GiGi New York's Fashion Week Runway show on a boat in the New York Harbor front of the Statue of Liberty
NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Fashion bloggers from around the country kicked off fashion week with a harbor cruise runway show as they sailed around Lady Liberty. While the models came down the catwalk, the city skyline offered a beautiful backdrop, allowing guests to get a close-up view (and take selfies) of the Statue of Liberty as the yacht pulled up beside her.
GiGi New York cohosted its New York Fashion Week event on Thursday, September 10th along with brands Yosi Samra, High Fashion Home, Ruche & Threadsence. The venue was the elegant Sensation Yacht from Hornblower Cruises & Events. The brands produced a fashion show featuring all of their latest looks from their upcoming collections, which was hosted by Carla Marie from Z100's Elvis Duran and the Morning Show.
Inclement weather did not stop the 200+ guests from showing up. Some of the top fashion bloggers, editors and influencers that were in attendance were Kristen Taekman of Real Housewives of New York, Sazan Hendrix, McKenna Blue, For All Things Lovely, Ellery Lee and Vesta Lugg.
GiGi New York, a sister company to Graphic Image, is a family owned company based on Long Island. Founded in 2011, GiGi New York fills a niche in the market of luxury leather goods in classic silhouettes. Our handbags, clutches and small leather goods are made of the finest leathers sourced from all over the world. Selling to brick & mortar stores across the country, GiGi New York can also be found online at Saks Fifth Avenue and on its website www.giginewyork.com