Rock & Roll Fashion Show Features One-of-a-Kind Swimsuits Created by Hand from Concert T-shirts

Huntington Beach, CA, July 25, 2006 --( The Rock and Roll Emporium (RARE), an eclectic Rock boutique, presents POP Swim, The Original Concert T-Bikini by Michele Marcombe Fashion Show and Sale Saturday July 29th at 6:30 p.m. at The Rock and Roll Emporium, 205 Main Street in Huntington Beach. The show will feature one-of-a-kind bikinis and bags hand-made from The Beatles, The Doors, Pink Floyd, Guns-N-Roses, Led Zeppelin and Motley Crue concert t-shirts.

The event also brings designer Michele Marcombe on site to personally present her original designs which have been worn by Pink, Hillary Duff, Shannon Elizabeth and Alicia Silverstone, to name a few.

The Rock and Roll Emporium is the only store in Orange County to regularly stock POP by Michele Marcombe. The price of these Bags range from $95 to $195 and Bikinis are priced at $189. The entire selection will be discounted 20% starting Tuesday July 25 through Sunday July 30th.

"The US Open International Surfing Competition is happening this weekend in Huntington Beach and we thought a swimsuit fashion show featuring Michele’s unique designs would be of great interest surfers and spectators here this weekend," said Andrew Kirby, managing partner of the retail store.

POP by Michele Marcombe bags and swimwear have been seen in the pages of WWD, Time Out NY, and Lucky Magazines. POP has also been featured on MTV, CBS, The Grammy’s, MTV Video Music Awards, and The IFP/Los Angeles Film Festival.

The Rock and Roll Emporium is a leading resource for those who want to live the "Rocker Lifestyle" and is a major attraction for downtown Huntington Beach, CA--Surf City, USA. The store has collected authentic autographed guitars; drum heads, photos, collectibles and Rock & Roll-inspired apparel and accessories from many of the best-known and respected artists in the world.

The Rock and Roll Emporium
Kate Kirby