • Warrick Dunn, NFL legend and current minority owner of the Falcons and his foundation. Dunn’s appearance will benefit Warrick Dunn Charities (http://wdc.org/)
  • Jamie Dukes, NFL Network broadcaster and former Falcons great, with wife Angela. Dukes’ appearance will support the Put Up Your Dukes Foundation (http://www.puydf.org/)
  • Terance Mathis, Former Falcons great, and wife Arnedia. Mathis’ appearance will benefit the Emory ALS Center (http://neurology.emory.edu/programs_centers/centers/als/index.html)
  • Brian Jordan, Former Braves & Falcons great and current Braves broadcaster. Jordan’s appearance will benefit the Brian Jordan Foundation (http://www.brianjordanfoundation.com/)

As part of Style South, The Shops Buckhead Atlanta will offer a $50 gift card to customers spending $750 or more from September 16 to 18.

The Shops Buckhead Atlanta will also offer complimentary six-hour parking with validation from any retailer.

(© 2016 WXIA)


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