Moderated by Melissa Ceria, Curator of The Power of Style
From trunk shows to tabletops,
designers and entrepreneurs are
building innovative new companies
that reflect the growing definition
of personal style.
Go behind the scenes with Áslaug Magnúsdóttir, co-founder
and CEO of Moda Operandi; Stephanie
von Watzdorf, founder and creative
director of Figue and former vice
president of design for Tory Burch;
and Christiane Lemieux, founder
and creative director of DwellStudio,
as they discuss what it takes to create
a successful lifestyle brand today.
FIAF, Florence Gould Hall*
55 East 59th Street
New York, NY 10022
*Please note that due to demand, this talk has been moved to Florence Gould Hall.
The Power of Style
Once considered just a reflection
of our wardrobes, style has become an expression of our lifestyles,
an agent for social change, and an inspiration for innovative businesses. Meet the fashion experts, designers, and entrepreneurs reimagining the significance of style.
Sponsored in part by Macy's.
Curated by Melissa Ceria.
FIAF Spring 2013 Season Sponsors: American Airlines, the official airline of FIAF; OpenSkies; the Cultural Services of the French Embassy; Florence Gould Foundation; Institut français; New York State Council on the Arts; New York City Department of Cultural Affairs; The Peter Jay Sharp Foundation; The Violet Jabara Charitable Trust; and Robert de Rothschild