Behind the scenes at 9West/CFDA Fashion Targets Breast Cancer, May 2011


Nigel Barker in action



Make Up stylist Itsuki's assistant curling the eyelashes on a model



Hair Stylist Ben Skervin adds hair extensions to model Carolyn Murphy



Stylist Leslie Framer custom cut each tank top



Carolyn Murphy with Nigel Barker



You'll see these models walking around with these boots on during New York Fashion Week



It's all about the pedometer measuring how many miles the model walks from castings, to fittings, to shows. For every mile a girl walks $1 will be donated to Fashion Targets Breast Cancer

Back in May I had the opportunity to visit the Highline Studio's on West 15th for a day to shoot the behind the scenes action at the 9West/CFDA Runway Relief Fall campaign drive.

3 shifts of models started to trickle in at 8 am, 8:45, and 9:30. Nigel Barker was the photographer, Itsuki did makeup, Leslie Framer was the wardrobe stylist, and Ben Skervin was responsible for hair.

The point of the day was ultimately to raise funds for the Fashion Targets Breast Cancer foundation. Participating models will wear boots during New York Fashion Week equipped with pedometers and for every mile they walk according to their pedometer in the boots, $1 will go to Fashion Targets Breast Cancer.

To learn more visit NineWest.com/runwayrelief.

9 comments :

Page said...

gorgeous!
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Bri said...

This is a very cool project, love that the boots have the pedometer in them.

Will you be announcing the total raised?

401 said...

Wow, that's a really great idea! Great shots.

Viola said...

amazing pics <3

rental mobil said...

Very nice, thanks for sharing.

Michelle Lee said...

amazing project

Anonymous said...

What a fantastic idea and for a great cause! We all know those models walk miles to and from shows!

Anonymous said...

Who makes those pedometers? do you know the brand?

juanthegarage@gmail.com said...

nigel with hairs?
so suprising !!!!

http://juanthegarage.blogspot.com/

 

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