Night of Stars Gala
Event Date Sep 17, 2009
Time 6:00pm
Member Fee $85.00/Individuals & $150.00/Couple [Login to get member fee]
Table Fee $750.00/Table
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Contact Tel 602.614.9613
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Fashion Icons to be Honored at Night of Stars

Thursday, September 17th, 6:00 p.m. at the Firesky Resort & Spa

In celebration of our 10-year anniversary in Arizona, FGI will recognize 10 local fashion and design industry icons for their amazing contributions over the last decade at our Night of Stars gala on September 17, 2009. The evening will consist of a networking/cocktail hour, silent auction, raffle and sit-down dinner, followed by the awards presentation. The distinguished list of honorees includes: YES / Arizona Republic; Amy Videan, Saks Fifth Avenue; Neiman Marcus; Judith Everett, Northern Arizona University; Kiran Rai, Sir Alistair Rai; photographer Ellen Barnes; jewelry designer French Thompson; Dennita Sewell, Phoenix Art Museum; Tom Simon, HUB Clothing; and fashion collector Robert Black.

The cost to attend is $85 for individuals, $150 for couples, and $750 for a table of 10. Space is limited. Pre-payment is required and can be made with VISA/Mastercard at, or mail checks payable to FGI-AZ to 4032 N. Miller Road #104, Scottsdale, AZ  85251. For more information, please contact Tracy Rasinski at 602-614-9613 or The deadline for reservations is Thursday, September 10th.


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Since 1983, The Fashion Group International has honored icons, stylemakers and transformers of fashion and design at its annual Night of Stars Gala.

Always an evening of celestial proportions past honorees include: Burt Tansky, Carolina Herrera, Valentino, Giorgio Armani, Stella Mc Cartney, Helmut Lang, Sandra Bullock, Marc Jacobs, Audrey Hepburn, Tom Ford, The Fendi Family, Ferry Porsche, Sean "P Diddy"Combs, Manolo Blahnik, Richard Avedon, George Lucas, Oscar de la Renta, David Rockwell, The Lauder Family, Alexander McQueen, Tiffany and Company,Diane Sawyer, Karl Lagerfeld, Geoffrey Beene, Ali Mac Graw, Angela Bassett, Baz Luhrmann and Catherine Martin, Gwyneth and Bruce Paltrow, Bill Cunningham, Suzy Menkes and many, many more.