Solis on Market Presents the Amanda Lepore and Robert Cavalli Cocktail Party, Andrew Mackenzie Trunk Show and Signing of David LaChapelle’s “Artists & Prostitutes” Book

San Francisco, CA, October 24, 2006 --( Solis on Market Presents the Amanda Lepore and Robert Cavalli Cocktail Party, Andrew Mackenzie Trunk Show and Signing of David LaChapelle’s “Artists & Prostitutes” Book.

“We are ecstatic to bring the colossi talents of Amanda Lepore, Andrew McKenzie, David LaChapelle, Robert Cavalli and DJ Amasha (aka André Shannon), together for another astonishing Solis event,” says Solis CEO Steve Haas. "Being cutting-edge, bring firsts and creating an outlet for high end fashion is what Solis is all about," adds Haas.

The Andrew Mackenzie trunk show collection was flown directly from Italy. The Italian-based designer of modish and outré clothes, is led by award-winning designer Tom Rebel. The newest collection, “Loveless,” perpetuates the aesthetics of the modern-day outlaw. The event will offer the “Loveless” 2007 Fall collection and one of a kind exclusive signature Tom Rebel pieces; available only at Solis on Market featuring the brand’s signature styling mix of rough and sturdy cotton canvas, metallic finish and print, easy tailoring with inserts and reinforcements and stud embellishments. “Historically when we think about men’s fashion Dsquared, Dolce & Gabbana, John Galliano and Alexander McQueen come to mind, but today its clear Andrew Mackenzie leading innovation,” comments Solis’ Jose Cabaltera.

Amanda Lepore, the New York-based “it” girl will host the Robert Cavalli Cocktail Party, signing of David LaChapelle’s limited edition book entitled “Artists & Prostitutes” at 7:30pm to RSVP guests, an invitation only VIP party 6:00 to 7:00 PM and press conference from 7:00 to 7:30PM. Press or media outlets are welcomed at the event with an RSVP to

Solis on Market is located at 2231 Market Street in San Francisco, California. This Friday's event is so highly anticipated that the producers had to close out the private RSVP list.

Solis on Market is a high-end boutique in San Francisco that specializes in the latest fashion wear by well-known top designers. Since their flagship store opened in 2005 Solis have been highly patronized by celebrity clientele including Carson Kressley, Tracy Bingham, Reichen Lehmkuhl, Hal Sparks and even Richie Rich and Travers Rain of Heatherette. Solis Stylist turned designers; Jose Cabaltera and Steve Haas have also been highlighted often in the media including Billboard, Lucky, Cosmopolitan, Life & Style, Instinct, Papercity, 7X7, Elle, LA Times, SF Chronicle and more. The dual are often asked to style many celebrities including Sandra Burnhart, Riechen Lehnkuhl, Tracy Bingham, Hal Sparks, Lola, Margate Cho, Stonebridge, Randy Spelling son of Aaron Spelling, Sean Stewart son of Rod Stewart and more.

Amanda Lepore, the New York-based “it” girl, culture icon and genius in the art of self expression, is one of the most sought after and photographed pop culture deity in the world. She is both muse and model for renowned photographer David Lachapelle, her career spans visually stunning photo shoots, film, music, television commercials, books, and magazine covers. She has been the advertising face for Heatherette, M.A.C. (cosmetics), Mego Jeans, Swatch, Armani, MTV, and more. Film credits include Party Monster, Dangerous Liaisons, The Tyra Banks Show, Another Gay Movie.

Lachapelle’s “Artists & Prostitutes” has yet again become a landmark in photography. A legend in the world of fashion, film and advertising, the artist has recently been ranked among the Top Ten Most Important People in Photography in the world by American Photo. LaChapelle’s images, both bizarre and gorgeous, have appeared in Italian Vogue, Vanity Fair, Rolling Stone, i-D, Vibe, Interview, The Face, British GQ and Vanity Fair. LaChapelle has done advertising campaigns for a variety of clients including L’Oreal, Iceberg, MTV, Ecko, Diesel Jeans, Sirius, Ford, Sky Vodka and the Got Milk campaign. David has photographed numerous album covers and packages for such artists as Macy Gray, Moby, No Doubt, Justin Timberlake, Brittney Spears, Whitney Houston, Lil’ Kim, Elton John, and Madonna.

Famed bi-coastal DJ Amasha (aka André Shannon) catechizes the event with an euphonic pulse. DJ Amasha (aka André Shannon), recently relocating from New York, is a fixture in the New York and Canadian club scene including B'lo, Crobar, Centro Fly, Do It in New York, Sky Bar Montreal and Pure.

Cocktail sponsors Robert Cavalli Vodka and Freida Kahlo tequila. Solis Event Stylist Thuan T Nguyen and Solis Event Director Edilbert Signey.

Solis on Market is a leading designer, marketer and distributor of premium lifestyle products, including apparel, eyewear, timepieces, and accessories. Its mission is to bring customers high-quality, stylish products and superior service. Solis on Market is located at 2231 Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94114. 415-621-1300.

Solis Company (owned by SUSA, LLC) comprises a Specialty Retail store division, a Direct Marketing division, a Business-to-Business Distribution division, Maufaturing division and an E Services Division. Their direct-to-consumer business, conducts both print catalog and online operations under the name Solis, including,, and distribution partnerships with Yahoo Shopping, Amazon, Google, MSN, Froogle, Bizrate, Downelink, and MySimon.

Solis and their products have been featured in Billboard, Lucky, Cosmopolitan, Life & Style, Instinct, People, Teen People, Genre, Elle, GQ, Star, InStyle, Travel & Leisure magazines, American Idol, Rock Star: Supernova by Mark Burnett, The O.C., MTV Road Rules and Warner Brothers in Brad Pitt's movie Troy. Brand partnerships and celebrity collaborations include Rock and Republic by Victoria and David Beckham, Chick with Nicky Hilton, Justin Timberlake with William Rast, Vivienne Westwood, Beyonce Knowles with the House of Dereon, Ted Baker, Stitchs, Heatherette, Seven for all Mankind, Paper Denim and Cloth, John Varvatos, True Religion, Grey, Gwen Stefani's Harajuku Lovers and much more.

Solis Contact: Mike Haas
Solis on Market
Tel. No.: 415.621.1300

Solis Media Contact: Steve Haas

Solis Company
Steve Haas