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Special Event: “Red Heart 100” Fundraising Sale to Benefit Haiti

GLANCE Haiti Special - I heart 100


When: February 1 to 14, 2010
Where: Glance (160, 219, 3097)


GLANCE International Agency Presents the RED HEART 100 Fundraising Sale for Red Cross Haitian Relief Fund

GLANCE – February 1, 2010 – GLANCE International Agency (GIA), SL’s premier fashion public relations and marketing company, announced today the start of the RED HEART 100 a very special fundraising drive to benefit the International Red Cross Haitian Earthquake Relief Fund.

The Red Heart 100 is a special sale taking place now through Valentine’s Day, February 14, 2010 on the Glance Sim. 30 of SL’s top fashion designers have created special outfits or priced down their latest releases which are being sold at Glance in special Red Cross Vendors. All outfits, clothing, hair and accessories are priced down exclusively for this event at just 100L with all proceeds from the sales going directly to the International Red Cross.

“It is so sad what has happened in Haiti and the Red Cross is providing such critically important support to the Haitian people. I love that the Red Cross does so without discrimination as to nationality, race, religious beliefs, class or political opinions of the people it serves,” said Zeev Dinzeo, founder of LollipoZ Hair Salon.

“I am pleased to participate in this very worthwhile benefit and encourage people to come see all the great creations these very talented designers have made and to buy a few and help ease the suffering of the people of Haiti so desperately in need right now,” said Potnia Theas, owner and head designer of Ora Trei Designs.

Designers participating in the RED HEART 100 include: *FDL* by Sanders Beaumont • CCC by Chianera Cioc • House of London by London Dailey • Purple Rose Jewelry by Storm Babeli • BELLISSIMA! by Elle74 Zaftig • WARDROBE OUTFITTERS by Aurelia Scarpulla • VASSNIA by VNP Ninetails • JADOR Fashion by Ziamela Loon • DIRAM by Djod Karu • ATOMICBAMBI by AtomicSparkle Skytower • AMBERGRIS DEADLY FASHION by Ambergris Baphomet • KID ASIA by Abby Chambers • [KA] DESIGNS by Kira Ahn • MANNON’S Hair by Mannon Mannonen • CHANTKARE by Applonia Criss • MEB FASHION by MariaElena Barbosa • XPLOSION by Kaliha Noel • CALLIE CLINE by Callie Cline • ORA TREI DESIGNS by Potnia Theas • ROULE by Isaa Gelber & Mariah Bressig • PHILOTIC ENERGY by Aemilia Case • MY PRECIOUS by Agnes Finney • CS FANDANGO by Christine Svenska • LOLLIPOPZ Hair Salon by Zeev Dinzeo • UZURI by Bella Bombast • LE CHARME FASHION by Ramona Planer • FASTER PUSSYCAT by Honey Bender • NAIVE by Leah McCullough • KIM by Kimberly Flagon • SKIN FLICKS by Mavis McGettigan.

“Like everyone around the globe, I, and everyone at Glance, was heartbroken by the catastrophic devastation the earthquake has wrought on Haiti,” said Patty Cortes, founder & CEO of Glance International Agency. “Working with so many of SL’s top designers, we are pleased to present this amazing collection of clothes and accessories, all specially priced and all to benefit the Haitian relief efforts of the International Red Cross. I would like to thank all of the designer’s that have contributed to this event,” Miss Cortes continued.

About GLANCE International Agency:
GLANCE International Agency (GIA) is a full service Second Life-based fashion public relations agency. The Agency offers modeling career development, an unique fashion shopping center, international fashion-oriented publications, style consultation, fashion-related photography and graphics, fashion designers promotion and fashion events coordination.

GLANCE International Agency, since its inception, in 2008 by founder and CEO, Patty Cortes, has the driving vision to become the best fashion-centric production and public relations agency. Innovation, insightful comprehension of fashion industries, and a culture of perfection have driven the agency’s success, traits which will always be the cornerstone of the agency. Our strength lies in the hands-on premiere services that we provide at a high professional level to maximize our clients’ style exposure.

GLANCE International Agency fashion team is composed of professionals from the industry, including fashion stylists, public relations agents, style writers, video producers, catwalk set designers, photographers and graphic experts who are plugged into the fashion media scene. GIA also take the initiative to constantly liaise with Second Life™ fashion trend-setters and opinion makers such as TV producers, magazine editors and fashion bloggers who assist in establishing maximum credibility for a brand. With backgrounds in sales, marketing, public relations, journalism, photography and design, GIA’s breadth of knowledge and contacts are unrivaled in the industry which place us in the distinctive position of being true brand consultants.

Our website:
www.glance-international.com

Our magazine:
issuu.com/glanceinternationalagency

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GLANCE International Agency

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GIA Style Card // Help From My Friends


John Donne’s Meditation XVII is an eloquent reminder that we are all members of a global community.

“No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main.”

It has been so heartwarming to see the Second Life community come together for a charitable cause once more – this time in support of our brothers and sisters in Haiti who have very recently been impacted by disastrous earthquakes.
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The 2009 Jewelry Fair – September 18 to 27


Jewelry Fair has now opened to showcase the creations of over 100 designers! This year, proceeds from select sales will benefit Oxfam, a confederation of 13 like-minded organizations working together and with partners and allies around the world to bring about lasting change in reducing poverty and injustice.

The fair is divided into the four seasons – summer, fall, winter and spring. The turnstyle booth can be found in the Spring section at JewelryFair 1 (36, 73, 29).

I’m looking forward to visiting the booths of some of my own favourite designers like Zaara, Whippet & Buck, UZURI, Muse, Kraftika, Gems & Kisses, and Elate! … not to mention the pursuit of finding new favs.

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PR Couture Goes Virtual: Fashion PR in Second Life


Source: PRCouture.com

In a swish of something completely different, PR Couture is going virtual! We will be sponsoring 24 hours of fashion in Second Life,  celebrating the one-year anniversary of GLANCE International Agency, Second Life’s premier Fashion PR Agency. In a world where anything is possible, GLANCE will be presenting International Fashion Day, bringing together Second Life’s most respected fashion designers across the globe for 24 runway shows in 24 hours!

As official sponsor of the event, PR Couture will be interviewed in the premiere issue of GLANCE’s new fashion magazine, sharing fashion PR tips that transcend the physical, and will get to play around in SL, enjoy the shows and meet several prominent SL fashion designers! The goal of the partnership is to bridge the gap between virtual and material fashion, and hopefully share some knowledge between the two worlds.

In case you are out of the loop, Second Life is a free 3D virtual world imagined and created by its Residents, some of which have become quite wealthy in RL (that’s real life) through the SL currency, the Linden™ dollar. Fashion is serious business in SL and it should be an interesting, eye-opening and of course, fashionable time.

International Fashion Day will take place Saturday, September 5th from 12 PM PDT to Saturday, September 6th at 12 PM PDT. If your interest is piqued, you can find more about Second Life and sign up for a free account at www.secondlife.com

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