Old Bags Night Out
The second annual Old Bags-Night Out, hosted by Boys Latin of Philadelphia Charter School, was at Neiman Marcus in King of Prussia, PA on Wednesday April 29, 2015.
The event attracted over 200 fashionably dressed women, who enjoyed light bites from 12th Street Catering and bid on gently used, donated bags. They also enjoyed a fashion show curated by Ken Downing, fashion director and senior vice president of Neiman Marcus stores. He pulled together looks from various designers to showcase the latest styles and trends that will be gracing the social events and outings for the summer and fall. Proceeds from the event went to the Boys Latin of Philadelphia, which gives a college prep education to underprivileged boys in the Philadelphia area. Angela Hudson, Helene Van Beuren, Mellen Vogt, and Janine Yass, a founder of Boys’ Latin Charter School, were the evening’s co-chairs, they, along with an impressive list of committee member,=ps honored philanthropist Anne Hamilton with the 2015 recipient of the Ultimate Mentor Award.
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From left: Shauna Binswanger, Jen Utley, and Kim Sheppard.
From left: Peyton Weber, Merritt Weber, and Pam Hamilton.
Katherine Billings and Lisa Bobkim.
From left: Eileen George, Pam Williams, Chris Ayerle, and Tracey Rutherford.
From left: Shaina Hamilton, Charlotte Hamilton, and Shannon Zimolong.
From left: Marianne N. Dean of Boys' Latin of Philadelphia Charter School; Darlene Logan is a longtime volunteer for the Sickle Cell Center at CHOP; Liz Richardson; and June Smith.
From left: Amy Brown, Hallee Adelman, and Hope Cohen, author.
Dory and Dan Benson with Dodo Hamilton.
Mellen Vogt, co-chair of Old Bags 2015; Helene Van Beuren, co-chair;Anne Hamilton,2015 recipient of the Ultimate Mentor Award; David P. Hardy, CEO and co-founder of Boys' Latin of Philadelphia Charter School; Janine Yass, a founder of Boys' Latin Charter School; Marianne N. Dean, Board of Directors; and Angela Hudson, co-chair.
Connie Williams, Chair Museum Board of Trustees of the PMA; and Carolyn Slota.
Carly Williams and Alexis Williams.
Cyra Copeland and Latiaynna Tabb.
Ken Downing, Senior Vice President & Fashion Director, Neiman Marcus; discusses the latest trends in fashion for the fall.
Susan Burch and Libby Sullivan.
The Front Row: Barbara Eberlein, Interior Designer; and Adele Schaeffer, chairman of the Academy of Music Board of Trustees
Ken Downing says the Jumpsuit is back, as well as vintage inspired hats, cloches, fedoras & incredible fine millinery.
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