STANLEY KORSHAK DONATES DESIGNER WEDDING DRESSES FOR CHARITY AUCTION
May 5, 2015 (DALLAS) BvB Dallas, the young-professionals organization and football fundraiser dedicated to raising money for Alzheimer’s research will kick-‐off the 2015 season with a new and exciting event: BvB Bridal Blitz! On May 16th, BvB invites future brides and debutantes to a fashion show and auction at sixty five hundred ((6500 Cedar Springs) where sample size designer bridal gowns from the 2014 season, generously donated by Stanley Korshak, will be up for auction. Designers include Angel Sanchez, Badgley Mischka Bride, Carolina Herrera, Inez Di Santo, Kenneth Pool, Liancarlo, Rivini, and Romona Keveza. All of the proceeds of the event will be donated to BvB Dallas to fund Alzheimer’s research and care, and tickets are available via Eventbrite here: BvB Bridal Blitz.
The Bridal Blitz will start at 9 a.m. with a “first look” option to try on dresses before the general public gains admittance at 10 a.m. through purchasing a “First Look” ticket. These guests will enjoy complimentary bubbly and brunch bites, receive a goodie bag, spa robe, and reserved seating for the fashion show auction. Regular ticket holders will be able to enter the event at 10 a.m., where they will be able to try on dresses until 2 p.m, where patrons will enjoy a runway show of every dress modeled by BvB Dallas veteran players.
For brides attending the event, the live auction will begin at 2:45pm. Dresses that do not sell at the event will be placed on Ebay for 48 hours. All starting bids will begin between $1,800-$3,600, 70% the original retail prices. The link for the online portion of the auction and previews of the dresses will come next week.
Leading up to the event, BvB Dallas will give sneak previews of the gowns via Cyber Dust, which is available in your smartphone’s app store. Simply download the app and follow +BvB Dallas.
A big thank you to Stanley Korshak and the BvB Bridal Blitz event sponsors:
sixty five hundred, Barefoot wine, bubbly and refresh, Dyan Kethley Photography, DFW Events, Todd Events, Perch Décor, Sfuzzi’s and Goody bag sponsors – Benefit Cosmetics, Arthur Murray Dance Studio, Camp Gladiator, DFW Events and Brides of North Texas.
LET’S GET DIGITAL: Become a fan on Facebook: Facebook.com/bvbdallas, follow BvB on Twitter: @DallasBvB and Instagram:@BvBDallas. For the latest information and behind-‐the-‐scenes action, find +BvBDallas on Cyber Dust.
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This event is open to the public and media are invited and encouraged to attend!
ABOUT BvB DALLAS:
BvB Dallas (Big D Powderpuff Tackling Alzheimer’s, Inc.) formerly Blondes vs. Brunettes Dallas, is a young-‐professionals organization dedicated to raising money and awareness for Alzheimer’s disease research and care. Each year, the organization hosts a powder-‐puff football game as a personal way for young Dallas philanthropists to raise awareness, funds and support to help eradicate this grave disease.
The past 7 games have raised a combined $1.8 million for Alzheimer’s research and care for the estimated 75,000 patients in the DFW area. For more information, visit www.bvbdallas.org.