2018

 The Country Friends invites you to our 63rd annual Art of Fashion Runway Show and Luncheon. 

Come with your Fashionista friends and family to enjoy a day of shopping and giving back!


Thursday, September 20, 2018

10.00am - 4.00pm

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The Inn at Rancho Santa Fe
5951 Linea Del Cielo
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067


RECEPTION & SHOP

10.00am 
Sip Mot & Chandon Champagne  
Sample The French Gourmet tidbits
Stop & Pose at the Photo Lounge 

BOUTIQUES 

       Bally | Jo Malone | Max Mara     
Roberto Cavalli | Stella McCartney  TOD'S |Vitra Eyewear
Weekend Max Mara


FASHION

Seating at 11.00am
Presented by South Coast Plaza

EMCEES
Catherine Garcia &
Mark Mullen of NBC 7 39 

National Anthem
Sung by Amy Mien 

DESIGNERS

Bally
Escada
M Missoni
Max Mara 
Oscar de la Renta
Ralph Lauren
Roberto Cavalli
Saks Fifth Avenue
Salvatore Ferragamo
Stella McCartney
The Webster
Versace
Weekend Max Mara


LUNCHEON


Seating at 12.30pm

The Inn at Rancho Santa Fe
Menu by Executive Chef
Christopher House 

 

SHOP  SIP  SUPPORT 

2.00pm-4.00pm
Shop South Coast Plaza Boutiques
Sip Spa Girl Cocktails
Support The Country Friends 

CONTACT
 

Donna Ahlstrom - Events Manager
858.756.1192 ext. 4
events@thecountryfriends.org 


 TICKET PRICING


Sapphire Sponsor - 16 Premier Tickets & Valet

$30,000.00

Silver Sponsor - 10 Premier Tickets & Valet

$20,000.00

Couture Sponsor - 8 Premier Tickets & Valet

$10,000.00

Fashionista Sponsor - 4 Premier Tickets &Valet

$5,000.00

Designer Sponsor - 2 Premier Tickets & Valet

$2,500.00

Patron - 2 Premier Tickets & Valet

$1,500.00

SHARED Patron - 1 Premier Ticket & Valet

$750.00


Sponsors & Patrons Receive:

Recognition in the invitation, program, press releases, exposure via social media channels, signage at the Art of Fashion, and acknowledgment from the stage. You will be invited to an exclusive cocktail party at Mille Fleurs in Rancho Santa Fe and to a private in-store fashion presentation at South Coast Plaza. A customized engraved Legacy Campaign brick in courtyard at The Country Friends is also given to Sponsors.

Platinum Ticket & Valet

$450.00

Gold Ticket

$350.00

Bronze Ticket

$250.00

Fashion Show Only

$150.00

*All tickets include lunch except Fashion Show Only.

2018 HONOREE

In keeping with tradition, The Country Friends Art of Fashion recognizes those who have given their time and talents to help further the organization’s mission of supporting human care agencies. This year’s honoree is Maggie Bobileff, a Rancho Santa Fe business woman, philanthropist, and fashionista. Maggie co-chaired the Art of Fashion last year with her dear friend, Denise Hug. She has served on the AOF committee and on The Country Friends Board of Directors for a decade, and given selflessly and tirelessly to many causes.


2018 CO-CHAIRS
 
 

Sarah Sleeper & Tamara Lafarga-Joseph


2018 COMMITTEE 
 

  

Donna Ahlstrom, Anahi Arata, Roberta Arzola, Sage Billick, Chris Carlisle, Marci Cavanaugh, Deborah Cross, Nicole D’Andrea, Myrna Everett, Erika Fetter, Samantha Fleming, Rebecca Franks, Lisa Greer, Lorraine Hennessy, Erika Horn, Erin Kaminski, Yvette Letourneau, Christina Macone-Greene, Andrea Naversen, Suzanne Newman, Ginny Orchard, Mia Park, Valerie Parker, Kim Quinn, Linda Royster-Cook, Melissa Russell, Cheri Salyers, Terri Salyers-Chivetta, Sharon Sandorf, Helga Schulman, JoLynn Shapiro, Fariba Vafaee, Jean Waters, Suzy Westphal, Laura White, Melissa Wilkins, Bonnie Wright, Amber Yoo


OPPORTUNITY DRAWING
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18k White Gold, Sapphire, Diamond and Pearl Earrings
Designed by John Matty

Value - $7,900

 

   

Two Roundtrip Tickets 
by Alaska Airlines
&
Three Nights at One&Only Palmilla in Los Cabos

Value - $7,000


 
  

Two Night Stay Package at The Inn at
Rancho Santa Fe

Value - $1,000


Four Night Stay at 
The Colonial Terrace
Carmel by the Sea 

Value - $1,600

 


We have been in partnership for 14 years with South Coast Plaza, a
leading international shopping destination with more than 250
prominent boutiques, critically-acclaimed restaurants and the
adjacent celebrated Segerstrom Center for the Arts. Together
we have raised over one million dollars for charities throughout
San Diego County. We thank you and we celebrate you!