Saint Louis Fashion Fund To Honor Iris Apfel, Paul Dillinger And Jeigh Singleton At November Gala
Exciting news in the St. Louis world of fashion: The Saint Louis Fashion Fund Gala, now in its second year, has announced the 2015 round of honorees—and they are a legendary bunch. Iris Apfel, Paul Dillinger and the late Jeigh Singleton are slated to be honored at the Nov. 4 event that will take place at St. Louis Union Station during Saint Louis Fashion Week, immediately following the runway event to decide the winner of the Caleres Emerging Designer Award.
Apfel, an international fashion icon, and Dillinger, V.P. and Head of Global Product Innovation at Levi Strauss & Co., will be in attendance for the event and the late Singleton will be honored with a special Lifetime Achievement Award. Additional attendees include designer Lisa Perry, co-founder of LaForce and Stevens James LaForce; Senior Fashion Designer at Barney’s New York Tomoko Ogura; CEO of Hildun Coorperation Gary Wassner and fashion consultants Fern Mallis and Roopal Patel.
Tickets for the gala are available now on the Saint Louis Fashion Fund website. For more information and continued coverage of Saint Louis Fashion Week, stay tuned to Style Notes.