Press Release

Release Date: Dec 8, 2015

Spark Style in 2016 with Crystal Couture

For Immediate Release

Contact: Angela Fox, afox@crystalcity.org

December 8, 2015

c: 703-421-9430

Spark Style in 2016 with Crystal Couture

Crystal City sparkles with upcoming Crystal Couture events

Crystal City (Arlington, VA)- 2016 promises to bring more fashion, fun and fabulousness with the Crystal Couture event series: Crystal Couture – Show & Sale on February 4-6, Diamonds & Desserts on February 10, and Tossed & Found on March 18-20. From choreographed runway shows, collaborations and pop up sales, save the date for the hautest events:

THE SHOW & SALE: Thurs, Feb 4 – Sat, Feb 6
6 PM to 10 PM on Thurs and Fri, 2 PM to 10 PM on Sat
VIP Experience: Sat, Feb 6 from 2 PM to 6 PM
Free Admission / VIP Tickets $20

The trendiest runway and pop up shop event returns to Crystal City in February. The Crystal Couture Show & Sale unites 30+ of the metropolitan area’s most stylish boutiques, designers, and fashion retailers. Guests can shop discounted merchandise both on the rack and on the runway as models showcase select offerings at this 360° immersive shopping experience. Indulge in sips from the bar, complimentary mini beauty makeovers, meet fashion consultants, and enjoy music from DJ Neekola.

Crystal Couture is free to attend, but for a $20 ticket, guests can upgrade for a VIP experience on Saturday, February 6th from 2pm to 6pm. VIP ticket holders will receive an exclusive VIP gift bag and $20 of Couture Cash to spend at any retailer at Crystal Couture. Style mavens will get access to three hours of VIP shopping with offerings and discounts from designers and boutiques. VIP admission includes an open bar serving specialty beers and wines from the Crystal City Wine Shop from 2pm to 6pm. 

DIAMONDS & DESSERTS: Wed, Feb 10

Diamonds are a girl’s best friend, but desserts are just as sweet! Don’t miss the Junior League of Washington’s Diamonds & Desserts, on February 10, 2016. Guests will sip wine and enjoy delectable desserts, and shop an exclusive estate sale, all while vying for a chance to win this year's sparkling diamond! Proceeds from this event will benefit the Junior League of Washington. Ticket link is coming soon.

TOSSED & FOUND: Fri, Mar 18 – Sun, Mar 20

The Junior League of Washington’s Tossed & Found is an annual weekend sale that provides many families in our community with quality, gently-used household goods at bargain prices. Since its inception in 1993, Tossed & Found has provided over $2 million to the Junior League of Washington's volunteer training programs, literacy initiatives, and targeted grants program. Don’t miss the opportunity to snag a fabulous deal and help your community!

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About the Crystal City Business Improvement District
The Crystal City Business Improvement District (BID) is a public-private partnership established in April 2006 to promote the vibrant Crystal City business, retail, restaurant and residential community. The BID is committed to showcasing the area as a world-class destination for visitors, employees and residents. Crystal City is INNOVATIVE, ACTIVE, ARTFUL, ACCESSIBLE, and GREEN. For more information, visit www.crystalcity.org.

About the Junior League of Washington (JLW) The Junior League of Washington (JLW) is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable. At present, over 2,400 women in the Washington, DC Area are members of the JLW. Throughout our history, the JLW has provided millions of volunteer hours and more than $5.4 million to the community. For more information, please visit www.jlw.org.