Whiplash: A Fashion Show Fundraiser presented by Lucy’s and Whip Salon to Benefit The Aldrich

Lucy’s on Main Street and Whip Blow Dry Bar + Salon are thrilled to announce a Fashion Show Fundraiser at The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum Thursday, April 6th, from 7 to 10 pm, where local women will strut their stuff on the catwalk to model the season’s most stylish looks for spring.

Ridgefield boutique Lucy’s will provide the fashions for this chic evening from desirable designers such as Milly, Parker, Calypso, M Missoni and Alice & Olivia. The models’ hair will be styled by the team at Whip Salon and the makeup by celebrity makeup artist and makeup creative director for Whip Salon Brandy Gomez-Duplessis. Funds raised will support The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum. Tickets go on sale Wed, January 11th at 10am at www.whipsalon.com.

Aldrich executive director, Alyson Baker commented, “On behalf of everyone at The Aldrich, I extend our thanks to Amy Pal and Lisa Hemingray Savone for organizing this event to raise essential funding for the museum. Having such generous support from our Ridgefield community is so meaningful to us and we are truly grateful. We are delighted to both host and benefit from an event that is very much in the spirit of the Museum’s founder Larry Aldrich, a renowned fashion designer in the 1950s and 60s, who was a visionary in terms of the connection between contemporary art and fashion.”

“As an art lover and member of The Aldrich’s Program Committee, I think The Aldrich is an incredible asset to our community and we’re thrilled to collaborate with Lucy’s in a fun way to support this world class museum.” said Amy Pal owner of Whip Salon, former owner of Joyride Ridgefield and Wilton and founder of “The Joy of Art” fashion show that raised $12,000 for The Aldrich in 2014.  

Whiplash promises a fun and fashion forward event complete with a live DJ. Tickets include light bites and cheese from 109 Cheese and Wine, an open bar featuring wine and bubbly. Admission is $75 per person, with VIP tickets for seating in the front row priced at $100.

All attendees will receive a goody bag featuring fabulous discounts to local businesses and assorted goodies as well as a 40% off coupons to Lucy’s. VIPs will also receive an additional 25% discount coupon for any full priced Lucy’s item as well as a 10% discount for cut or color services at Whip.

To purchase tickets to Whiplash, visit www.whipsalon.com and click on "Whiplash" or call 203.442.6444 for more information. Seating is limited, early bird pricing ends on 1/24. The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum is located at 258 Main Street, Ridgefield, CT.



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