Electric City Couture Fashion Show

May 2, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

--PRESS CONTACT:

Corey Aldrich - Producer | Owner at 2440 Design Studio

Email: corey@2440designstudio.com  | phone: 518.928.4622 | Web: www.electriccitycouture.com  

Electric City Couture Fashion Show Highlights New and Established Regional Designers in a Runway Extravaganza! 

Friday. May 24. 2013 / 8:00 PM | Proctor’s GE Theatre | Schenectady. New York | Free Event

 Electric City Couture and Proctors Theatre are proud to present the 4th Annual Electric City Couture Fashion Show featuring both established and up and coming Regional Fashion Designers in a pure Runway Experience. The evening will showcase the FALL 2013 Signature Collections of 8 Regional Designers and will include roughly 70 male and female models on the runway. This year's lead designer is Kristina Collins of Saratoga, New York. Special guest designer 'e ko logic of Troy, New York will also make a rare runway appearance with a mens line of cashmere sweaters and vests.

“Proctors is proud of Electric City Couture which had its premiere here in our Art Night program. It has grown since then in quality of content, scale, mission and reputation. As a free arts meets fashion-focused event, it has become a regional stalwart and its effect upon designers, artists, models, photographers and audience members has been priceless. One can foresee a time when there will be a vibrant fashion scene in our cities and it will be due in no small part to Electric City Couture.”  Richard Lovrich – Marketing Director, Proctors Theatre 

The Electric City Couture mission is to provide a platform for regional fashion designers to connect with regional, Independent Boutiques to help stimulate a regional fashion based economy. 

“It is crucial that our communities show support for small business in all industries, including the arts. We support Electric City Couture’s goal of connecting local retailers with local designers to contribute to the creative economy of our region; which also supports these small business owners.” F. Michael Tucker - President and CEO, Center for Economic Growth (CEG) 

Other designers participating in the show include: Kim Vanyo of Khymanyo Studios, Vilma Mare of Satorial Goods,  Danielle Breitenbach and Jessyka Neitzel of Duchess, Nicole Munson of Constance Rose Collections, Margaret Persaud of Gamakache Black, Kristin Marshall & Sarah Roberts and, Corsets by Danielle Breitenbach. Live DJ music provided by Albany based, Nate da Great. Headline sponsors include Proctors Theater and 2440 Design Studio. The event is free and open to the public. 

VIP SEATING: is available to media and fashion industry professionals including independent boutique owners with RSVP. Contact: info@electriccitycouture.com