Blazin Babes hosted their 4th annual Neiman Marcus Fashion show entitled, “The Power of the Purse”, on Thursday May 30, 2019. Members and friends sipped cocktails, enjoyed appetizers and networked with one another while models walked the runway and showcased designer fashions in the Zodiac Room at Neiman Marcus Northbrook, IL.
After the fashion show, guests were inspired by Parmita Katkar, Miss India Asia-Pacific 2003 and top beauty influencer with over 600,000 YouTube followers. Parmita unveiled her personal story of resilience in becoming Miss India 2003 and then told of her career relaunch after staying home with her children when she fell in love with photography, launched a photography business and now helps women across the globe find their beauty, inner confidence and develop positive self image through her YouTube videos. To learn more about Parmita and how she supports women and brands, follow her on her YouTube and Instagram sites at @Blushwithme_Parmita and @Breakingbarriers_Parmita.
Apart from fashion and inspiration at the event, Blazin Babes, a mission-driven certified B Corporation raised money for Purple Purse, an Allstate Foundation dedicated to breaking the cycle of domestic violence. Funds were raised from donations by Ariask Vartenian of “Smart is the New Sexy”, Sarah Somers of DESEDA and Gia Amato & Annette Pecora of The 60 Beauty Lash in Winnetka, IL.
All guests were treated to a gift bag featuring products from Chantecaille and products and promotions featuring Blazin Babes partner and member businesses including Wellbeing Treasured, Make up by Jaycie, MakeUp by Josie, Phyter Bar, Oto Float, and Veda Grace.