The “Fashion Presentation” Series of events explore and highlight unique fashion brands through an intimate exchange with brand designers and creators.
Lobo Mau X Forge & Finish
-an Evening of Sight and Sound-
Fashion Presentation #2 combines two stunning fashion brands, live music, and an audio visual DJ set with a cocktail hour meet-and-greet with the creators.
The minds behind Forge & Finish jewelry and Lobo Mau clothing will present their brands provide personal consultations and fittings with the latest collections, while DJ Fo Sho & Tell moves your body with his audio visual dance experience, and Ian Mayer serenades your soul with his classical guitar style.
ABOUT THE CREATORS
Brother and sister duo Nicole and Jordan Haddad produce distinctive clothing with quality fabrics. Their "slow fashion" approach-extensive fabric research and testing, and careful design and fitting-opposes the human and environmental exploitation of industrial clothing production. All fabrics are hand printed in their studio or machine knitted by local mills.
Forge & Finish
Forge & Finish represents a union formed by three jewelry designers kindled by the promise of producing modern metal pieces for people who revel in the handmade culture. Traditional and experimental metal smith techniques are the core of the Forge & Finish work space. The Philadelphia based studio is home to Desiree Casimiro, Emily Kane, and Carly Mayer. Together they offer jewelry collections made in two-toned metals creating a myriad of options and bold expressions.
DJ Fo Sho & Tell
Raymo Ventura is a filmmaker * Animator + Composer from Philly. He goes by the name Fo Sho & Tell in his audio visual pursuits. Ray's creative energies are poured into his work incorporating doodling, scratching and low-fi frequencies to culminate a cacophony of sound and sight that will blow your mind.
Guitarist Ian Mayer
Philadelphia native and Classically trained guitarist Ian Mayer will open up the evening performing pieces by Leo Brouwer, Matteo Carcassi, and Fernando Sor, spanning across genres from baroque to modern. Be sure to arrive promptly to witness this etherial serenade.
MAY 16TH 7PM - 10PM
448 N 10th Street, Philadelphia