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Neiman Marcus Fashion Show: The Power of the Purse

May 30 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm UTC-6

$55.00 - $75.00

Join Blazin Babes when we host our 4th annual Neiman Marcus Fashion Show, “The Power of the Purse” on Thursday, May 30th from 5:00 – 8:00PM featuring models who will walk the runway and will showcase major designers and trends for this Spring and Summer.

– Cocktails, appetizers & networking hosted in The Zodiac Room: 5:00 – 5:30PM

– Guest speaker, Parmita Katkar, Miss India Asia-Pacific 2003 and top beauty social media influencer will speak to us about how she ignited her career by following her passion of photography and how she empowers and helps other women find themselves with image coaching sessions and YouTube videos: 6:00-6:30PM

– Fashion Presentation and model showcase:  6:30-7:00PM

– Designer discount shopping from major fashion designers 7:00-8:00PM

Each year we support a local charity and focus on a theme in support of women.

This year we are supporting Purple Purse, an All State foundation that is dedicated to breaking the cycle of domestic violence through financial empowerment.

Check out Serena Williams and her support for Purple Purse and individuals suffering from financial abuse. Click here for a powerful video.

Allstate Foundation Purple Purse is dedicated to breaking the cycle of domestic violence through financial empowerment.  Check out “Lost Purse“, Purple Purse’s video.

RSVP by May 25th

Blazin Babes Member: $55

Non-Member: $75

About Parmita Katkar

Parmita is the true definition of career discovery, relaunch and transformation and what we like to call a “go-getter” in following her true passion!

In her 20’s, Parmita was Miss India 2003 and after getting married and having children, she discovered her love for photography in taking photos of her children.  Many friends saw how talented she was and asked her to take photos of their family.  This passion for photography then turned into a photography business of which she showcased on YouTube.  Her love for helping people in photography and her eye for photography turned into her becoming one of the top influencers on YouTube.   She has represented brands including Estee Lauder, MAC cosmetics, Christian Dior, Amazon, Burberry, Zara clothing, Ritz Carlton hotels, American Airlines and many independent brands. Parmita now has close to 670,000 followers and is a successful YouTuber globally where her target audience is 87% women between the ages of 25-55 years.  Her YouTube channel focuses on guiding women on making better lifestyle choices and image transformations and makeovers covering topics such as anti-aging beauty, body language, styling, weight loss, self-confidence and more.

Parmita also hosts events and workshops for women empowerment, positive body image, styling, body language, lifestyle motivation and networking businesses and influencers.  Her events handle is @breakingbarriers_Parmita.

You can also follow, subscribe and be inspired by Parmita on YouTube and Instagram.

We can’t wait to hear her story at our event on May 30th!


Neiman Marcus, Northrbook – Zodiac Room (Upper Level)
5000 Northbrook Court Upper Level
Northbrook, IL 60062 United States
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