March 7, 2013, 9:34 am
Join Girls Inc. of NW Oregon for the 8th annual Power of the Purse fundraising gala. The event takes place Friday, March 8th at the Portland Art Museum.
14 of Portland’s most innovative minds have collaborated with a fashion designer to create the purses of their dreams.
Mo & Co: The Maggie
The "Maggie" is a convertible bag that changes from a tote to a shoulder bag. It is made of soft pebbled black and brown leather. It has three interior pockets, the largest has a zipper closure. Value: $150
Mo & Co: The Joan
The "Joan" is a crossbody bag made of the softest suede in taupe and has multiple convenient pockets. Value: $110
Mo & Co: The Tabitha
The"Tabitha" is a soft leather shoulder bag, the color is rich caramel. It sports a fun print lining with two exterior pockets and three interior pockets. Value: $92
Ellington Bag:The Sadie Hobo
The Sadie is a glazed cognac bag made of soft Italian leather. Value: $219
Leather Girl: Kelley Bag
This Leather Girl Kelley one of a kind bag is a crossbody handbag made from an upcycled leather jacket with fringe and upcycled belt strap. Value $120
POWER OF THE PURSE EVENT
4:30 p.m. Boutique, Silent Auction, Wine Wall and Photo Booth Open
5:30 p.m. Live Auction & Dinner Guests Arrive
7 p.m. Silent Auction Closes
7:15 p.m. Live Auction & Dinner
10 p.m. Boutique Closes
Join us for a night filled with great shopping for a great cause at Girls Inc.'s Boutique Night!
Boutique Night will feature Portland’s trendiest designers and boutiques all in one location— and 20% of all proceeds will benefit the programs of Girls Inc of NW Oregon.
Tickets are $35 and includes cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, a silent auction and wine wall.
Lauren Harkness, Allium Designs, Clark and Mayfield, Change the Definition, Jayne Max, Tati & Me, Bambino Toys, Trend South, Naturally Knotty, Fetch Eyewear, Amira Jewelry
Gifts from the Earth, Betsy and Iya, Mabel and Zora, Lettuce Press, Sparrow and Sundry, Rhapsody, Myktini, Kayley Hoddick, Luminata, Ellington, BD 503, Carol Risley, Christina Castillo, Leather Girl Kelly, Mo & Co, and BTWN WIND AND WATER