The Florida International University Department of Architectureâ€™s Eco Couture Recycling Fashion Show will launch its successful event for a third year in a row. The fashion show will feature a variety of outfits that are completely made from recycled materials. The event, which was created with the purpose of promoting sustainability through fashion, strives to educate and inspire the community about good recycling habits and an environmentally-friendly lifestyle. This yearâ€™s runway is expected to showcase more than 50 outfits, all of which will be reusable. All proceeds from this event go towards scholarships for students in the FIU Department of Architecture.Â The Eco Couture Recycling Fashion Show is hosted by Event Founder, Artistic Director, and FIU Architecture alumna Amira Ajlouni â€™14 and Event Partner, Artistic Director, and current Architecture graduate student Jennifer Luis. The 3rd Annual Eco Couture Recycling Fashion Show is sponsored by the FIU Office of University Sustainability (Gold Sponsor), Berenblum Busch Architecture (Gold Sponsor), HKS (Bronze Sponsor), theFIU Department of Architecture, MIA Beer Company, and Dadeland Mall (Simon Malls).
Tuesday, May 17, 11:30am – The MACC (Miami Airport Covention Center) and Doubletree by Hilton, 711 N.W. 72nd Avenue, Miami Meet the next Miami-Dade County Mayor at the inaugural New Miami Forum Luncheon featuring a Q & A session with Roosevelt Bradley, Luther Campbell, Jose “Pepe” Cancio, Carlos Gimenez, Marcelo Llorente, Gabrielle Redfern and Julio […]
Monday, September 26th,Â 8am-10am,Â Civic Center station (Metrorail),Â 1501 NW 12th Ave, Miami Miami-Dade County Department of Transportation and Public Works has partnered with The New Tropic and Prism Creative Group to activate key metro stations across the city with Metro Monday pop-ups including complimentary Vice City Bean iced coffee and pastries, plus empanadas by La Estancia Argentina […]
Saturday, April 11, 7:30pm-10:30pm -Â Mercedes-Benz of Miami,Â 1200 NW 167th Street, Miami Join Stevens Express Outreach Foundation, Inc.Â in fundraising and to help underprivileged youth in our communities with educational, nutritional, and visual guidance needed to create better citizens of tomorrow. Our voices and hearts are needed to touch those who have given up on themselves. $30 […]