Hertfordshire Soroptimists back Fair Trade fashion show
PUBLISHED: 16:32 04 June 2010 | UPDATED: 17:18 20 February 2013
The Fair Trade charity fashion show organised by Soroptimist International London Chilterns Region on May 27was a fabulous event.
The Fair Trade charity fashion show organised by Soroptimist International London Chilterns Region on 27th May was a fabulous event.
The event raised money for Project SIerra, which helps disadvantaged women and children in Sierra Leone face their futures with confidence www.projectsierra.org
Julie Blackwell, President of SI London Chilterns Region is pictured here on the left with the models. Guests enjoyed a glass of wine during the evening while the girls showed off a gorgeous selection of People Tree Fair Trade fashion, and two dresses made by women in SIerra Leone who have been supported by Project SIerra.
In addition to the fashion show there were displays for guests to view with information from Soroptimist International, The Fairtrade Foundation, Women for Women International, clothes, jewellery and gift items from Natura, Alkara and Briony Bell-Burrow, with personal beauty treatments from Illuminata.
The event was held in the prestigious surroundings of the library in the University Womens Club in Mayfair.