Luxury shops of the upscale Bal Harbour Shops will donate items for the Destination Fashion. Jeweler Harry Winston will donate a diamond timepiece valued at $34,800, while Tiffany & Co. will offer a pair of Buckle Earrings from its Legacy Collection with a value of $11,400. There is a Hawaiian getaway from Trina Turk, valued at more than $8,000, which includes five nights at the St. Regis Princeville Resort. French fine watchmaker Breguet is donating a three-night trip for two to Paris with an accompanying value of $35,000. Ferragamo will provide shoes for the year, offering a new pair of woman’s shoes for 12 consecutive months. All of the items will be available for viewing at the various Bal Harbour Shops.
"Destination Fashion is one of the most anticipated events in the South Florida area," said Marc Buoniconti, president of The Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis. "We are thrilled with the overwhelming support from Bal Harbour Shops, which has allowed us to return and produce this one-of-a-kind affair in the name of finding a cure for paralysis." NBC News host Tom Brokaw will be the master of ceremonies of Destination Fashion. The show also will include a performance by musical star Enrique Iglesias. Honorary co-chairs include actor Tommy Lee Jones and his wife, Dawn Jones, as well as international polo player “Nacho” Figueras and his wife, Delfina Blaquier.
Additionally, Saks Fifth Avenue Bal Harbour will present the Peter Dundas designed Emilio Pucci's Spring 2013 Fashion Show. Tickets to attend Destination Fashion at the Bal Harbour Shops on November 10, 2012, are for sale at $300 each through The Buoniconti Fund.
As an independent contractor, James has written content for Justluxe.com and other leading online luxury lifestyle magazines. Rothaar previously served as the senior-tenured staff writer for JustLuxe, having worked with the digital magazine since 2005. He resides in Jacksonville, Florida, and works as an independent marketing consultant and a freelance writer. James Rothaar has an MBA degree...(Read More)