Guide To NYC Fashion Week - FORBES.COM

Jan 22 - Whether you’re sartorially savvy or the polar opposite of a fashionista, the high drama and sheer talent at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York—both inside and outside the tents—is a sight to behold. As designers from around the world prepare to debut their fall 2013 collections...

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Attend Monumental New York Fashion Week Show!

Jan 14 - Many a fashionista out there has always dreamed of attending New York Fashion Week. Joonbug has the inside scoop on how you can attend this monumental fashion experience and join some of your favorite and most watched celebrities!

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Style Network Stars on the Runway! - StyleNetwork.Com

Jan 8 - When it comes to fashion, Nikki Rae Walker doesn't just talk the talk. The Big Rich Texas star and former model walks the walk! On February 9 she'll strut down the runway at New York Fashion Week. "The Reality of Fashion: The Reality of AIDS" is a unique event for the bi-annual fashion fest. For starters, it's the first fashion presentation to feature reality TV show stars exclusively as models. Lil Kim and Janice Dickinson are among the stars of the small screen to hit the catwalk for a cause.

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Score Tickets to a Fashion Show Starring All Your Reality TV Favorites - Wetpaint.Com

Jan 7 - Interested in seeing Bachelor babes Courtney Robertson and Michelle Money strut their stuff? How about watching Real Housewives of New York stars Ramona Singer, Aviva Drescher, and Alex McCord face-off on the runway? Or Deena Nicole, Jersey Shore’s “Blast in a Glass,” shake it onstage?

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Reality stars to raise money for AIDS - Metro NY

Jan 6 - Around two dozen reality stars, including Deena Cortese of the Jersey Shore, Lil Kim of Dancing with the Stars and Malaysia Pargo of Basketball Wives L.A., will strut down the runway next month in order to raise money for AIDS

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‘Bachelor’ star Courtney Robertson using her fame for what? - Examiner.com

Jan 5 - “Bachelor” star Courtney Robertson may not have been the favorite pick for Ben Flajnik when he was choosing his future wife on the show, but it sounds like she is using her fame for something good, despite her failed engagement and rebounding days later with Emily Maynard reject, Arie Luyendyk Jr. “Bachelor” star Courtney Robertson tweeted on Jan. 4 that she would be walking in a runway show next moth to support The Reality of AIDS. “So excited to walk the runway on Feb 9th for The Reality of FASHION The Reality of AIDS,”

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Lil' Kim Will Walk the Runway for
"The Reality of FASHION The Reality of AIDS"

Dec 11 - Lil’ Kim is supporting a good cause by walking the runway at the first annual “The Reality of FASHION The Reality of AIDS” event that will take place the evening of Saturday February 9th 2013 in New York City at the Altman building.

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"The Reality of FASHION The Reality of AIDS” Reality Star Fashion Show To Benefit AIDS Announces Celebrity Line Up

Lil Kim, Deena Cortese, Malaysia Pargo, Ramona Singer and Others to Walk Runway During New York Fashion Week Fundraising Event

-“The Reality of FASHION The Reality of AIDS” announced today their exciting reality star line up slotted to walk the runway on Saturday, February 9th 2013. The formal attire, red carpet event will take place at the Altman Building in New York City located at 135 west 18th Street, New York, NY 10001 with doors opening at 7:00pm. The featured designer for the evening will be Dominique Auxilly. A well-known NYC based designer who has dressed celebrity names such as Nicki Minaj, Adrienne Bailon, Coco, and Tamar Braxton. Known to pull inspiration from all aspects of life, Auxilly’s pieces most often reflect her love for old Hollywood, her obsession with architectural structures and her Jamaican roots. These elements and influences come together to create a label like no other. The official stylist for the show will be Julianne Costigan. The Canadian native has assisted and styled numerous Toronto Fashion Week Shows and others including Holt Renfrew, Joe Fresh, Lucian Matis, Christopher Bates & more.

The Reality of FASHION The Reality of AIDS is created and produced by Beautiful Planning Marketing & PR (BPMPR), the first-of-it's-kind philanthropic event has a fundraising goal of $300,000 for the evening to benefit an AIDS charity of choice for 2013. There are an estimated 300,000 people in the United States who are unaware they are infected with HIV/AIDS. The goal was set to raise awareness surrounding these staggering numbers.

AIDS United was Beautiful Planning Marketing & PR's first choice as the beneficiary charity for the evening. Located in Washington, D.C. AIDS United works to fund various HIV/AIDS Not for Profits, grant programs, easy treatment access, housing programs and much more throughout the US.

The participating star lineup includes reality stars and celebrities that have appeared on reality shows such as Lil Kim of Dancing with the Stars and The Pussycat Dolls Present Girlicious, Deena Cortese of The Jersey Shore, Malaysia Pargo of Basketball Wives L.A. , Janice Dickinson, Brittany Brower, Keenyah Hill, Ramona Rizzo, Alex McCord, Sheree Whitfield, Ramona Singer, Alex Mccord, Tiffany “New York” Pollard, Michelle Money, Courtney Robertson, Tracy DiMarco, Jessica Romano, Briella Calafore , Nikki Rae Walker and many more. The show will showcase anywhere from 20-30 reality stars gracing the runway in couture pieces that will be auctioned off in weeks following the show to also benefit the 2013 AIDS Charity of Choice.

“We are excited to work with each one of these stars and the additional names will grace the runway. With their help and the publics, we can raise funds that are much needed to assist in ending the AIDS Epidemic.” States Beautiful Planning Marketing & PR (BPMPR) CEO Monique Tatum.

Tickets to attend the celebrity fashion fundraiser range from $200 for standing room, $300 For Priority Seating, $650+ for Front Row with celebrity swag bag, and $1200 for VIP red carpet access. Patron donations of $2500 or more receive priority row seating and VIP options such as backstage celebrity meet and greet access.

Sponsors for the event include AIRWORKS Compressors Corp, Dre Productions, Hatch Creative Studio, Cherwin and Cherwin Auctioneers, Pulsd, Lozo’s Virgin Hair, MVC Productions, and Beautiful Planning Marketing & PR. Sponsorship opportunities and Patron donations are still open and welcome. Television rights are currently still available and open to networks for televised broadcast access of the show.

To purchase tickets, sponsor or additional information on “The Reality of FASHION The Reality of AIDS” visit www.realityontherunway.com, call 877.841.7244, or email mtatum@beautifulplanning.com

About Beautiful Planning Marketing & PR

The Reality of FASHION The Reality of AIDS is an event exclusive to Beautiful Planning Marketing & PR (BPMPR). The firm has established a strong name within the fashion, celebrity and entertainment industry. Previous events for the firm includes Nina Skarra Mercedes Benz Fashion Week at Lincoln Center, EMERGE! - A fashion runway event for emerging designers, Fighting Leukemia with Fashion to benefit LLS and more. For more information visit www.beautifulplanning.com. For more information on The Reality of FASHION The Reality of AIDS visit www.realityontherunway.com, call 877.841.7244, or email mtatum@beautifulplanning.com