Thursday, October 28, 2010

Houston Fashion Loves Posh Couture

Last night I was fortunate to attend the Mercedes Benz North Houston sponsored charity fashion show event put on by Houston's very own Posh Couture Magazine.  The fashion show took place at the swanky Venue located downtown on Houston's Main Street and was glamorously hosted by Channel 39's, Mia Gradney.  The event's main purpose was to promote Posh Couture Magazine's  2011 calendar and the local boutiques that participated in it's creation.  All proceeds from the tickets to the fashion show would go to support the charity, Dress for Success which helps provide less fortunate women with the proper professional attire they might need for job interviews and career opportunities.  Attendees were also encouraged to bring any professional attire they may no longer be using to donate to this wonderful cause. So you better believe I had quite a few things to donate since I left my corporate days behind! I attended this fabulous event with my new friend and Houston blogger, Monica Guerrero-Abney of Classy & Fabulous.  We couldn't have had a better time and it was actually our first fashion outing together as bloggers and friends!  

This is a picture of Publisher/CEO of Posh Couture Magazine, Erica Harding in a trendy LBD by Cheeky Vintage Boutique.

Monica sitting in the sweet leather chairs!

Both me and Monica at the show!

As you know, I am usually out and about with my amazing cousin and photographer, Shan, but she was busy working on photo shoots this week, so all the photos were taken by moi! I busted out the tripod again so you could take a look at my complete outfit! I actually bought this dress at UO for $9.99! 

UO dress, Express tights and necklace, Kensie shoes

These shoes deserve their own close up, I have been dying for some purple suede shoes and I found these at T.J. Maxx!


Kat said...

i love your shoes! i love how it gives a pop of color to your outfit and of course purple is the best color out of all the colors! ^-^

Veronika said...

looks like you ladies had a blast!

Ninjagaiden78 said...

Your outfit was nice and the shoes.... those are soooo hot.

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Meagan said...

Those shoes are amazing. Makes me want to head straight to TJ Maxx!

Jodi said...

of course the dress gets KUDOS until you see the shoes and then bye bye dress.. HELLOOOO shoes!! They are the most funky gorgeous, hot shoes I have seen.. oh man they are cute!! and such a great color to suit your personality! they are RAWR!!!

too hot to handle.... AGAIN!!

Collette Osuna said...

SOOO in love with those shoes doll!! YOu are looking more gorgeous everyday!!

Fab happy you were able to attend:)

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Style Activist said...

Looooving the pink shoes! Can I say it's been way too long since we've conversed? Because I just did ;)

Your outfit is rockin' and so is your body! Heyyy girl!
I have been thinking about putting some red in my hair - wish you were closer so you could give me a consultation.

Have a wooonderful weekend :)

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Shan Renee said...

So fun! You look gorgeous as always! I'm sad that I missed out! Oh, the shoes are AMAZING!

Blah Blah Becky said...

Those shoes are GORGEOUS! I love TK Maxx (as we call it here in the UK) and got some gorgeous boots from there the other day - just what I've also been looking for for ages! Your dress was a bargain too!

T!ffany said...

Sweet look. Loving the opaque tights and purple shoes.


Hope Adela said...

everyone looks so fabulous! i love the purpley magenta color of your suede shoes! =)

Cowbiscuits said...

You look hott! those shoes are amazing perfect pop of colour! xx

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Jenna said...

I think one line will say it all: You get to go to the most fabulous events (and look super-stylish while there!!!). :)


Confessions of a Beautyholic said...

I love your outfit! Great choice!

lady sélénite said...

Oh ! these shoes are beautiful, you seem to have a great shoes collection, let us see !

Katie said...

Oh my goodness! These shoes are absolutely amazing!

ibarra said...

you were at the posh fashion show? i was there too! erica and i went to school together. i was october in last year's posh calendar.