Philadelphia Designer Ron Wilch is "Taking the Streets" with City of Philadelphia’s 'The Philadelphia Collection’

Philadelphia, PA, September 16, 2010 --( Taking the Streets Fashion Show The City of Philadelphia’s ‘The Philadelphia Collection’

Philadelphia fashion designer Ron Wilch is taking siege of Germantown only to release it to an exciting event bringing together the forces of fashion and community businesses for a one day fashion & music celebration in the historic Germantown section of Philadelphia celebrating the grand opening of The Fashion Lab, a product design marketing agency who are the first full service fashion development industry training program for low income students. “Taking the Streets Fashion Show” is one of the closing events for the City of Philadelphia’s, The Philadelphia Collection, a 10 day series of fashion and style events bringing together the entire Philadelphia Fashion Community.

The founder of The Fashion Lab, fashion designer Ron Wilch, is the first proclaimed Fashion Czar in Pennsylvania by former Mayor, now Governor of Pennsylvania, Ed Rendell, for his creative vision and direction in producing the largest fashion events in Pennsylvania, such as the Philadelphia Fashion Montage at the Dell East, and Philly Fashion Expo at the PA Convention Center. Both events have attracted thousands to our great city of Philadelphia.

Date: Saturday October 2, 2010
Time: 12:00pm-6:00pm
Location: 6143 Germantown Ave Philadelphia Pa 19144

This one day event will be taking place outside of one of the oldest textiles mills in Philadelphia, the James R. Kendrick’s Building in Germantown. Taking the Streets will represent the Grand Opening of the Fashion Lab and feature the 1st Fashion event on cobblestones including plenty of entertainment for the whole family will abound in the streets of Historic Germantown. Attendees will have the opportunity to donate to charities such as Peace and Love Foundation, Alex’s Lemonade, and the Linda Creed Breast Cancer Foundation.

Event Schedule
12:00pm- Fashion Lab official ribbon cutting ceremony & Vendors’ Mall opening 1:00pm- Children Fashion Show
2:30pm-6:00pm- Multiple Adult Fashion Shows & Live Music & Entertainment

Event Partners: City of Philadelphia, Germantown Settlement Music School, My Life 1180am, City of Style Talk Show 1180am.

Opportunities for fine art and fashion vendors are still available.

For Press and Media Inquiries please contact Prestige Concepts, LLC, the official PR & Marketing Firm of “Taking the Streets Fashion Show.”
Tiffanie Stanard - Owner/President. 215-370-3018
Juvie Jean-Baptiste - Vice President. 267-270-5536

Ron Wilch
Office: 215-621-6783
Cell: 267-593-1864

Prestige Concepts, LLC
Tiffanie Stanard