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Fashion & Philanthropy at Lafayette 148


When: Wednesday, October 4, 2017
From 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Where: Lafayette 148 New York
148 Lafayette Street, 8th Floor
New York, New York  10013
United States

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Fashion & Philanthropy at Lafayette 148



Enjoy an evening of fashion and philanthropy while you discover the Fall 2017 Collection inspired by the rich culture and colors of Bhutan. Don’t miss a special appearance from CEO & Co-Founder Deirdre Quinn as she shares a few words on the history of Lafayette 148 New York as the company celebrates its 20th anniversary celebration!


Lafayette 148 New York is offering a 10% discount on purchases and a 10% donation to the FWA.

The event will be held in Lafayette 148 New York’s first Concept Store on the 8th floor of the company headquarters in Soho, introducing a unique innovation in luxury shopping experience.

  • Opportunity to hear from the CEO and Founder of Lafayette 148
  • Great evening of networking 
  • Add style to your wardrobe
  • Support FWA

A fun engaging event to improve your life on many levels- the FWA Way!




Ms. Deirdre Quinn is Co-Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer and President at Lafayette 148 New York Inc. Ms. Quinn is a Board Member of the School of Dreams, a school for young underprivileged children in Shantou, China, founded by Lafayette 148 New York Inc. She is on Board of Trustees of the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT).


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Event Schedule
5:30 - 6:15 pm Networking
6:15 - 6:30 pm Speaker/Q&A
6:30 - 8:00 pm Informal Modeling and Shopping


$25 FWA Members, $50 Non-Members | Includes cocktails and hors d’oeuvres

Subway: 6/N/Q/R/W to Canal Street station. Store located between Howard and Grand Streets.


Special thanks to Lafayette 148 for providing refreshments and a generous discount on clothes benefiting both participants and FWA educational programs.  Special recognition to Deirdre Quinn, Nicole Allen, Megan Boswell, King Chong, Director of Events and PR for their support.


This event is organized by the Perspectives Committee of the FWA of NY, Inc.


About Lafayette 148

Lafayette 148 New York designs for the modern, accomplished woman. Clothes, both directional and timeless, known for their quality, style and fit. Pieces that provide women of confidence solutions to her wardrobe needs and respect for her lifestyle. Women designing for women while inspiring them to look good, in order to feel good and ultimately, do good.


About the FWA
Established in 1956, the FWA is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit professional organization with a membership of approximately 1000 female and male professionals working in the financial services industry or who hold a financial position in another industry. The FWA has a long tradition of encouraging women to seek career opportunities in finance and business through mentorship and networking.


Reservations Required -- Bring Photo ID -- NO WALK-INS

 Reservations/Cancellations and payments are required by Monday, October 2, 2017


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