24 April 2010

come see me and people more awesome than me TOMORROW

I realize this is totally last minute (been BUSYYYY, it's been great) but if you follow me on twitter - if you do, I pity you for my incessant tweeting. Though it has gotten better, right? I WENT TO TWITTER REHAB! Kind of. Anyway - you'll realize I've been tweeting occasionally about this event.

Panel Discussion: Asian Americans in the Fashion Industry
Hosted by Columbia University's Asian Pacific American Awareness Month and Hoot Magazine

Columbia University's Asian Pacific American Awareness Month and Columbia University's first and only fashion publication, Hoot Magazine (hootmag.org), is hosting a mega-panel discussion with top Asian American figures in the fashion industry in order to promote the education and discussion of fashion and careers in fashion. In accordance to this year's theme, "Deeper," we hope to dive deeper into exploring the different ways in which Asian Americans have made revolutionary contributions.

Speakers include:
SuChin Pak, MTV Correspondent (Moderator)
Humberto Leon, Creative Director and Co-Founder of Opening Ceremony
Carol Lim, CEO and Co-Founder of Opening Ceremony
Joe Zee, Creative Director of ELLE & Stylist (newest confirmed panelist!)
Tina Chai, Stylist
Aya T. Kanai, Stylist
Phillip Lim, Fashion Designer
Patrick Li, Creative Director of Li, Inc
Ujjwala Raut, Model
EJ Samson, Online Editor of Teen Vogue
Arabelle Sicardi, Fashion Blogger of Fashion Pirates
The limited number of tickets (only $5 each) can be reserved through the TIC box in Lerner Hall or online at https://www.ovationtix.com/trs/pe/8095855. You may also purchase your tickets and pick up your will-call tickets at the door, but please be aware that seating will not be guaranteed last-minute.

A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Tibetan Village Project to aid in relief for those devastated in the Yushu earthquake in China.

RSVP on Facebook and invite your friends here:

I do hope to see some of you guys there! Say hi to me if you recognize me, I dyed my hair again hahaha.


Bella said...
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Bella said...

i love your blog and how charismatic and brilliantly fun your posts are. i also enjoy hearing about your love of thrifting and vintage and comme des garcons and, of course, fashion.

see (umm read?) me at:

Bella said...

whoops..i meant http://canihavefashionwiththat.blogspot.com/

Felicia Marcellina said...

awesome. fashion event?

Lucy in the Sky said...

I wish I could go! But I'm all the way in the West Coast... So awesome that this event is a part of Asian American Heritage Month! <3

M said...

WOW Arabelle, this is great and you're in quite the lineup! Really wish this was recorded so I could watch online. Congrats!


kirstyb said...

sounds brilliant xxxx

susie_bubble said...

I'm very intrigued to see how this turns out...wonder if they're gonna be putting up vids...

v [ hobovogue ] said...

AHHH i was at the event!!! ... and i just discovered your blog a few days ago. i think i really died a little when i read the program and noticed you were on it!!!! i had a mini squeal and people turned around and looked at me funny... i had to leave early and didn't get a chance to say hi, but i just wanted to say, you were really inspiring and regardless of whether the parentals support you or not, KEEP BLOGGING because you're awesome at it!

also, it's funny that the first issue you got of vogue was the one you were in.. hahaha i'm a die hard fan of vogue, interning there right now actually but my internships about to end ... :[ anyway just wanted to drop by and say hi and how amazed i am that it was just a few days ago that i stumbled upon your blog and i already saw you in person. amazing amazing amazinggg...

(hope i didn't creep you out too much, but i'm so excited!!) :)

<333, v


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