Behind the Scenes with DC FASHION DESIGNERS

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Embassy of Côte d'Ivoire

2424 Massachusetts Avenue Northwest

Washington, DC 20008

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Plan now to join with DC FASHION DESIGNERS for an afternoon of fun and education!

This community enrichment event will focus on how each designer's exclusive products are made. Enjoy learning unique fashion and accessory facts, such as:

  • the origins and benefits of copper, followed by a jewelry-making demonstration

  • where cashmere comes from; what makes the best cashmere; and how cashmere is harvested

  • understand the concept of 3D print designs in fashion

  • learn how lotus fiber is extracted from the flower and woven into fabric; the history of the sacred lotus fiber; and medicinal uses of the lotus flower

  • gain a better understanding of how fabric is handwoven and techniques for dying raw silk

This family-friendly event is sure to delight the young and more mature! It isn't often you have the opportunity to see and learn what goes on behind the scenes in high fashion!

The Embassy of Côte d'Ivoire will host this event at 2424 Massachusetts Avenue NW, in DC. Parking is limited but the area is served by MetroBus N2, N4, N6. The MetroBus stop immediately in front of the Embassy is Stop ID No. 1001596. Uber would be another great option!

Light refreshments will be served.

ABOUT DC FASHION DESIGNERS: DC FASHION DESIGNERS is a group of local and international women who reside in DC, Maryland, and Virginia and are committed to bringing unique and exotic fashion,accessories, and jewelry directly to their clientele. This provides the highest quality products at the most affordable price.

Designers at this event include: Carmen Eliam Jewelry, Cashmere & Pearls, Lady Mariama, and Maison Chazelle



Tickets are not necessary, but please register your attendance on Eventbrite to assist Embassy personnel with managing resources for the afternoon.




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Embassy of Côte d'Ivoire

2424 Massachusetts Avenue Northwest

Washington, DC 20008

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