Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Posh Sale at the Plaza

                 39th Annual POSH Fashion Sale® at The Plaza Hotel May 12th to May15th 

WHEN: Thursday, May 12th- Sunday, May 15th. 9am-6pn & Sunday, May 15 11am-5pm
WHAT: New York’s leading fashion fundraiser, offering new and gently worn, vintage designer clothing, shoes and accessories for women, men and children will be held at the Plaza Hotel this year for the first time this year.
WHO: Top designer, vintage and contemporary clothing and accessories including Alexander McQueen, Burberry, Chanel, Christian Louboutin, Dior, Ferragamo, Gucci, Hermes, Lanvin, Prada, Oscar de la Renta, Yves Saint Laurent, Martin Margiela and more. (Funds raised at the POSH sale support Lighthouse International, a leading non-profit organization dedicated to fighting vision loss through prevention, treatment and empowerment)
"If you've never been to the Posh sale before, my advice: Come early and shop till you drop," says Cattrall, the fashionable philanthropist. "The annual Posh sale is a great New York institution and being their celebrity chair is an honor and a privilege."
The sale is a treasure trove of new and gently used clothing, jewelry, hats, shoes and more from design houses including Oscar de la Renta, Coach, Ralph Lauren, Lanvin, Louis Vuitton, Proenza Schouler and Roberto Cavalli at 50% to 80% off. (Joan Rivers, Lauren Bacall and Matthew Modine are among those mixing their couture castoffs into the sale.) Get a Coach leather bag for $250, Chanel suits starting at $250 and Juicy Couture ballet flats for $100.
Last year's sale raised more than $725,000 for Lighthouse International, which provides education, research and other services to enable the blind and vision-impaired to lead independent, productive lives.

WHERE: The Plaza: 1 West 59th Street (@ Central Park South)
TICKETS: Public sale tickets can be purchased for $10 per day or $30 for a four-day pass at www.poshsale.org