In the style of New York's "Seventh off Fifth" and LA¹s "Clothing off Our Backs," Coconut Grove Cares will host Miami's version of the ultimate charity sales event with the 2nd annual Fashionably Conscious fundraiser Sept. 26 to 27 at Mary Brickell Village. The event will feature luxe labels from the coveted closets of the city's biggest socialites. The host committee, including Darlene Perez, Ines Rivero, Sarah Arison, Laura Kelly Garcia, Jolie Souto Dueñas, Lourdes Jofré-Collett, Susannah Shubin, Sol Juncadella, Rosa Sugrañes and more, have already donated designer items from Chanel to Escada Armani coleccioni, Prada, Miu Miu, Chloe and Marc Jacobs.
All clothing and jewelry will be on sale to guests at discounted prices, with a $10 entrance fee for Saturday¹s all-day sale, or $25 for the Preview Sale on Friday, Sept. 26, featuring a Peroni happy hour. All proceeds will go directly to fund Coconut Grove Cares The Barnyard Community Center, which offers free after-school and summer Programs for over 250 children, and provides a much-needed safe haven for the West Grove community. Friday, Sept. 26 from 4pm - 9pm - Preview Sale.
Fri., Sept. 26, 4-9 p.m.; Sat., Sept. 27, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., 2008