Followers trying to personal robes worn by the likes of Beyoncé, Jennifer Lopez, Julia Roberts, Cate Blanchett and Cardi B now have the prospect. Celeb stylist Elizabeth Stewart, who attire Roberts and Blanchett, amongst different Hollywood main women, has launched a charitable public sale that includes designs by Louis Vuitton, Ralph & Russo, Georges Hobeika, Azzi & Osta and Christian Siriano, to call a couple of.
Stylish Reduction, as Stewart calls it, is a partnership with eBay to assist Direct Reduction, a world humanitarian group, and its efforts in the course of the coronavirus pandemic. The digital public sale, positioned at eBay.com/chicrelief, will kick off on Might 17 at 7 p.m. ET and finish on Might 27.
“I actually wished to do one thing to assist front-line employees get the fundamental safety wanted to fight this virus,” stated Stewart, who’s quarantined at house in Santa Monica, Calif., together with her husband and two college-aged children. “By this particular eBay vogue occasion, 100 p.c of proceeds will straight profit Direct Reduction, which is unimaginable. They’re doing actually essential work proper now coordinating with public well being authorities, nonprofit organizations and companies within the U.S. and globally to offer [personal protective equipment] and important medical objects to well being employees on the entrance strains of the COVID-19 pandemic.”
EBay was the fitting associate, she continued, as a result of “not solely can we record extra objects and attain a bigger viewers, however eBay and I had a shared mission. Proper now [through May 31], eBay is matching dollar-for-dollar as much as $1 million, when customers donate to Direct Reduction by way of eBay.” The e-commerce firm can be matching donations to Feeding America and The Alternative Fund.
On the planet of music, the public sale will embrace the Mirco Giovannini mesh robe Beyoncé wears in her “1+1” music video; the recent pink George Chakra couture costume Jennifer Lopez had on on the 2018 American Music Awards, and a hand-beaded Yousef Aljasmi catsuit worn by rapper Cardi B. From Hollywood, choices embrace Cate Blanchett’s lemon yellow-colored Mary Katrantzou creation from the 2019 Golden Globes; Amy Adams’ smooth, high-slit Siriano design at Vainness Honest’s 2018 Oscar get together, and a Bottega Veneta quantity Julia Roberts wore on the Hammer Museum’s 2015 gala.
“We’re so grateful for his or her donations and participation on this public sale,” Stewart added. Opening up on life in quarantine, the in-demand stylist shared she “was scheduled to be in New York, Paris, Cannes, London and Madrid working this month.” As an alternative, she joked, “I’m, for now, a full-time chef for my household.”
— to wwd.com