THE SHOPS BUCKHEAD ATLANTA ANNOUNCES STYLE SOUTH:
Retailers Feature Fall Collections; Atlanta Sports Heroes Walk the Runway
The Shops Buckhead Atlanta is proud to announce Style South, an exceptional and exciting two-day fashion event including retailer collections on the runway, complimentary beverages, entertainment, and in-store shopping activations around the property.
On Friday, September 16th, The Shops Buckhead Atlanta presents Style South: The Contemporary Collections. From4:00PM - 7:00PM, 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. Fantastic food and beverages will be served, and the event is complimentary and open to the public.
On Saturday, September 17th, The Shops Buckhead Atlanta presents the Style South FINALE: The Professional Sport + Style Collaboration. The event, hosted from 2PM – 7PM, 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. Then, in the evening, each retailer 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 participating athletes include:
· 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/)
To celebrate Style South, from September 16 - 18, The Shops Buckhead Atlanta will offer a $50 gift card to customers spending $750 or more. All events are complimentary and open to the public.
Style South is sure to be the South’s most exciting fashion event of 2016. Again, attendance for the shopping events and runway shows are complimentary, and during Style South, The Shops Buckhead Atlanta also offers complimentary six hour parking with validation from any retailer. For more information, visit http://theshopsbuckheadatlanta.com/events for more information on Style South.