Fashion Group International of Palm Springs and the Desert Communities (FGI) held a member and guest Tea on Saturday May 11th at the home of Board member Christine Dion in Palm Desert CA. The FGI mission is to be the pre-eminent authority on the business of fashion and design and to help its members become more effective in their careers. To do this, FGI provides insights on major trends in person, online and in print; access to business professionals and a gateway to the influence fashion plays in the marketplace.
Regional Director Princess Karen Cantrell welcomed members and guests and reminded all how important the funds raised at all events are given in the form of sponsorships to aspiring fashion students. Christine Dion, hostess of the event welcomed Joe Malone fragrance representatives and thanked her committee members Diane Lucas and Stephan Massonnat and underwriters of the event Sharon Gray, Shafiq Hasan, Flower Mart and Coffee Bean. Fabulous silent auction items from Dr. Timothy Jochen, Tea with Iris, Rancho Las Palmas Spa, and more were appreciated by all.
Photography by: MKO