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July-August Events

Jul. 6-7 TAB Bra Clinic at Malary's (5755-176th St., Cloverdale). Come in and enjoy coffee, muffins and breakfast with Malary's while enjoying a free, custom-fit bra clinic. No underwire or elastic, 3 colours, 3 styles, 125 sizes. 7 a.m. - 5 p.m. For more information go to www.tabbra.com or www.fashionmeetshealth.com

Jul. 9 Flaming Angels Fashion Show at the Terminal City Roller Girls (Minoru Arena, Richmond). The Terminal City Rollergirls will be featuring Flaming Angels Boutique during a halftime fashion show. Tickets available at Flaming Angels Boutique - adults $16 cash / $17 card, Kids $11 cash / $12 card kids ticket . Doors at 6pm. For more information go to http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=234514639901229.

Jul. 9 Goddess by the Sea at Fashionista Afternoon at H20 Plus (929 Robson St.) Enjoy an afternoon of sea derived skincare by H2) and a Goddes of the Sea fashion show by Blushing Boutique. Make-up by ProEmm Artistry. Complimentary champagne and strawberries. 155 all H20 purchased with your RSVP. Select Shelley Klassen Designs will be available for purchase on site at 30% off! RSVP by July 7th to liis@blushingdesigns.com

Jul. 12 Adorned Creation Fashion Show at Performance Works (Granville Island). Come enjoy a night of socializing, gift raffles, charity fundraising in support of the Looking Glass Foundation, and of course, fashion produced by students from John Casablancas Institute. The show explores the exquisite beauty within a feral creature through designs by up and coming talent and one of a kind jewelry pieces. Doors at 6:30pm, show at 7:30pm. $20 tickets are available at JCI (220 Cambie) or $25 at the door. For info check out Adorned Creation on Facebook or follow us @adornedcreation.

Jul. 17 Because I'm a Girl Fundraising Event at Verve Hair Lounge (227 Lonsdale Ave., No. Vcr.) Verve Hair Lounge will be hosting a Pink Lemon Aid stand and has donated gallery space for a series of paintings called "Girls" with all proceeds donated to "Because I am a Girl". Draws will be made for donations from our community businesses. Baked goods, face painting and a whole lot of fun! This is a family event! 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. For more information go to http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=109900349099727

Jul. 17 Orcas Fragrance Launch Tea Party at Ayala Moriel Parfums (#314 1230 Haro St., Buzz #295). Come for the launch of the new Orcas Fragrance and enjoy a traditional afternoon tea structure, with top quality loose leaf teas, innovative fragrant savouries and pastries that echo the notes of the new Orcas fragrance, including: At 3pm there will be a demonstration and you will get to smell unusual raw materials from around the world. 1-6 p.m. For more information go to http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=167007363361831

Jul. 21 Fashion Art & Mingle at L'Atelier Hair Boutique & Gallery (1063 Mainland St.) From 7-10p.m., join our team and artist Monika Blichar for an evening of live art creation, wine and mingling. Meet our new master stylist Melissa Jones, receive an impromptu consultation and enjoy a glass of wine while Monika delves into her creative process and crafts a unique piece of art for the live audience. R.S.V.P. by calling the salon at 604.685.2444 or confirming your attendance on Facebook. Hope to see you all then!

Jul. 23 Fashion Hopes Along with LuvNGrace & Gina Hole Presents a Mazzucco Art Photo-Art exhibit and fundraiser at Sugar Studios (1635 Powell St.) The evening will include the premiere photo exhibit of Sascha Mazzucco, a painting by world-reknown photographer Raphael Mazzuco to be auctioned off, Lisa-Marie Mazzucco (make-up artist, stylist and photographer), DJ Chris Strebly and a silent acution with items provided by Leone, Danier, Malene Grotrian, Lav & Kuksh, Jacqueline Conoir and Bun. Invite only and RSVP ESSENTIAL. Tix $100 and includes a glass of champagne and appetizers. (Tax deductible - all proceeds to to Fashion Hope). Available at www.luvngraceaffair.com or call 604-372-5610

Jul. 30 Fascinator Workshop at Plush (4296 Main. St.) Miriam Melanson of Flaming Angels returns with her flowers, feathers, and bits 'n baubles to lead this workshop. Come and create the perfect toppers to finish off the outfits you're wearing to those garden parties/barbecues/ weddings/flip-flop soirees. Workshop fee is $35, all materials included. Drop by the shop or call 604 708 5199 to book your spot!

Jul. 31 & Aug. 28 Portobello West Fashion & Art Market at the Creekside Community Recreation Centre (1 Athletes Way - Olympic Village). Find your style at Portobello West market, the last Sunday of the month. Meet over 65 local artists and designers and shop for one-of-a-kind fashion and art. 12-5 p.m. Admission $2, children under 12 free. Check out the webiste at www.portobellowest.com for information on how to become a Market member and receive free admission and discounts.

Aug. 4-27 Portobello Petite at the Rize Pop-up Shop (Kingsway and East 10th Ave.) Elroy Apparel, Jenn Ellis, Street Cat Designs, littleMoSo and Beta5 Chocolate will be showcasing and selling their wares at the unique retail space. 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. For more information to go www.portobellowest.com.