'Thursday Made in Italy' fashion show

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Fashionistas and Recessionistas watch out! U-topia Events is ready to turn up the fashion heat for the "Thursday Made in Italy" fashion show.

Charleston’s leggiest and sexiest will showcase the season's hottest picks from local vendors including Hampden Clothing, V2V, Cose Belle, Luxe Boutique, and Susan Michelle Shoes, Downtown on Thursday, November 20, at 7:30 p.m. at Hibernian Hall at 155 Meeting Street.

And the heat is on! Be sure to get your tickets FAST as L.A.’s very own Mehera Blum, of the highly coveted boutique Blumera, will be the guest designer!

DJ Duwayne Motley will provide the beats and enjoy performances by DanceFX—Charleston’s renowned dance company that has performed at events including Piccolo Spoleto and the International Dance Grand Prix in Italy. Charleston’s very own genuine Italian ristorante, Il Cortile del Re, will provide passed hors d’oeuvres.

Thursday Made in Italy is fashion with a cause: A portion of all proceeds will benefit the local the Boys’ and Girls’ Club of the Trident Area. This Italian fashion event is sponsored by Lowcountry Plastic Surgery, South Carolina Bank & Trust, and Strategic Marketing International.

General admission is $40 in advance and $45 at the door. Individual VIP tickets are also available $60, and if you have a group, serviced VIP tables are available. You can buy tickets online.

Come and enjoy a taste of Italy.