LOS ANGELES, Oct 13, 2011/ — The French Trade Commission-UBIFRANCE and The Mark Kearney Group are presenting the dazzling 5th edition of “The Jewels of France,” an exclusive trunk show featuring spectacular new collections by some of the most renowned jewelers in France, from October 18-20, 2011.
Expect the rich, famous and philanthropic as the Haute Joaillerie from the ateliers of Place Vendôme illuminates Beverly Hills for a week of excitement and glamour.
The Opening Night Reception on October 18th, 6:00-8:30 pm, will be held under the patronage of David Martinon, Consul General of France. A-list celebrity guests will step out on the red carpet at 5:30 pm to celebrate prestigious French jewelers and culture, from wine and Haute Cuisine to fashion and music.
Models will be wearing the “beaux bijoux” and debuting fashion designer Kevan Hall’s “drop-dead glamorous” evening gowns. The champagne bubbles will flow to the cool vibe of French DJ Narc, under the floating, sophisticated Aqua Creations by Unici. Proceeds will benefit the Arthritis Foundation’s Juvenile Arthritis programs. www.arthritis.org
The evening will inaugurate a spectacular three-day trunk show, which will showcase seven jewelers who embody French expertise, quality and craftsmanship. This trunk show will be launched at world famous Jewels by Nasrin Imani, 9777 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, from Tuesday, October 18th to Thursday, October 20th. www.nasrinimani.com
The Closing Night Reception on October 20th, 5:00-8:00 pm, will be held at Perrin Paris, an elegant boutique offering luxury leather goods in Beverly Hills. Proceeds from the evening will benefit the Los Angeles Dream Center. www.dreamcenter.org