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Special Presentation: Italian Children's Fashion Design

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Add to Calendar 12-01-2014 12-01-2014 15 Special Presentation: Italian Children's Fashion Design Celebrity stylists Joan Calabrese and Mary Jane Tomasino will discuss how their Italian upbringing has defined their life and unique cultural designs. In 1975, Joan Calabrese started working at home designing children's clothes, which have been sold to royalty and celebrities worldwide. Her couture collection is displayed at some of the most renowned department stores as well as part of a permanent collection at the Metropolitan's Costume Institute at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC and at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Mary Jane Tomasino inherited her love for detail and quality from her Neapolitan grandfather, a tailor of fine clothing for detail and quality. She has been designing exquisite children's baptismal, communion, and special-occasion clothing for her company, Christie Helene, for over 23 years. Meet the designers and preview the newest designs from their 2014 collection. Sponsored by Sacred Heart Gifts and Apparel in Mahopac, NY. Light reception will follow. Advance registration and prepayment is required. http://www.nymetroparents.com/2015neweventinfo.cfm?id=151950 Westchester Italian Cultural Center true DD/MM/YYYY

January 12, 2014
11am and 2pm
Westchester Italian Cultural Center
Tuckahoe
All Ages
$20 adults
Description: Celebrity stylists Joan Calabrese and Mary Jane Tomasino will discuss how their Italian upbringing has defined their life and unique cultural designs.

In 1975, Joan Calabrese started working at home designing children's clothes, which have been sold to royalty and celebrities worldwide. Her couture collection is displayed at some of the most renowned department stores as well as part of a permanent collection at the Metropolitan's Costume Institute at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC and at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Mary Jane Tomasino inherited her love for detail and quality from her Neapolitan grandfather, a tailor of fine clothing for detail and quality. She has been designing exquisite children's baptismal, communion, and special-occasion clothing for her company, Christie Helene, for over 23 years.

Meet the designers and preview the newest designs from their 2014 collection. Sponsored by Sacred Heart Gifts and Apparel in Mahopac, NY. Light reception will follow. Advance registration and prepayment is required.

Address: One Generoso Pope Place
Tuckahoe, NY 10707
Phone: 914-771-8700
Website: wiccny.org

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