ezra brooks presents:
gent fashion show
Featuring three prestigious designers with curated collections from Shan Keith, Paulie Gibson and OSO in an exclusive and intimate showcase, the Ezra Brooks Presents GENT Fashion Show kicks off at 7 p.m. Friday, March 2, at Encore at Forest Park, St. Louis’s most luxurious new residential complex. Your $50 ticket includes an open bar and appetizers. Doors open at 6 p.m.
Shan was a finalist on Season 1 of Project Runway: Under the Gunn where he received raved reviews, showcased his work in numerous fashion shows and Expo’s, first place winner of 2008’s Pronto Fashion designer, 2008’s Project Design of St. Louis Fashion Week and has been featured in many articles across the Midwest and countless of blogs. FashionInsider.com Alexander T. Thompson has named him “…St. Louis’s next big project to hit the runway in the fashion industry and says that he captivates the audience’s attention with his designs…”
St. Louis Native that has had runway shows in LA, St. Louis, Cincinnati, Omaha and Phoenix Fashion Week. He was also featured on America’s Next Top Model. Paul is a contemporary menswear designer brand sold in higher-end retailers around the world. His line offers fashion to men on their late 20s -late 40s: “creative professionals who are active, travelers who express themselves through their apparel”
oso: a style lab
OSO style lab is an exploratory retail space that welcomes the curious customer with its unique selection of awesome clothing, accessories, gifts + gear. “East Coast meets West Coast” and “a mix of high and low culture.” This is how co-owner Jen Rieger describes the shop. OSO is a lifestyle store that sells “smaller brands that you won’t find in major department stores.” Some of the brands are local, while others are from Los Angeles, New York, Europe and Japan.